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Downtown USA: Old Movie Theatre Love
Downtown USA: Old Movie Theatre Love

February 20, 2024

Two Nights & More Tacos in Tempe, Arizona
Two Nights & More Tacos in Tempe, Arizona

February 13, 2024

A Small Town Worth Visiting in Colorado: Meeker
A Small Town Worth Visiting in Colorado: Meeker

February 5, 2024

The Best Views in Colorado: HeidiTown Style
The Best Views in Colorado: HeidiTown Style

January 29, 2024

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Luna Theatre, Clayton, New Mexico, HeidiTown
Travel

Downtown USA: Old Movie Theatre Love

There is one feature of many downtowns that always gets my attention and that is the old movie theatre (or theater). You know what I’m talking about. It is sometimes that boarded-up vintage building with a dirty, marque that reads: ... [ Read More ]
Two Nights & More Tacos in Tempe, Arizona. HeidiTown (1)
Arizona, Travel

Two Nights & More Tacos in Tempe, Arizona

This wasn’t a road trip. Occasionally, I get on a plane, and when I do, I usually write about it.  My college years are a time I remember fondly. Partly, because I was really, quite good at college, all of ... [ Read More ]
A Small Town Worth Visiting in Colorado: Meeker
Colorado

A Small Town Worth Visiting in Colorado: Meeker

I’m going to write a series of “small town articles.” I won’t be highlighting the usual Colorado towns that appear on all the “hot” Rocky Mountain town lists. While I love those too, for good reasons, these are the kind ... [ Read More ]
Best View in Colorado Kenosha Pass HeidiTown.com
Colorado

The Best Views in Colorado: HeidiTown Style

Here’s the thing… there are “no best views” in Colorado because they are all great! I name a few in this post, but there are so many more (I even have pictures of a lot that I couldn’t share because ... [ Read More ]
Don't be Bored This Winter Festivals Abound. HeidiTown
Colorado, Festivals

Don’t be Bored This Winter: Festivals Abound

HeidiTown got its real start when it became all about festivals around 2010. This virtual town was around before then, but once I started concentrating on events and festivals, things took off and the town grew.  My first 5K! Running ... [ Read More ]
A Show in the Mountains Beaver Creek, Colorado HeidiTown (5)
Colorado, Movies, Theater, Travel

A Show in the Mountains: Beaver Creek, Colorado

Spending a weekend in Beaver Creek makes me feel like a fancy person, which I am not, but I play one at this Colorado ski resort. By the way, Beaver Creek Resort is in Avon, Colorado, one exit past Vail ... [ Read More ]
HeidiTown Year in Review
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HeidiTown Year in Review: Where are the Flying Cars?

How is it nearly 2024? Shouldn’t we have flying cars by now? As a kid who grew up on The Jetsons and Back to the Future, the lack of flying vehicles is disappointing. We do have cars that drive themselves (sort ... [ Read More ]
Come for the Party, Stay for the Party: Breckenridge, Colorado
Colorado, Festivals

Come for the Party, Stay for the Party: Breckenridge, Colorado

We took a break from visiting Breckenridge because we’d frequented this Colorado mountain town so much that some HeidiTown citizens thought we lived there. So, I didn’t put it on the travel list for a few years (then the pandemic ... [ Read More ]
The Themed Road Trip: A Fun Way to Travel
Travel

The Themed Road Trip: A Fun Way to Travel

A festival or event is a great reason to road trip, and I still do it, albeit less often these days. So, what gets us on the road? For some, it’s a visit to see family, but for many of ... [ Read More ]
Food Memories from the Road. Gaetono's Italian Denver. HeidiTown
Travel

Food Memories from the Road

Food plays such a big role in our lives. Not only does it keep us alive, but it also plays a huge part when it comes to making memories. For instance, many of my travel memories are food-related.  Gaetono’s Italian ... [ Read More ]