In September I traveled across the US for about 2 weeks. I initially bought a flight to go to my good friend in Austin, Texas however discovered that the flight included a one night time layover in Denver. In the long run I assumed it could truly be sort of cool to spend an evening in a brand new state (I had by no means visited Colorado earlier than). I had no thought what to anticipate as the one factor I knew about Colorado was that it was one of many first states to legalize leisure marijuana…
I bought into Denver fairly late, sadly, arriving to the AirBnB round 5-6 PM. My flight was additionally early the subsequent day, so I solely had possibly 4-5 hours to discover the town. The host was good sufficient to present me a experience to downtown Denver.
16th Road Mall
My host dropped me off on the 16th Road Mall, which is definitely a one-mile lengthy avenue of eating places and shops.
They’ve a free shuttle which you can take up and down the road. Right here’s an image I took of a drunk woman using it…
Poke at Menya Noodle Bar
I made a decision to seize some Asian meals so I picked up some avocado poke and kimchi fried rice. They had been scrumptious!
Arcade on the Mall
I checked out this arcade on the mall. It was sort of like our model of Dave & Buster’s. They’d bars subsequent door and arcade video games which you can play with level playing cards you swipe.
The mall is fairly good!
Sadly there wasn’t time for me to take a look at any live shows, however SZA was taking part in the night time I used to be there. A bunch of superior R&B artists had been truly performing in Denver after I checked, so this can be one thing price trying out :).
And for those who actually need to, hashish is authorized right here!
I didn’t try this a lot in Denver as you’ll be able to inform, however I wished to present some fast suggestions in case you might be solely there for a number of hours. Please remark when you’ve got every other good suggestions!