Travel Blogs from Black Rock City, United States

The Shrine, Black Rock City, United States travel blog

The Shrine

A travel blog entry by solarmoxie

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We took the cupcakes out to pay hommage to the shrine, & got stuck in a white out along the way, causing us to stop in our tracks &... well... wait.  That's all you can do in a white out, apparently.  Occasionally people will wander ...

Cry Me A River, Black Rock City, United States travel blog

Cry Me A River

A travel blog entry by oracle26

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Burning Man...held in the middle of the desert where there is no shortage of heat, dust or sun; where there is no water. Burning Man...held in the middle of the desert where there is no shortage of good will, generosity, and liberty; where people ...

BURNING MAN, Black Rock City, United States travel blog

BURNING MAN

A travel blog entry by madelinelouise

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... a good way to sum up the attitude of people there is "Hey, you exist. Have a beer." If you get to experience Burning Man, you will understand why people call Black Rock City home, and why they refer to the 50,000 other Burners as their family.  ...

Burning man, Black Rock City, United States travel blog

Burning man

A travel blog entry by killer_kerry

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My first time ever here. Met some great people. Saw amazing art work. Partied like there is no tomorrow and can't wait to go back ...

Entry #02: Burning Man - 2007, Black Rock City, United States travel blog

Entry #02: Burning Man - 2007

A travel blog entry by danman

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Burning Man '07 was amazing. Words can't describe. Photos can't explain. But, If I can explain and share Burning Man in a way that you understand, then i CERTAINLY can explain me intense and amazing journeys around the ...

Out & About, Black Rock City, United States travel blog

Out & About

A travel blog entry by solarmoxie

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It's too much fun just to walk around at night ~ daytime too... but daytime is for cupcakes. ...

Home again - Burning Man 2013, Black Rock City, United States travel blog

Home again - Burning Man 2013

A travel blog entry by winegalcj

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... ;m glad I feel better.  We take a bike art-tour and spend the good part of the day looking at the installations and cruising the city.  Wednesday night is dedicated to our own bike tour of the art at night – which turned out to be a bit ...

It's not a vacation, Pershing County, United States travel blog

It's not a vacation

A travel blog entry by wyldhorsez

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It was been 23 days since we first entered the relatively deserted Black Rock City, Nevada, to build Embrace and enjoy the Burning Man festival. It is near impossible to describe our collective experiences during this time, so we will not attempt this ...

4th of Juplaya!!!, Black Rock City, United States travel blog

4th of Juplaya!!!

A travel blog entry by josine

Crazy cool to have been at the 4th of Juplaya!!! So relaxed to spend time on the playa without all those people around. Went to the hotsprings and to the micro playas so ...

BM!, Black Rock City, United States travel blog

BM!

A travel blog entry by kudra

Okay, enough pre-amble - I'm sure you're mostly keen to hear what actually happened in the desert, yah?  We drove for most of Sunday and into the night, buying supplies along the way. We were aiming for midnight: unfortunately, thanks to a gas ...

Drifting the High Plains - 2, High Rock, United States travel blog

Drifting the High Plains - 2

A travel blog entry by fram-o

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Bruning Man Festival, Black Rock City, United States travel blog

Bruning Man Festival

A travel blog entry by mealanzo

Wow! Now Id like to write an epic post on the wonders and marvels of burning man, but i could write for pages and pages and i still wouldnt do the place justice - it was just a phenomenal experience. All i will say is that you should all go and ...

Sunset of my Trip: Ready to Root into a Routine, Black Rock City, United States travel blog

Sunset of my Trip: Ready to Root into a Routine

A travel blog entry by wheresmehat

... us yummy meatballs. I head up to Montreal to see my Taiwanese neighbor and shopping/photography partner, Marie Eve. What a fabulous city. Everyone should go. It's full of friendly French-speaking folk. They are welcoming and the city is both modern ...

Burnt the man, Black Rock City, United States travel blog

Burnt the man

A travel blog entry by tem

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... , and I'm not sure if I should try to explain it at all. Therefore I posted some more pictures how it is to live in Black Rock City. After a week we took down our camp and started Exodus. None really knows why exodus takes so many hours, but I'm sure the ...

WOW, Black Rock City, United States travel blog

WOW

A travel blog entry by solarmoxie

I was so exhausted after these 5 days of running around that I got a motel in Reno on my way out of town & slept for 13 hours.  What a trip! ...

Burning Man Festival 2013, Black Rock City, United States travel blog

Burning Man Festival 2013

A travel blog entry by banksia

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After dreaming of walking on the hot plains of Black Rock City since I was 15 years old, I'm here. I'm not dreaming anymore, this isn't just something that I can talk about wanting to do, this is what I am doing. Starting off there was 3 off us, then ...

The Burn, Black Rock City, United States travel blog

The Burn

A travel blog entry by solarmoxie

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On the 2nd to last night of Burning Man, they, yes, Burn the Man.  They burn him down!!  It's the main event, as you might imagine, & there's lots of fire & stuff.  ...

Jan 26, 2013, Black Rock City, United States travel blog

Jan 26, 2013

A travel blog entry by lking47

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Fate, or something like that, Black Rock City, United States travel blog

Fate, or something like that

A travel blog entry by jose

"You should come to Burning Man," Anna says to me every time I see her, "you'd love it - it's perfect for you." These are the sort of statements that people make to me, but for some reason don't sink in. I can't afford it or I'm too busy or I don't ...

Burningman, Black Rock City, United States travel blog

Burningman

A travel blog entry by josine

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Burningman was absolutely amazing!!! The people i met, the artwork, the gifting, everything!!! Even surviving for one week in the desert is absolutely a joy. Love going back hopefuly that is ...

Burning Man, Black Rock City, United States travel blog

Burning Man

A travel blog entry by wheresgordon

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... an appropriate parking spot.  After spending a little time meeting some of my other camp-mates I headed out to explore Black Rock City.  It's fairly large but I was lucky to come across one of the "yellow bikes" that are available for ...

Burning man bliss.... or blistering, Black Rock City, United States travel blog

Burning man bliss.... or blistering

A travel blog entry by lostproperly

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... pleasure of watching and meeting so many excited people, dressed up and doing their thing at this hot dusty place named Black Rock City! Day 6 - Saturday - Day of the burning man! So today is obviously nearing the end of the festival and obviously the ...

The Playa provides!, Black Rock City, United States travel blog

The Playa provides!

A travel blog entry by kimba

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... decided tuesday was the day I was to be a bumblebee (it also happened to be tutu tuesday) and so I dressed in my yellow and black tutu and top and set off with a little pose to find an air conditioned tent our friends had told us about the night before. ...

The Man burns tonight, Black Rock City, United States travel blog

The Man burns tonight

A travel blog entry by winegalcj

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On the playa at night the image is surreal. It literally pulsates.  Lights come from everywhere and still it is very dark.  We ride our bikes across the playa, darting between other bikes and obstacles, maneuvering around the growing piles of ...

Burning Man, Black Rock City, United States travel blog

Burning Man

A travel blog entry by wheresgordon

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... is in a dry lake bed, or playa, that is the largest flat area in the country.  The temporary community, known as Black Rock City, had a population of over 50,000 people this year who built Black Rock City only to dismantle it a week later, leaving ...

"Go and stay at the coolest Festival in the world"

A travel blog entry by matthewberney

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... the most mental, surreal, bizzare experience I think we have ever had in our lives! Set in a semi circle in the desert. Black Rock becomes the third biggest city in Nevada for a week as 40,000 decend on the area to try and live for a week and then leave ...

Prepared to live out of a backpack., Black Rock City, United States travel blog

Prepared to live out of a backpack.

A travel blog entry by beritjansen

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... and a great way to wind down and reflect on our last night.    We ventured out on bikes often to explore the city. You never know what you'll run across. A giant metal flower growing out of the playa, or maybe someone will usher you into a ...

WELCOME HOME, Black Rock City, United States travel blog

WELCOME HOME

A travel blog entry by neveress

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Reach destination - Burning Man! Initiation of rolling in the dirt, banging a gong and shouting 'I am no longer a virgin!'. Van search consists of looking in fridge for a beer, taking a beer and leaving. Boob postcards, sweltering heat, bumbling around ...

Driving to Burning Man, Black Rock City, United States travel blog

Driving to Burning Man

A travel blog entry by wheresgordon

... In the past, the drive into Burning Man from Reno has taken hours with most of the delay at the gate getting into Black Rock City. I can't say I understand why but there was little traffic today. Unfortunatly, it was pretty dusty. It has been very dry ...

BURNING MAN!, Black Rock City, United States travel blog

BURNING MAN!

A travel blog entry by thisispain

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... fun experience seeing American collage party life.  The next day we mostly kicked back with Lief and Hasan, leaving for Black Rock City that night.  We drove over night arriving before the sun and at the entry did dust angles (same ...