It’s legal to possess and consume small quantities of marijuana in Colorado, but do it in private. Pot is sold by state-licensed shops.
Colorado has an unparalleled record for dinosaur discoveries. Fossils of most of the best-known of the giant reptiles were found here first.
Denver, the Mile High City, has the enviable distinction of having one of the prettiest scenic backdrops of any major city in the country.
Vail is the home of the world famous ski resort of the same name and dates back to just 1962. It is just 100 miles west of Denver on Interstate 70.
Boulder is known for its progressive politics, the University of Colorado and the tragic death of six-year-old Jon-Benet Ramsey.