Top Reasons You Should Think About Planning Trip to Denver, CO

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Are you sick and tired of going on the same boring vacation? Thinking about looking for a new and exciting place to go?Here are a few reasons that you should think about taking Denver tours as part of a fun mountain vacation.

According to a recent survey, Denver has 300 days of annual sunshine, more annual hours of sun than San Diego or Miami. Though many tour Denver or Denver info books will tell you that this is because of the fact that the sun feels warmer because you are closer to it, but this is not actually true.

he dome of the Colorado State Capitol is covered with 200 ounces of 24K gold, but the really priceless building material was used inside as wainscoting. It is Colorado onyx, a rare stone found near Beulah, Colo. The entire world’s supply was used in this building and no more has ever been found. State law prohibits building any structure that would block the view of the mountains from the State Capitol.

Metro Denver collects more for the arts on a per capita basis than any other city. The seven county Denver metro area, which is a rather astounding area the size of the entire state of Connecticut, has a self imposed 10th of a cent sales tax for the arts that raises up to 36 million dollars a year. This money is then distributed to about 300 arts organizations and facilities that are based in the city and state. It can always be interesting to tour Denver since you will undoubtably see a lot of beautiful pieces of artwork.

Colorado is the only state in history, to turn down the Olympics. In 1976 the Winter Olympics were planned to be held in Denver. A rather astounding 62 percent of all state voters choose, at almost the last minute by the way, not to host the Olympics, because of the cost, pollution and population boom it would have on the State Of Colorado, and the City of Denver. You might think that this could be a big notch in the Denver events belt, but it is much more important for the citizens of the city to help to protect

Abundant nesting and migrating birds and other native animals provide what many bird watching enthusiasts have referred to as a world class watchable wildlife experience. Bald eagles and other raptors, sandhill cranes, shore birds and water birds can be seen seasonally at San Luis Lakes near Alamosa. If you love birds and are thinking about going on a trip soon, you should tour Denver so that you have the opportunity to see some of these amazing birds. Good refereneces: finddenvertours.com

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