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Triangulation Art – Baseline Road – Boulder, CO

by Jim Harrington Boulder Inn is very close to 28th Street and Baseline Road and only a five minute walk to the Baseline Pedestrian / Bike Underpass connecting the University of Colorado Campus to neighborhood retail and restaurants. Baseline Road is a major east-west street in Boulder, Colorado. It ends… Read more »

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Songs about Boulder, Colorado

by Jim Harrington It was surprising to find more country like songs mentioning Boulder than Grateful Dead lyrics. Dead and Company fill Boulder’s Inn neighboring University of Colorado football stadium in a way that Country bands do not. In the late 1970’s there was a resurgence and re imagining of… Read more »

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Dushanbe Tea House – Boulder, Colorado

Enjoy a nice warm soothing cup of local Celestial Seasoning tangerine tea in the Boulder Inn Chautauqua Breakfast Room before taking a quiet walk along the nearby Boulder Creek Path. Stroll downtown and discover in Boulder’s civic core not far from the historic Pearl Street Mall and next to the… Read more »

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rowdy mermaid

Boulder Kombucha – Rowdy Mermaid

By Jim Harrington Welcome to the Boulder Inn! We serve only the best kid friendly craft brews including Boulder’s own Rowdy Mermaid Kombucha. Kombucha is a fermented mushroom drink sweetened with green or black teas and other exotic ingredients. Rowdy Mermaid Kombucha was created by a dad and inspired by… Read more »

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Beer Bottle Design

Congratulations! You have made your intoxicating brew a mastery of subtle flavors ready for distribution to the thirsty masses. You now need to pick a container to both carry the brew and to deliver your marketing message. Truly the beer is your passion and your message but it needs to… Read more »

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Boulder, Colorado tattoo

Boulder Tattoo

Is it your first time to Boulder? Do you want to fit in? Then you want to dress the part like locals. Boulder wins awards for being the happiest, fittest, smartest, foodiest, entrpreneurialest,  greenest city in the nation. It is the hippest place at the foothills of majestic high mountains… Read more »

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Boulder Colorado Trolley

Boulder, Colorado Trolley  

by Jim Harrington  There be Tracks on Broadway! Not only tracks laid in the 1800’s to get miners to them Gold Hills out of town but tracks to also ferry people around town. Along Broadway, one of Boulder’s main arterial streets is evidence of trolley tracks that are remnants of… Read more »

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Tesla – Boulder, CO

by Jim Harrington From an early age Elon Musk’s space odyssey made the Tesla Motors impossible electric cars possible. Tesla Motors should not have been born. The last successful American car startup company, Ford, was born over 113 years ago. How could Tesla motors challenge the status quo? Traditional car… Read more »

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Dining Hall at Chatauqua

Chautauqua Park – Boulder, Colorado

by Jim Harrington Only 16 blocks away from the Best Western Plus Boulder Inn is the historic Chautauqua Park the 40 acre crowning gem in Boulders Mountain Park and Open Space land holdings that include 45,000 preserved and protected acres with over 150 miles of hiking trails. At the base… Read more »

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boulder weather

Boulder Colorado Weather

by Jim Harrington First day of summer vacation and very occasionally over a foot of snow can fall in the Boulder foothills. Even in the heat of July an afternoon thunderstorm can turn into a hail storm blanketing town and trails with marble sized snowballs. For an hour even Boulder… Read more »

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