Category Archives: Vail

What To Do in Vail – Summer

Like many people who visit mountain destinations like Vail, Colorado primarily in the winter to ski, I  had no idea what fantastic vacation retreats they can be in the summer. Ask any local and they will tell you in a … Continue reading

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Living Large in Vail – Luxury Lodging at The Ritz Carlton Vail, Colorado

In a great resort like Vail, every year seems to bring a newer, better, fancier resort or hotel to raise the bar even higher.  This year, The Ritz Carlton Residences is the one raising the bar for luxury resort lodging … Continue reading

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Amazing Arrabelle

On our visit to Vail we had the opportunity to visit The Arrabelle. Both inside and out, The Arrabelle is such a beautiful property. It is in a great location and has so many amenities, one of my favorite amenities … Continue reading

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Kid In a Candy Store

Yes, Vail is home to some of the best skiing in the world. Yes, Vail has incredibly nice accommodations and great restaurants. And yes, Vail is a great place to visit year around — but do you know what else? … Continue reading

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A Very Vail Afternoon

After a fast and furious working morning I was able to take some time off to enjoy Vail.  My afternoon started beautifully with a lunch at Tavern on the Square. Located within the Arrabelle at Vail Square, the lunch was … Continue reading

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The Gift that Keeps on Giving

A new bike, a Barbie dream house, a My Little Pony, a new CD — all things I asked Santa to bring me for Christmas as a child. As an adult, I recall getting some of them. Don’t know on … Continue reading

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Pinch Me, I Must Be Dreaming…

…Or maybe I have just died and went to heaven — or The Spa at Arrabelle in Vail, Colorado?? On a recent trip I was lucky enough to have the surreal experience of staying at the Arrabelle for a few … Continue reading

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Arrabelle ist Wunderbar!

The Arrabelle at Vail Square is straight out of a storybook!  The square itself has a classic European feel to it, complete with a glockenspiel and clock tower.  The area has been completely renovated to include an ice rink and fire pits for the winter festivities, and in … Continue reading

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Solaris. It’s the Cool Thing To Do

My most recent visit to Vail was also my first.  I have to say that the Vail Village is one of the cutest little places to wander around that I’ve found.  They have made many new improvements to the village … Continue reading

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Summer Sights in Colorado

Welcome!  My name is Laura, and I will be your ski director.  For anyone who didn’t watch Love Boat, welcome to my journey.  I am a ski vacation planner and your new best friend in mountain travel.   I love to … Continue reading

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