Hotels in Boise, Idaho: The Modern Hotel and Bar

Hotels in Boise, Idaho: The Modern Hotel and Bar

1314 W. Grove St. Boise, Idaho 83702 (208) 424-8244 Modern Hotel & Bar Website The Modern Hotel is one of the most surprising hotels in Boise, and especially downtown Boise. It’s surprising because when I was a kid, it was a Travelodge motel, not much...
Visiting the Idaho State Capitol building

Visiting the Idaho State Capitol building

When visiting Boise, one of the most iconic buildings is the Idaho State Capitol building. There are plenty of ways to see the Capitol Building in Boise, whether on a tour of just walking on your own. Even though the Idaho State Capitol building is right in the middle...
Things to do in Boise, Idaho this summer

Things to do in Boise, Idaho this summer

Boise, Idaho is one of the rare cities that is amazing both in summer and winter. If you find yourself there during the hottest months of the year, you have quite a few things to choose from — whether you have kids or not, want to stay outdoors or indoors, and for any...
Hotels in Boise, Idaho: Residence Inn downtown Boise

Hotels in Boise, Idaho: Residence Inn downtown Boise

The Residence Inn is one of the newest hotels in Boise, Idaho and especially one of the newest hotels in downtown Boise. The downtown area is growing quickly, with dozens of hotels being built in the city just in the last few years. This downtown Boise hotel is...
Moving to Boise, Idaho: 2023 Tips

Moving to Boise, Idaho: 2023 Tips

Thinking of moving to Boise? There are many things you have to think about, including housing, jobs, and what living in Boise will be like — and especially if the city fits with your personality. I moved home to Boise in mid-2019 (even though I was born & raised...
Boise Restaurants: Flying Pie Pizzeria in Boise, Idaho

Boise Restaurants: Flying Pie Pizzeria in Boise, Idaho

Flying Pie Pizzeria is a staple in Boise, Idaho. The pizza shop has been around since 1979, and is a kitschy addition to the food scene in Boise. Flying Pie has five locations around the Boise area, and is a great place for pizza, salad, or beer. Flying Pie Website...
Visiting the Capital City Public Market in Boise, Idaho

Visiting the Capital City Public Market in Boise, Idaho

The Capital City Public Market is one of the most fun experiences in downtown Boise in summer. Although I had gone to the Capital City Public Market in Boise a few times a year, I never really appreciated all it had to offer until I moved home this time. You can...
Visiting the Old Idaho State Penitentiary in Boise, Idaho

Visiting the Old Idaho State Penitentiary in Boise, Idaho

The Old Idaho State Penitentiary is such a cool piece of history in the middle of Boise. Even though I lived in Boise for the majority of my life, I had never actually been to the Idaho Penitentiary — until now. The Old Idaho Penitentiary was the state prison in Idaho...
Boise Restaurants: The Taphouse Pub & Eatery

Boise Restaurants: The Taphouse Pub & Eatery

The Taphouse Pub & Eatery in Boise has quickly become a staple of the downtown landscape. The Taphouse opened in 2012 by owner Brian Forde with the goal of offering the most taps of any restaurant in Boise. The menu is diverse, ranging from salads to mac &...