Hot Topics

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.

Filed under:
+ Enlarge Photo
Shrink Photo
Telluride, Colorado
Start Over

Gallery Link:

View All

Photography by Telluride Tourism

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.

Loading...

Please forgive us, this gallery is really popular.

We sent a note to our support staff about the glitch you just experienced. Please click the button below to reload your content.

You May Also Like

2012 London Summer Olympic Venues

Take a look at the venues where the world's best athletes will compete during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. Venues that include Olympic Stadium, Wembley Stadium, Wimbledon and the Velodrome.

London's Olympic Games on a Budget

Heading to London for the 2012 Summer Olympics? Check out these free events and see the athletes in action.

Top 10 Florida Beaches

Kick off your flip-flops and get ready to sunbathe on these amazing beaches in Florida. Find out which beaches in the Sunshine State made our must-see list.

We Recommend

Most Popular

Swimsuits Around the World

From the cover-it-all-up burkini to the let-it-all-hang-out Brazilian ...

No Passport Required

Forgot to renew your passport? Didn't apply for one in time? That ...

Hot Winter Vacations

Heat things up! Our staff chose 10 picturesque destinations for ...

Travel Channel Sweepstakes Winners

Take a look at previous winners of Travel Channel's monthly and VIP ...

Celebrities' Favorite Beach Vacations

When celebs need a little R&R, the world’s most exotic beaches, ...

More Travel Inspirations

Food Network Star Salvation
Food Network Star Salvation

See which eliminated FN Star finalist gets another chance in Star Salvation.

Food Network Eats
FN Kitchen Atlanta: Now Open!

Traveling this summer? Stop by Food Network Kitchen's gourmet market.

HGTV Brother vs. Brother
The HGTV Renovation Showdown is Back

See past renovations and watch the Property Brothers battle for round two.