Motel 6 Reno Airport - Sparks
Travel Blogs from Sparks
... rocks around the beach it is very beautiful. Mum, Madi, Cal and Sybella had a little swim but it was really really cold. Cal and Daddy spent a lot of time skimming stones across the water, Daddy got one to go 13 times, Cal was amazed. Then we lost Bella after she decided to go for a walk without anyone so it was time to go!
We were back in the car for the long boring road to the bright lights of Reno.
From The Simsons
... was glad I persevered because the AAA clerk was so helpful in providing maps and tour books all the way to FL. Okay, I'm being optimistic that I'll be on the road until FL or further. Her suggestions take me through OK City and Arkansas (take note Shannon/Lyndel and Connie). Of course, I'll have to drive more than a couple hours a day and stay fewer than 5 days in one place if I want to get to FL ...
... of Yosemite, we found out that because of the Rim fire the road through Yosemite that we were to take was closed so we had to go a very long way around to Lake Tahoe it took us the rest of the day.'
On the way out of Yosemite we saw all the devastation caused by the fire we could see mountains of trees burnt and still smouldering and we also saw lots of fire trucks and ...
proper day in Reno today, we really wanted to go to Virgina City but
unfortunately it's impossible unless we hire a car. So we've spent
the day getting our laundry sorted, it's not a great loss as we saw
Reno in 10 minutes last night. We did really want to go see Lake
Tahoe but the smoke is meant to be really bad there as its closer to
... pit-stop couldn't have come at a better time.
Re-fueled with food and re-freshed, we continued. Finally feeling like we were leaving the smoke from the Yosemite fire behind us.
At the Elko off-ramp we re-fueled with gas and made a drivers change. Amor strapped in for the next hour or so and I checked out to La La land for a quick session of shut-eye. Not before making sure Amor was correctly headed east on I80, of course. Amor ...