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Inside Background
The Durango Area Tourism Office (DATO) is located at 802 Main Avenue. It’s open...
Last edited: November 19, 2014
The weather in Durango, which sits at more than 6,500 feet above sea level, is...
Last edited: May 29, 2007
Once a frontier mining town, Durango draws thousands of tourists year-round for...
Last edited: May 19, 2012
Mild to Wild Rafting and Jeep Trail Tours is a company that offers a wide range...
Last edited: June 03, 2009
Inside Transportation
Durango is located in southwest Colorado , near the Four Corners , where the...
Last edited: October 21, 2011
Durango is set on the banks of the Animas River, between U.S. Highway 160 and...
Last edited: October 21, 2011
Inside Things to Do
Special events and festivals go on all year in the Durango area. Many celebrate...
Last edited: July 21, 2006
Take the kids to the Children’s Museum of Durango for hands-on activities that...
Last edited: May 19, 2012
Durango Colorado is a beautiful little mountain town near Four Corners in the...
Last edited: November 19, 2007
The main attraction in Durango is undoubtedly a steam-train trip on the famous...
Last edited: July 10, 2006
There’s plenty to do in Durango after dark. Several good nights can be had at...
Last edited: July 21, 2006
Shoppers in Durango have more than 500 retail stores to choose from, with...
Last edited: May 29, 2015
When it comes to outdoor recreation, the Durango area offers an enormous range...
Last edited: May 19, 2012
Tips on Carefully Choosing your River Outfitter River rafting is one of the...
Last edited: April 03, 2010
Ghost town tours that leave from Durango, starts off with a breath taking drive...
Last edited: December 09, 2008
For a day trip from Durango, drive north on HWY 550 ending in Silverton, CO or...
Last edited: November 22, 2009
The popular Lower Animas River is great for families and groups with a large...
Last edited: March 25, 2010
The Durango Recreation Center at 2700 Main Avenue , Durango , CO,  is a...
Last edited: July 29, 2008
The 126 mile long Animas River is a free flowing river that offers fly fishing...
Last edited: November 19, 2014
The Animas River Trail is the single greatest thing to do in Durango.  It's a...
Last edited: July 11, 2014
Horseback-riding and stagecoach tours conducted by a husband and wife in...
Last edited: January 28, 2010
SheRide is a snowboard camp for women, by women, hosted historically at Durango...
Last edited: March 25, 2009
Inside Dining Scene
What's better than finding a hidden pub in a cool town that instantly makes you...
Last edited: January 28, 2009
Inside United States: For Foreign Visitors
Currency  The United States uses the United States dollar as its currency. The...
Last edited: May 04, 2015
A little preparation will help simplify the process of entering the United...
Last edited: September 12, 2014
Despite the best of intentions, accidents and illness happen when away from...
Last edited: April 03, 2015
Temperature in the United States... How Hot is HOT? How Cold is COLD?  100°F...
Last edited: May 14, 2015
General: The standard American telephone number is ten digits, such as (555...
Last edited: April 12, 2014
While tipping is not mandatory in most of the United States, it is customary in...
Last edited: March 25, 2015
In many states motels, hotels and innkeepers of any description are subject to...
Last edited: September 21, 2014
Being victimized by scandalous businesses when traveling is one of the sad...
Last edited: February 28, 2015
Depending on where you travel to in the U.S. bottle/container deposit laws...
Last edited: October 02, 2010
Car hire in the USA for incoming travellers How to rent a car abroad, what is...
Last edited: March 23, 2015
United States of America has a history of unified etiquette protocols that may...
Last edited: October 06, 2014
A discount shopping trip in the United States can be a real bonanza for...
Last edited: September 25, 2013
A popular holiday destination for international travellers is the United States...
Last edited: November 06, 2014
Canadian citizens flying between a Canadian and American airport require a...
Last edited: May 04, 2014
An important task prior to your international travel is to determine what visa...
Last edited: August 30, 2014
How to Save Money while travelling - Transportation A major expenditure when...
Last edited: October 20, 2014
When traveling, one of the major expenditures that must be planned is food and...
Last edited: September 19, 2014
A common discussion within travel communities is the question of independent...
Last edited: September 17, 2014
Before making international travel, it is important to determine the electrical...
Last edited: April 08, 2013
A common question seen on many of the Tripadvisor forums is something along the...
Last edited: October 26, 2014
  Some Anglophone Nations  United Kingdom On your first visit to the USA from...
Last edited: April 29, 2014
There are many Forum posts where people ask about how to use their Mobile Phone...
Last edited: December 17, 2013
When going for a holiday or even for a short trip a checklist with "not to...
Last edited: November 05, 2013
Eye Contact In the United States, most people consider it polite, and a...
Last edited: June 06, 2014
For those out there exploring the opportunity to travel around the world on a...
Last edited: September 18, 2014
Contents:  1. Understanding the "sales tax" on merchandise and food in the U.S...
Last edited: September 09, 2014
Travellers often schedule multiple cities during their holidays. When doing...
Last edited: November 11, 2014
The following links provide access to lots of travel and tourist information...
Last edited: December 10, 2014
This is a listing of SmartPhone and Tablet Apps that will be of benefit to the...
Last edited: June 02, 2014
One of the most common mistakes people make when traveling is being overly...
Last edited: November 06, 2014
Many visitors to the United States go to typical tourist areas like New York...
Last edited: April 27, 2015
In the U.S., there are certain customs about the young that may differ from...
Last edited: October 28, 2010
Everyone who arrives in the United States is processed by U.S. Customs and...
Last edited: January 11, 2014
If you are a citizen of a foreign country, and not a resident or citizen of the...
Last edited: November 10, 2014