Fort Logan Urban Hiking Denver

Peaceful Suburbia After walking in Five Points earlier this week, ambling through Denver’s most southwestern neighborhood of Fort Logan was a peaceful change to the hustle and bustle of urban Denver. Over hill and dale, we found conservative ranch-style homes and an adventure into the Fort Logan National Cemetery. Read about our urban hiking trip… Continue Reading Fort Logan Urban Hiking Denver

Walking Southern Spain

Getting Around Southern Spain (Faro, Sevilla, Granada, Barcelona) One of the best things about traveling is its puzzle. Working out the logistics of getting from one place to another via the public transit options and within a budget can daunt the best logician at times. So, in the spirit of helping out a friend, here’s… Continue Reading Walking Southern Spain

Five Points Urban Hiking Denver

Filled with Pride “Five Points isn’t a neighborhood,” said our guide, “it’s a location manufactured by Denver’s Tramway and made up of several neighborhoods who didn’t want to be called Five Points.” Okay, got it. Thus, when you’re looking at Denver’s list of 78 neighborhoods, the City does call the area Five Points. It doesn’t… Continue Reading Five Points Urban Hiking Denver

Walking in Lisbon

Walking Lisbon I’ve been trying to get to Lisbon since 1986. After 30 years of waiting, I finally made it this week. What a treat, and I’m glad I waited so long. Portugal Is Everywhere Portugal has a long history of conquering and being conquered. It’s very proud of its original borders and its brotherhood/uncle… Continue Reading Walking in Lisbon

Cherry Creek Urban Hiking Denver

A Cherry Creek in the Middle of Business Who knew “Cherry Creek” is more than just a mall? I had no idea that an entire neighborhood sits north of the mall, and it’s filled with some fabulous history of famous and not-so-famous tidbits. Here’s my narrative of our urban hiking adventure through Cherry Creek. Not… Continue Reading Cherry Creek Urban Hiking Denver