Archive for June, 2013

Jun 26 2013

Aspen airport update: More improvements coming soon

Published by under Aspen News

There’s been a lot of updates and improvements at the Aspen airport in the last year and a half, and now city planners have a game plan for the future – and exactly how the new Aspen-Pitkin County airport will look and feel. In November 2011, Pitkin County commissioners approved a $15.4 million runway extension, […]

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Jun 20 2013

New lanes make Aspen even more bicycle friendly

Published by under Aspen News

During the week of March 13-17, 2013, city crews around Aspen worked diligently to install new bicycle lanes on many of the Aspen streets. City government officials had previously voted to approve the lanes during discussion on how to ease the ongoing tension between cyclists and motorists. New lanes are designated by white lines painted […]

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Jun 12 2013

Tips For Dealing With Altitude Sickness When In Aspen

Published by under Local Interest

If your plans include traveling to high-altitude conditions, one thing to remember is to be knowledgeable about altitude sickness – just in case. Mountain destinations, such as Aspen, have less oxygen than cities at sea level, and sometimes visitors can feel “ill” due to the altitude change. Symptoms of altitude sickness include shortness of breath, […]

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Jun 04 2013

Just the FAQs: Our Front Desk Experts Answer Your Questions About Vacationing in Aspen, Colorado – Part III

Published by under Frias Properties

This week, our blog team concludes a three-part series on frequently asked questions (FAQs) about vacations and vacation rentals in Aspen, Colorado. At Frias Properties of Aspen, our front desk agents handle all kinds of requests. Their main focus is to assist guests and potential guests with anything they might need. Which made our blog […]

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