11.27.2017

      It’s no secret that Fort Collins is something of a Microbrew Mecca. Beer is woven into our culture and at the forefront of restaurant guides and town branding. But what about wine? We rarely talk about it unless someone is making a joke about Franzia or...

11.02.2017

      Maybe you are a hostel hopping pro. Maybe you've never stayed at one before. Maybe you were about to and then someone talked you out of it. Whoever you are, you've probably heard some thoughts and opinions on hostels, both good and bad. Perhaps you've e...

10.13.2017

Put on those sweaters of questionable aesthetic value and pour yourself some hot apple cider because it is officially fall in Fort Collins!

The temperature is falling, the afternoon winds are making biking westward a cardio workout fit for an Olympic athlete and the pro...

07.20.2017

Every Tuesday night from 6pm-dusk, now until September 27th, City Park hosts all kinds of food trucks for the City Park Food Truck Rally!  Not only are there endless options of food, but there's live music, it's dog friendly, and it's always free.  What's better than h...

04.28.2017

Fort Collins harbors a community that loves its music. Every day of the week you can find an eclectic variety of music all over the city, and the best part is that most of it is free! While the Aggie Theater, Hodi’s Halfnote, and the Downtown Artery bring in larger act...

03.25.2017

Jim has attempted to walk across the United States five times...on foot.  He was born in Orange, New Jersey and raised in Livingston, New Jersey.  He is a four year Marine Corps veteran.  He is 55 years old and “qualifies for the Denny’s senior menu”.  In addition to h...

03.14.2017

This cold weather has me craving all of my cozy spots in Fort Collins! I am a dedicated coffee and tea drinker. I appreciate a quality, warm cup of black coffee in the morning just as much as I enjoy a hot cup of tea in the middle of the day- the idea of having my fing...

12.31.2016

Today I’m reflecting on 2016 and what a whirlwind it has been!  Between finishing up my year teaching in Korea, traveling to Japan, Philippines, Hong Kong, & Mexico, then arriving back at my home in Fort Collins and becoming a part of the Fernweh team. Through all of t...

12.10.2016

Hi everyone! I’m really excited to introduce myself as the Fernweh’s manager! My name is Jiela (like Sheila but with a soft “j” sound), and I have an extensive love for travel, people, & adventure. I was born and raised near Denver, Colorado, and eventually made my way...