Super 8 Sparks/Reno Area
Travel Blogs from Sparks
... we went to put our swimmers on, there were lots of adults in the pool but they weren't too happy to have children disturbing their quiet morning! There was also a spa which we had a go in and it was really hot and there was also a children's pool with lots of water spouts.
After our swim we packed our bags and our van and were on our way we drove down the lake and went to Sand Harbour which is a famous bit of sand because ...
I had a good talk with little miss GPS today in Carson City (Sep 10) -- using angry words that I cannot repeat here. She led me round and round before eventually getting me to AAA, which was located on a type of frontage road beside 395. She took me around the block 3 times before I stopped to check a "real" map. I was only 100 yards from AAA -- and decided to walk to it to save myself further ...
... 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
The House Search
We contacted a realtor that a friend from Anchorage, that lives in Reno now, recommended.
Sherry Davis emailed us some homes to look at and we did a search on line for more. After a great breakfast at Peg's, billed as the best breakfast place in Reno 11 years in a row, we hooked up "Martha", our Garmin and direction finder. We ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services