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Summer 2012 Hot Spots

Need a little inspiration to plan your summer escape? From lively Rio to laid-back Telluride, check out our picks for this summer’s hottest spots.

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Telluride, Colorado

Aspen's chilled-out neighbor, Telluride has the perfect recipe for a summer getaway: laid-back culture, outdoor adventures and plenty of summer festivals including its legendary Telluride Bluegrass Festival. The best way to take in the sweeping views: a 3-mile gondola ride.

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