California bashing is a cyclical sport with a long history in the heart of Idaho’s Treasure Valley. ... look at how homelessness and drug addiction among young people has exploded in Colorado, California, Oregon, and Washington... All of the states that were the first to … Comments like (I'm paraphrasing) "I'm only living here because it's closer to California, otherwise I'd be on the East Coast." Steamboat? As it turns out, everyone in Colorado is curious “Why Colorado hates California.” That, more than any other question, is apparently the one most Coloradans need the most e-help with. Also night asthma for my daughter requires clean air. Financial adviser Barry Hartz lived in California for 60 years and once ran for state Assembly before relocating with his wife last year to Colorado Springs, Colo., where his son’s family had moved. (elementary school now) Lower humidiity of the southwest-- the real motivator, and your beautiful mountains and rivers for hiking, fishing, cycling life. We're sorry, but this topic has wandered into non-travel-related subject matter, so we've closed it to any further posts. Please note that Off-topic Chatter is a forum for discussions gone afield from the topic of travel. We're the outsiders, renting a 1-br condo, trying to fit in and understand the culture, wondering why people here don't seem as open, etc. ... Auburn Fan Co-Captain PosiBarners Member since Oct 2010 85987 posts. This is the most beautiful state in the country. When I visited Colorado Springs I saw sprawl as bad as the worst of Riverside County, CA. The more of these California-style communities there are, the more people from California can easily drop into them with equity power. If you're truly only here for location, there are many other places, like AZ, UT, Oregon, NV... why (ta && ta.queueForLoad ? any state that has not yet been destroyed by the likes of people like themselves, as Californians seek to flee the state they ruined, only to relocate to a freer state and/or city they will ruin all over again, given time. California lost a net total of 144,000 people during that period — more than any other state.”. If you are a resident of another country or region, please select the appropriate version of Tripadvisor for your country or region in the drop-down menu. ... that filed Thursday's lawsuits said continued protections are needed so wolf populations can continue to expand in Colorado, California and other states. Around that time I made some trips to Colorado, and I remember they felt the same way about Texans as many Texans do about Californians now---rich people from Texas were coming in and buying up the good Colorado properties. We all work just to live, weekends are not spent at the beach very much! Obviously you can't stop Americans, Californians or otherwise, from moving into Colorado, but I imagine that cities could impose anti-sprawl laws with open space requirements. As a former long time resident of (ta && ta.queueForLoad ? The Associated Press. And I don't think any true employer wouldn't hire you just because your only/last jobs were in CA, so long as your personality wasn't typical Californian. We had a pony here --would like to maybe get a horse again. The two Sacramento natives and college sweethearts have lived in California their entire lives. What about the altitude/Altitude sickness? best time to make reservations for early/mid december. For the record, your license plate must be changed within 3 months. Coming from a state where 1 of 9 people in the US live, that advice suprises me. Best place to ski in Late January/ February? (and yes I have been to Maui) 14,000 foot peaks all around. I hope you grow to love it like I have. Lawsuit Against CA Gov. SO many of his coworkers-lots of Hawaiians-are moving to the mainland for a BETTER quality of life! I doubt your "California resume" will cause you to have problems as long as your skills are what employers are looking for. Get answers to your questions about Colorado. Pass in SW CO? Am I going to have trouble finding a job out here simply because my resume shows my last jobs were in California? They must spread to a new host to infect and repeat the process. Gavin Newsom For Ruining ‘Life Defining Moments’ of Californians ” MDP says: May 8, 2020 at 7:29 pm Unfortunate, but … Next, show us a Californian who isn’t the biggest burrito snob on earth. In the past six to eight years I have had the pleasure of meeting many families new to Colorado. That may sound petty to some, but, we raise our kids to say these things and to generally yield to others, such as seniors or parents with both arms full. THE only savings here is on property taxes. WIth the high COL my husband fears we can't retire here. Essentially, it's about what many Californians have done to Colorado housing prices; particularly those who came with the tech trends (ie Seagate, Maxtor, H-P). He'll be working till he drops! Take a bath in mustard and grilled onions already and get over yourself. It is in what is considered the "banana belt" of CO, much more moderate temps, without too many extremes. I just moved to (ta && ta.queueForLoad ? The structure seems identical to the ones found in the desert in Utah and next to an ancient fortress in Romania. What kind of rental car do I need & are there places I should not drive a rental car? Telluride is about 1hour 20 min away for great skiing (if you want that) and it is one of the most beautiful spots on the planet!! Anyone know about their public schools? It was a bidding war. A third metal monolith has been discovered atop a mountain in California. In 2015 we reported on the “Most Googled” searches for each state (Colorado’s was “Water on Mars” because we’re smart), but now the good folks over at Mental Floss have now determined the specific questions each state has been asking most frequently.