Mountain Peaks Motel
Travel Blogs from Leadville
... to document my travels. I worked multiple film and photography jobs in various businesses after graduation before ending up in Colorado (see above Tolkien quote) as a ski photographer in Vail for the winter.
After completing my current position later in the spring, I would like to finish planning my round the world backpacking trip, with a planned departure date of mid July to early August. I have a pretty solid ...
... I admired the scene before me. I made a mistake not to take enough pictures at this beautiful scenery as my mind was so captivated by the beauty of splendid rolling mountains, palm-sweating steep cliffs, razor-sharp jagged mountain tops, abysmal canyons, and serpentine roads below me.
Driving back to Hertz, I felt content and fulfilled knowing that my addiction was satiated. I savored the blissful feeling I had while we were at the top of the ...
... uses fabrics that utilize vegetable
dyes. I would remember that for future reference. Either I was way
behind with my vocabulary or this town really leads the bleeding edge
of eco-friendly, organic fashion and design.
outdoor restaurants brim with conversations till late into the nights.
Many chefs graduated from the best culinary schools in ...
... amp; how much), and this was one of those times when it was good to know what an appropriate generous tip is. I think he got a few.
Anyway, the Broncos won, but the cheering was not huge (only from a few locals). We went back home to pack, light the fire, watch the Australian Open and relax. We'll see how the weather looks tomorrow.
As far as a day of doing nothing is concerned, this is a great place to do ...
... 1800's. It now has a population of about 2,600 and looks much like a deteriorated mining town. However, the downtown is neat and many of the buildings date to the period and the shops are nice. You can look at the houses and see at one time there was a lot of money in Leadville. There is still some mining in the area and when you look at how they rape the earth you wonder how they get away with tearing ...