How to Spend a Day in Boulder, Colorado

How to Spend a Day in Boulder, Colorado, Boulder, Colorado (B)

Boulder, Colorado, a once hippie-town based in the 1960's has now transformed into an affluent yet outdoorsy community that still has it's earthly roots. From organic sandwiches to Louis Vuitton handbag shops, Boulder is an eclectic mix between minimalism and materialism. 

Settled in 1858 as Boulder City, Boulder has come a long way since its pioneer days. Now the modern day settlers enjoy used book stores, tea houses and of course, organic food at one of many establishments in the Pearl Mall.

Located halfway between Denver and Rocky Mountain National Park, Boulder is a perfect place to spend an afternoon and see some historic sites. 

One of the most popular destinations for travelers and residents alike is to wander the car-free Pearl Street Mall. Located between eighth and twentieth street in downtown Boulder, this is the "People's Republic of Boulder" paradise. From art shops to cafes to bookstores, this is the place to find all things made local and also designer label goods.  ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: How to Spend a Day in Boulder, Colorado
Guide Location: USA » Boulder
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Elizabeth Kovar
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Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Pearl Street Mall
  • Red Letter Second Hand Books
  • Beat Book Shop
  • Boulder Arts and Crafts Gallery
  • Organic Sandwich Company
  • Trident's Booksellers
  • Boulder Dushanbe Teahouse
  • Boulder Creek Path