Denver is the largest city and capital of the state of Colorado, USA. The city embraces its cowboy and mining past but at the same time also looks forward to the future with a vibrant arts, and performing arts scene, dozens of great outdoor festivals, and awesome neighborhoods. In addition, Denver is an outdoor enthusiasts heaven with its easy access to the Rocky Mountains. Try Denver for an alternative spring break spot that will not disappoint.
Denver is a vibrant city with activities for all. Outdoor enthusiasts will be right at home as Denver is located 15 miles from the Rocky Mountains. Skiing, hiking, and camping are just some of the activities that can be enjoyed not far outside of the city. The city is also host to four professional sports teams including the Denver Broncos and Colorado Rockies. Festivals and events such as the Rocky Mountain Balloon Festival, and the Starz International Film Festival can be enjoyed at various times throughout the year. The city is also home to the Denver Art Museum featuring works of art from around the globe. The Denver Mint is also located in the city and produces more US currency than any other mint.