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Travel Blogs from Stateline
Getting the Honey Badger in shape takes work! Pete washed and waxed for several days, a section at a time. The biggest project created problems and it isn't finished nor do we know if it can be. That is the installation of the new back up monitor and camera. The monitor went easier than Pete expected but the camera has been a bugger. He can't figure out how to get the old one out! And it is the camera causing an unreliable picture. I've prepared several meals ...
... beach and enjoyed the sea and sunshine :)
Headed back to the campsite for a chilled afternoon of reading and cards....which almost didn't happen as our new neighbours arrived and decided to play Barry White very loudly....now this isn't to say we have anything against a bit of Barry, just not whilst trying to be at one with nature! ....they turned out to be a pretty nice couple and turned it down once they realised it was a teensy ...
This morning we left the clouds of Bodega Bay and headed off to Lake Tahoe.
The drive was beautiful as we past by Sonoma and Napa again then around Sacramento, past Folsom (didn't get to see the prison unfortunately - but both started singing Johnny Cash songs here!), through the El Dorado National Forest - which was stunning, and finally arrived in Lake Tahoe.
... hotel with other people from our tour, and had a lot of laughs......and then we had dinner with them too at the buffet dinner - we had philly steak and it was tasty. By then it was getting dark, so we headed back to our little room -which has a table and chairs and 2 big beds, and is comfortable. There's unfortunately no contact possible from here by email or even mobile phone - we're out of range for all of ...
... to hopefully do the right thing and take our own proper stuff. I guess they don't want to pay for someone to wash up. At any breakfast there has been a huge bin of rubbish, seems bad to us. So then of course tonight we have proper glasses and plates. Still we have weeks left to use them.
we might stay here another night and pop over to Lake Tahoe. See what tomorrow brings. This travelling makes you tired.
Woohoo new Big Bang on tele...
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Other places to stay in Stateline
55 Hwy 50, Stateline | 3 star hotelfrom $86
- Could have been great with a little work.
- Clean Smoke free on the 3rd Floor
- Nice hotel for the price
15 Highway 50, Stateline | 4 star hotelfrom $104
- Harrah's Tahoe still the best!
- Nothing striking...
- Harrah's is Awesome
168 Hwy 50, Stateline | 3 star hotelfrom $74
- Stayed in the jacuzzi suite for new years....
- A nice alternative to the bigger hotels
- This is not what I expected
455 Tramway, Stateline | 3 star hotelfrom $65