Breckenridge, Colorado: Travel Diary

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Photo via John Matychuk on Unsplash

"Winter Wonderland" is a superb way to depict how Breckenridge, Colorado looks this time of year. All throughout the mountains, snowflakes fall like confetti from the brisk winter sky. There are infinite Christmas lights on every tree throughout the city. Skiing and/or snowboarding on the slopes enables one to free themselves from the outside world and all their problems. Breckenridge, Colorado is a perfect get away vacation for families or couples of any age that appreciate adventure.

  Photo via Lauren Schimpf

Photo via Lauren Schimpf

  Photo via Lauren Schimpf

Photo via Lauren Schimpf

Snowboarding and skiing // The beautiful slopes are as breathtaking as they look to ski down. The snow is groomed to perfection, there are skiers of all different ages and skills, and many mountains designed for all experience levels.

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Photo by Alisha Hieb on Unsplash

Food // The town of Breckenridge, Colorado is very family-oriented. There are many stores to explore and various types of foods to dine at. There are mostly mainstream American food restaurants, which consist of delicious burgers and fries. There are also many unique restaurants which are famous for seafood, Italian food, Mexican food, and pizza which are all enormously tasty. For quick stops for lunch when you need a break in your skiing day there are many enjoyable stops at the top and bottom of the mountains. At those stops you can also warm yourself up with hot chocolate that is always a delight. For desserts in the city there are a few ice cream stores but also a candy shop to suffice all your junk food needs! Specifically, The Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory has delightful mint chocolate chip ice cream and yummy chocolate and caramel covered almonds.