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The Colorado town of Telluride sits within a box canyon.
(Photo by Woody Hibbard, via Flickr.)

In honor of the Memorial Day long weekend coming up, we're packing our bags and getting an early start on the weekend's adventures!

Here are our 5 favorite travel finds of the week.

Visit"Every time I play the 'if you could take one trip in Colorado this year, where would it be?' game, Telluride always wins the popularity contest." So writes Natasha Gardner in her great first-timer's guide to Telluride, via " href="http://" target="_blank">5280 magazine.

EatYou know it's a good video when it makes you want to be a tourist in your own hometown. This Washington Post clip highlighting San Francisco's great food scene does just that. I think it's time for a gluttonous staycation...

Get OutsideFrom SoCal hot springs to cycling trips, Weekend Sherpa has six fun ways to celebrate Memorial Day outdoors.

Watch & PedalCue the Portlandia jokes: This weekend, everyone's favorite hipster city hosts the 13th annual Filmed By Bike fest (May 22 - 24) featuring (yes) movies shot by cyclist-filmmakers. Portland Monthly Mag has a rundown of all the film fest parties and events.

CelebrateDisneyland's big Diamond Celebration kicks off this weekend—in preparation for the park's 60th anniversary, this July—with a 24-hour party featuring three brand-new shows. In other words: Anaheim or bust.

Want more travel inspiration? You can find past travel roundups hereherehere, and here!

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