Articles Tagged ‘Boulder’

Travel Like a Local: Be a $5 Culture Vulture

Travel Like a Local: Be a $5 Culture Vulture October 19, 2010 | Featured, Local Insight | Read More
Travelling is expensive. We know this, and we feel your pain. That’s why, for this week’s Local Expert Challenge, we asked our eyes and ears on the ground to tell us about cultural attractions in their destinations that a) had an entrance fee under $5 and b) were not free. Needless to say,...

Travel Like a Local: Find the Places You’ve Never Heard Of

Travel Like a Local: Find the Places You’ve Never Heard Of August 20, 2010 | Around the World, Travel Tips | Read More
It’s that time again when we challenge our worldwide network of Local Experts to give us their most specific, über-relevant on-the-ground travel advice. It’s the Local Expert Challenge! This week, we challenged our experts to betray their local loyalties and spill the beans on some of their...

Travel Like a Local: Roller Coasters on Coney Island, Rubber Duck Races in Boulder, and more

Travel Like a Local: Roller Coasters on Coney Island, Rubber Duck Races in Boulder, and more May 28, 2010 | Local Insight | Read More
The last weekend in May means sun in most places (though not Calgary, AB, where they’re expecting record snowfall. Brrr!), a road-trip and/or an extra day to do nothing at all if you’re in the US, and the warm, cuddly knowledge that summer is just around the corner. For those of you still...

Dancing in the Dark: Snapshot of Earth Hours Around the Globe

Dancing in the Dark: Snapshot of Earth Hours Around the Globe March 29, 2010 | Eco-Travel, Local Insight | Read More
Last Saturday, March 27th, the World Wildlife Fund organized its third annual Earth Hour to inspire action around creating a more sustainable future. Millions of individuals and business participated across the globe by turning off their lights for one hour at 8:30 pm local time, and our very own NileGuide...

Insider’s View: Locals Weigh in on the Top Dos & Don’ts in 10 Cities

Insider’s View: Locals Weigh in on the Top Dos & Don’ts in 10 Cities October 19, 2009 | Travel Tips | Read More
Want to feel like a local, no matter where you travel? Get the inside scoop from our team of local experts on what to avoid and what to do in 10 of the world’s best vacation spots, from Boulder to Barcelona. 1. Istanbul:

A Local Expert’s Guide to Eating Healthy and Veggie in Boulder

A Local Expert’s Guide to Eating Healthy and Veggie in Boulder May 19, 2009 | Colorado, Food Lovers | Read More
Boulder is infamous for its environmentalists, its health nuts, and its animal rights activists/compassionate eaters, so it’s only natural that the city has a wealth of vegetarian and vegan cuisine options. V.G. Burgers, for instance, is a vegan fast food joint that serves up the perfect, all-American...