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A Literary Tour of Salt Lake City

May 19, 2015 at 1:30PM Errin Pedersen Related Categories: Arts & Culture Shopping


Word nerds, rejoice! Salt Lake City is a haven for bibliophiles, which should be no surprise. After all, it hosts a world-renowned research university, its downtown library is one of the most visited tourist destinations in the state, and Utah is one of the most literate states in the country. Here are a few spots in SLC that will feel like home as you search for your next literary fix.

10 Fun Facts About Temple Square

May 12, 2015 at 3:57PM Nancy Kim Related Categories: Genealogy & History


Right in the center of downtown Salt Lake, the 35 acres of Temple Square pack in a lot of points of interest and history. Owned by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, the massive grounds offer a respite from the city's bustle and a fascinating day’s worth of exploration for history buffs, families, and art and architecture fans alike.

Here are some fast facts on the city’s most famous site.

Get the Facts About Ways to Save in Salt Lake

May 7, 2015 at 9:13AM Nancy Kim Related Categories: Arts & Culture Family Fun Restaurants & Bars Shopping

This is the Place Heritage Park

We all know that traveling can get expensive. Especially when there’s so much to see and do in a place like Salt Lake—shredding down mountains, “moving snow around” on bunny slopes, checking out the latest indie flicks, learning about unlocking life’s code or just hobnobbing with wild animals...at a bar or local zoo.

Luckily, a visit to Salt Lake doesn't have to break the bank. Let's dispel some myths about spending money, or having a good time, in Salt Lake.

Take a Unique Religious Tour Near Downtown Salt Lake

April 29, 2015 at 1:02PM Errin Pedersen Related Categories: Arts & Culture Family Fun Genealogy & History

 

Salt Lake has never been shy about being a destination for religious tourism. Temple Square, at the heart of the city, boasts millions of visitors annually, drawing both saints and sinners to bask in the beauty of its ten acres of manicured gardens, Tabernacle, and visitor’s center. However, Mormons don’t hold the monopoly on beautiful (and occasionally weird) religious art and architecture in the salty city.

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