Salt Lake is one of the biggest cities in the Rocky Mountains. With an estimated population of over 2 million people, the Wasatch Front is a regional epicenter of shopping. In fact, people drive from different states to take advantage of the city's retail bounty. The City Creek Center, a brand-new addition to Salt Lake City's downtown, offers an enormous collection of shops large and small. If you're into malls, you can check out the attractive, outdoor Gateway Mall, just west of downtown, Trolley Square, just south of downtown, or head to the southern end of the valley to shop at the giant South Towne Center in Sandy or the classic Fashion Place Mall in Murray. Those into indie store and boutique shops would enjoy a trip to the Sugarhouse neighborhood.
Christine Balaz began her unexpected writing career in Salt Lake City with her first book on Wasatch Skiing and Travel in 2006. On the subject of Utah, Christine has written numerous travel books, iPhone apps, and never-ending web content. As a rock climber, outdoors enthusiast and insatiable explorer, Christine has journeyed through nearly every corner of Utah, and... Read More