• TIO Guest Travelogue: Snapshots of Havana

    2 weeks ago.

    Hola Cuba!   I become giddy as we near the island of Cuba. My seat mate, a heating and air-conditioning salesman from San Diego, is bouncing up and down in his seat too. It isn’t that we are defying U.S.…

  • OHMigod! A Dance with an Electric Beauty

    4 weeks ago.

    Sus and I had a romantic weekend in Denver that ended with a quick kiss at the airport as she headed for New York and I, with one major stop, drove back to Telluride. Before making my way through the…

  • TIO Denver: Weekend Getaway

    4 weeks ago.

    Our recent weekend in Denver proved that getting high in the Mile High City does not necessarily twin with cannabis and vaporizers. At the end of the cultural banquet that defined our romantic getaway, we did indeed inhale – the pure…

  • TIO in Hawaii: Whales, Turtles, & Surf, Oh My!

    3 months ago.

      Not long after we finished our marathon run around America in early November, Sus and I decided we wanted to take a "warm break" this winter. Susan hasn't done much downhill skiing the past few seasons, favoring x-country, so…

  • 2015 Top-Ranked Western Ski Resorts, Telluride

    7 months ago.

    Guess who came in #4 overall. The following blurb by Rob Story was excerpted from Ski Magazine. We don’t want to take undue credit, but following years of elite rankings in SKI’s Resort Guide Scenery category—including No. 1 yet again…

  • Telluride/Montrose Air Service Takes Massive Jump

    7 months ago.

    With North America’s #1 Resort Ranking (Condé Nast Traveler Reader’s Poll) and coming off a record year for visits, Telluride has announced a 20% increase in destination flights this winter. Highlights include a 46% growth in seats from Dallas (DFW),…

  • Moab Music Festival: Music in ‘A Miracle of a Place’

    8 months ago.

    If you're looking to get out of town for the Labor Day Weekend, you just might want to consider The 22nd Annual Moab Music Festival which opens this week with both indoor and outdoor concerts. As thousands of Utah Symphony…

  • Places That Make You Say 'Om': Yoga Retreats for Every Personality

    8 months ago.

    As one of the founders of RE:Treat, a yoga-inpired lifestyle adventure company, I do concur with this article's author that "yoga is not a one-size-fits-all activity."  Here are several excerpts from Erica Bray's look a variety of retreats for varying…

  • Maximize Your Vacation Happiness

    9 months ago.

    From the Editors at Outside Magazine... Even if you're not literally running off into the sunset, a well-planned vacation will feel like it. You’ve likely got a vacation coming up soon. Whether you’re headed abroad for a week or simply…

  • The 7 Most Amazing Outdoor Hidden Gems in Colorado

    9 months ago.

    Colorado is a wonderful place to live. No matter how long you’ve been here, there are still amazing, outdoor places to discover. Wild west, nature loving, and out-of-this-world hidden gems that will surprise you, and take your breath away. 303 Magazine has rounded…

  • 7 Tips On How To Crowdfund Your Travels

    10 months ago.

    Author, global nomad, and public speaker, Francis Tapon, has some interesting thoughts on crowdfunding your travels in this guest blog post on Gobackpacking.com: It sounds like an impossible dream: a bunch of people throw money at you so that you…

  • Cave-Dwelling In Spain Offers A Welcome Inconvenience

    10 months ago.

    OZY Writer Laura Secorun Palet, contributed this article to NPR about people who've chosen an "underground" (literally) way of life. Have you ever fantasized about getting away from it all — going somewhere without smartphones, computers or Twitter? Tuning out…

  • Telski: Mountain Golf, the Only Way to Play

    12 months ago.

    Telluride Ski Resort Offers Amazing Early Season Golf Package Surrounded by massive peaks reaching high into the beautiful Colorado blue sky, clean and cool mountain air, and lush, green forest, there is no better place to get away and play…

  • TIO on the Road: How I Spent My Spring Vacation

    1 year ago.

    Like a lot of Telluridians, we tend to travel during the Spring and Fall off-seasons. Winter and Summer most of us are pretty busy either enjoying what our area has to offer, helping others enjoy what we have to offer,…

  • This is the ONE Tourist Trap You're Missing Out On In Each U.S. State

    1 year ago.

    Once the  Telluride ski resort closes  and we head into the "mud season" many Telluride locals head off to their favorite beaches and other exotic destinations around the world.  Some of us however, look forward to getting into our cars…

  • Spring Sunday: The Spring Break Unwind

    1 year ago.

    It takes a while for the mind to adjust to vacation. Consciously, we think we’re relaxing. We go through the motions of relaxing. We do yoga. Drink beer. Stretch out in the sun. Sleep in. Yet, for me, it isn’t…