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All About Funeral Potatoes

Have you heard all about funeral potatoes? Chances are good that even if you aren’t from Utah, if you have even visited Utah, then you have at least heard of funeral potatoes. Or maybe you even saw the walmart ads for funeral potatoes that were displaying online for a bunch of people a few months…

Best Thai Food in Salt Lake City

Traditional Thai Cuisine in the Heart of Salt Lake City Salt Lake City offers plenty of hidden gems that allow one to escape to unique and authentic cultural experiences. Some of the best thai restaurants in Salt Lake City are located right in the heart of downtown. A wide variety of dishes including thai noodlesmassaman curryyellow curry, soups, and even sweet desserts with sticky rice and coconut milk. Sawadee and Krua thai restaurants offer the best thai food in Salt Lake City. Both provide the staples of traditional thai dishes explained perfectly on Sawadee’s website.     Krua thai restaurant: Best massaman and yellow curry Located on 212 East, 500 South, Krua thai offers some of the best thai curry, second only to Thailand itself! Nestled on 5th south across from the library this small red establishment will transport their customers to another culture immediately. Upon entry one will notice the authenticity of the homely thai touches that complete the…

City Creek Center, Salt Lake City’s Shopping Center and Mall

City Creek Center is Salt Lake City’s mall and shopping center located in downtown Salt Lake City.  City Creek is one of Salt Lake City’s attractions that every resident and tourist must visit.  Located across the street from Temple SquareCity Creek Center is on top of every tourist list of things to do in Salt Lake City. The mall is situated on twenty acres with over 100 stores,…

City Creek Center: World-class Shopping, Dining, and Entertainment

When someone from Salt Lake City thinks about the best place for shopping, dining, and entertainment… the immediate thought is City Creek Center. The City Creek Center is a mixed-use development that houses an upscale shopping center, residential buildings, food court, and entertainment outlets. This world-class shopping and dining destination offers over 100 stores and restaurants. City Creek Mall is…

Explore City Creek Center: Salt Lake’s Shopping & Dining Experience

Step off your touring US Bus and enjoy a stop at City Creek Center, a unique shopping & dining destination in downtown Salt Lake Hop Off & Explore City Creek Center Next tour stop on your hop-on hop-off adventure with US Bus through town: City Creek Center, a recent must-see addition to everyone’s list of things to do in Salt Lake City. Situated in the heart…

The Lion House at Temple Square

History The Lion House found in Salt Lake City, Utah is a Latter-Day Saints (LDS) historic site within Temple Square. This LDS landmark, built in 1856 by Truman O. Angell, was designed as second home for Brigham Young, the 2nd prophet of the LDS religion. As such, the historic Lion House is full of beautiful architecture mirroring the LDS Temple and guarded by a stone lion for which it is…

Get a Bite at Rich’s Burgers ‘n Grub

Need a Place to Eat in Utah? Don’t Worry! We Got Your Back. There are plenty of good restaurants located in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah. Now, the hard part is choosing which restaurants are worth your time and how much room you have in your belly. As a local, one of the most underrated restaurants to go is Rich’s Burgers ‘n Grub. Get Your Grub on at Rich’s Burgers ‘n Grub Located on 30 Broadway, Rich’s Burgers is at the most convenient locations to grab a bite, especially if you are from out of town. At a centralized location, this restaurant is only a couple of blocks away from City Creek and a few feet away from the bars nearby. This restaurant is family friendly, but also date friendly. In addition to the friendly atmosphere, there is fast and high quality service. Instead of grubbing on some fast food, why not sit down and enjoy a juicy and delicious burger at Rich’s Burgers? Outside…

City Creek Center: World-class Experience in Salt Lake City

Utah’s Premium Dining & Shopping Location City Creek Center is an upper-class shopping center located near Temple Square in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah. City Creek officially opened to the general public in March 2012, and was built by the Corporation of the President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) and Taubman Centers, Inc. This extraordinary shopping center is built on approximately 20 acres (including offices and residential buildings), and has been estimated to cost around $1.5 billion. In 2012, City Creek Center was named the “Best Retail Development, USA” in the International Property Awards for North America. City Creek is definitely at the top of the list in places you must visit in Salt Lake City. Your Ultimate Retail Therapy Destination at City Creek Center Although there are other shopping centers in Salt Lake City, such as The Gateway, none of the alternatives offer the variety of…

Visit the Downtown Salt Lake City Farmers Market

The Downtown Salt Lake City Farmers Market: A Perfect Way to Spend Your Summer Morning! We are happy you have chosen to visit Salt Lake City. The Downtown Famers Market at Pioneer Park is celebrating its 25th year as one of Salt Lake City residents’ favorite ways to spend a sunny summer weekend morning, and visitors to the area will love this taste of Salt Lake City culture. The market supports local farmers, crafters, food trucks, and other small businesses by providing a space where fresh and hand grown or handmade goods can be sold to the Salt Lake City public. It’s all locally grown! Of all the farmers markets in Salt Lake City, the downtown market at Pioneer Park offers the widest variety of food, crafts, and entertainment. Come meander around the park, where you’ll find the freshest vegetables, fruits, honey, dairy products, grass-fed meat, baked goods, homemade…

Night Life in Salt Lake City, Enjoy Yourself

Night Life Downtown Salt Lake is where you want to be.   Being in a non familiar city can sometimes be a little overwhelming with not knowing where all the people are at and where the place to be is.  Well, downtown offers great food, entertainment, and hosts a great night life scene to say the least.  Right in the heart of, and close to everything lies a strip of nice restaurants and trendyclassy, and even dive bars concentrated all within walking distance from one another.  Whether it is hanging with hipsters and listening to rock music, getting a nice cocktail or local brew beer, or hearing the beats of a live DJ and being engulfed with people dancingSalt Lake City definitely can meet whatever scene you might feel at home in or if you can adapt to all of them.   Cheers to all the Hipsters, your new Favorite Dive Bar   Cheers to you…