Vail Valley’s Best Kept Secret: Why You Should Stay at the Westin Riverfront Resort and Spa
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Vail Valley’s Best Kept Secret: Why You Should Stay at the Westin Riverfront Resort and Spa

Needing a change of scenery for creative inspiration, some decompression time and wanting to get in a few ski turns, I took a mini-vacation to the Vail Valley.  I was excited to stay for the first time at the Westin Riverfront Resort and Spa at the base of Beaver Creek Mountain in Avon, Colorado.  It’s … Continue reading

Apres Shopping at La Bottega in Vail
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Apres Shopping at La Bottega in Vail

La Bottega is my favorite place for Italian food in Vail.  I stumbled upon the sunny patio I love a few years ago while covering the then Teva Mountain Games.  When I was in Vail for an afternoon of GoPro Mountain Games and shopping recently, I got to introduce my friend Christy to this lovely … Continue reading

Summer Sangria in Vail
Travel Tastes

Summer Sangria in Vail

I’m really picky on sangria so rarely drink it.  But, at La Bottega I’ll drink it all afternoon long!  They have red and white.  It was a very warm sunny afternoon when I was in Vail recently so I opted for the white. With bite size pieces of apples, it was crisp, light and refreshing…like … Continue reading