Travel Blogs from Reno
... the scenery. It's really pretty although apparently the least pretty
part of the lake. We'll head further round it tomorrow.
Then onto Virginia City. Over 300
million dollars worth of gold was taken out of this area in the late
1800's, in todays terms that's trillions. It's a living town so the
shops and saloons (with great names like Bucket of Blood) still function but it is set up for tourists. We
arrive mid to late afternoon so didn't have much time ...
... is called when the car bounces up and down, the cars looked insane and I can’t help but feel that it can’t be particularly comfortable bouncing up and down even whilst you’re stopped at lights. Having said that I doubt they’ve driven 8 hours to get here, in fact whenever you see these things on TV it’s rare there’s a family in them or that you see them on an interstate. Maybe there’s a gap in the market for a family ...
... did a couple of big driving days across beautiful desert mountain tundra and along huge salt lakes through Idaho and northern Nevada. Rain was coming and going the whole time and by the time we his Reno it set in. We sprung for a RV park, not that it makes motorhoming in the rain anymore pleasant, but may as well log on to wifi and do some work & laundry whilst it’s raining. It took about 4 mins before the kids got sick of stationary RV so I took them off to the nearby casino. ...
... out there and not much in between as far as water stops. I will carry as much as I can and manage it with the 1st priority being safety. My niece Nicole just bought me a Camelback water vest that will help tremendously while my sister Betsy has been calling trucking companies and delivery places to see if they might drop off a gallon as they pass the crazy guy out there riding across the Nevada desert.
Another cool thing... this is now Day 25 and I have ...
... bushes and low lying vegetation. It is a little drab but has its own beauty. I love the scenery but Lyndsey is bored of it. The hills are gently rolling and there are few trees and no grass.
Other places to stay in Reno
495 West Street, Reno | Hotelfrom $49