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Fictional Footsteps

Stephen King’s hotel of horrors

Colorado’s Stanley Hotel inspired Stephen King’s horror classic, The Shining. More than 30 years later, the hotel remains as historic – and haunted – as ever.
Read more… 27 March 2014

The mysterious cliff dwellers of Mesa Verde

The inhabitants of Colorado’s Rocky Mountains vanished long before Europeans arrived, but the canyon palace they left behind rewrote the history of the American West.
21 June 2013

Worldwide Weird

World’s most unusual key collection

Colorado’s 12-room Baldplate Inn has a collection of more than 30,000 keys, including keys reported to be from Buckingham Palace, the Pentagon and Mozart’s wine cellar.
Read more… 24 April 2012

Historic hotels of Colorado

Five hotels that once played host to presidents, railroad and mining tycoons, combine Old West charm with New Age luxury.
Read more… 03 January 2011

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