El Cortez

Address: 239 West Second Street, Reno, Nevada, 89501, United States | Hotel
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This hotel, located on 239 West Second Street, Reno, is near Downtown River Walk, Truckee River Walk, Club Cal-Neva Virginian Casino, and The Sands Casino.
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Travel Blogs from Reno

Great Basin Drive

A travel blog entry by yen-goossens on Aug 15, 2014

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... suitable for agriculture.

About halfway, we stopped for lunch in the village of Austin, Nevada and spotted a little park with a playground, covered picnic tables, and, to our surprise in this small town of 150 people, a swimming pool. We thus turned our lunch break into a 2.5 hour stop for lunch, swimming in ...

Severe Weather Ahead!

A travel blog entry by quiltinlady on Jul 20, 2014

7 photos

... of some bat species.

The tour was fantastic, and the tour guide was knowledgeable and very pleasant. I took dozens of photos, none of which are worth being shared with you. You'll just have to take my word for how wonderful it was. I did find a few NPS photos, which I've left in a slide show below.

My trip to Reno took most of the day and featured some very impressive weather. Not only did my GPS come up to tell me "severe ...

Checking Out Del Webb Sierra Canyon

A travel blog entry by jilnmike on Oct 10, 2013

1 comment, 17 photos

... as the one in San Antonio, TX. If one has the inclination to gamble the ever present Nevada casinos and associated hotels line the main boulevards.

As early as the 1850"s farmers settled in the fertile valley area known as Truckee Meadows. Then enterprising individuals began to offer merchandise to pioneers passing through on their way to Kal-i-fornia. In 1850 gold was discovered in the area near Virginia City but the discovery of silver in 1859 ...

Biggest Little City in the World

A travel blog entry by beadledove on May 17, 2013

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Reno, biggest little city in the world, is home to our good friend Chris. Lynell, his girlfriend, his dog Ralph and Chris. welcomed us with open arms, paws, bar and refrigerator. In other words, we ate and drank well and they provided anything we needed. When you are on the road for months at a time in a motor home, having a “home away from home” is very helpful.

We arrived on ...

Warm Mashed Potatoes

A travel blog entry by burtonll on Apr 18, 2012

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... the patch-worked tin-sheeted roof? I walked past stone walls, carved wooden bears, an enclosed patio with a giant barbecue grill and a blazing fireplace. Laney welcomed me at the door; handed me a leaflet describing the fabulous Red "collection."

Directly ahead was the biggest blackest hunk of steel I’ve ever seen at the front door of a restaurant. Or a museum. “This steamroller was used to pave Wall ...

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