Red Garter Hotel & Casino
Travel Blogs from West Wendover
... very exciting game to watch and never a moment of boredom. It is exactly like the movies. More fist fights than goals during the game .... marriage proposals during the break.....people playing for cars and free oil changes. Americans seem to take their sport very seriously. The grizzly bears, the home team, whenever they scored a goal there was a loud siren going off. If the opposing team scored everyone boo-ed ...
... prepare, some with proper teams involved. Then there is the start line, all without any shade of course and 100 degrees plus.. We spoke to several drivers who were all happy to share their experiences. One of our favourites was a lady wearing the ‘blue hat’ which meant that she had driven in excess of 300 mph. They race against the record for their category as opposed to each other. We had a great day – ...
... complete we head towards Salt Lake City, where we booked a room the day before via priceline. For most nights we had booked way in advance, but for the major cities we figured to aim for some last minute deals since there are plenty hotels there. So, good deal on a Radisson hotel :-)
For dinner we wanted to do the Hard Rock Cafe. It was only 1,5miles away so we decided to hoof it. When we got there however, it was no longer there! :-( As a matter of fact I ...
We visited the Bonneville Salt Flats State Park! What fun, very open land and miles on miles of salt and flatness... We even took the Jeep for a test run, although didn't go out too far in retrospect. The flats are huge! ...
... expect, but even if we had, it wouldnt have happened. There, at the end of the road was a film crew, shooting a Citroen advert!. Got chatting, as we do, with Jason, Thomas and Hubert, amongst others. Very helpful and gave us supplieds of drink andf food, as well as a copy of the book "One Good Run", the book that inspired the movie "The Worlds Fastest Indian" which Martin had been telling me all about!
Watched them all drive off across the lake (its only a few inches deep) ...
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