The holidays are almost here, and you know what that means – it’s time to plan your winter and holiday vacations. With so many destinations to choose from, it can be hard to pick just one. Once you do have one in mind, you might not know what activities you want to fit into your vacation. One area you should definitely put on your vacation destination list for this holiday season is Denver, Colorado – here are just a few reasons why and what you should do while you’re there.
Holiday Shopping Spree
Have you been putting off your holiday gift shopping for the season? Luckily, Denver has plenty of stores big and small you can shop til you drop in. Look for all your new favorite fashions to start out the next decade in one of the many malls or small boutiques across the city. Just be ready to race against the holiday crowds, especially if you’re trying to purchase some new wardrobe essentials for 2020. The global clothing and textile industry is currently worth an estimated $2.560 trillion, meaning you might have to work through some crowded malls.
Adventure Away From The Cold
Not a fan of the cold weather that Denver gets during the winter season? There are still plenty of adventurous activity options available for you and your family. Check out one of the many escape rooms Denver has to offer while you’re traveling, especially if the weather outdoors doesn’t cooperate with your other plans. Make sure you bring a few extra friends or family members – in order for all parts of an escape room to be utilized, you should bring a group of four to eight people. It’s just one more way to include as many people as possible in your travel plans!
To really make the most of what the city has to offer, you have to experience some of Denver’s thriving nightlife. The entire state of Colorado is known for its high-quality beer and breweries; after all, there are over 180 breweries and brewpubs throughout the state of Colorado. However, the epicenter of Colorado’s brewing is in Denver. If you’re traveling with friends this holiday season, make sure you save time for a bar crawl so you can check out all the festive events going on in the city.
Delicious Seasonal Treats
Don’t forget to include meals when you’re planning your daily travel activities this holiday season. There are countless restaurants and dining experiences waiting for you in Denver, from fun and casual to high-end class. Save room for dessert as well – with the holiday season in full swing, plenty of places will be offering seasonal desserts and other treats that are sure to get you in the spirit of the season. If you need a last-minute stocking stuffer for someone on your list, maybe pick up some festive chocolates. After all, 2.8 billion pounds of chocolate are consumed in America each year, which is over 11 pounds per person; your gift is sure to be a hit.
With all the options for travel destinations this holiday season, one of the places that absolutely has to be on your list is Denver. This town has plenty to see and do, especially during the winter holiday season. What activities are you including on your to-do list to get you in the holiday spirit?