Reno Travel Guide

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Free Things To Do in Reno

If you have extra time, Great Reno Balloon Race is worthwhile.
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    Lake Tahoe
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    Natural Wonders, Skiing, Free, Neighborhood/Area
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    Natural Wonders, Skiing, Free, Neighborhood/Area
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    Sitting only about 40 miles south of "The Biggest Little City" on the border of Nevada and California,Lake Tahoeis widely regarded as one of the most beautiful places in the country, boasting soaring mountains and crystal-clear waters. It's best known as a skiing destination, where visitors will find top-notch facilities

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    Riverwalk
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    Sightseeing, Free, Neighborhood/Area
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    Downtown Reno's updated Riverwalk area – located along the Truckee Riverbetween Arlington Avenue and Lake Street – draws art lovers and gourmands alike with its collection of galleries and restaurants. You'll find most of these up-and-coming establishments lining the southern end, which residents have come to refer to as CalAve. And

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    Great Reno Balloon Race
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    #3 in Reno
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    Every September, more than 120,000 spectators grab their lawn chairs and head north of downtown Reno to Rancho San Rafael Regional Park for the annual Great Reno Balloon Race. During this three-day event, more than 100 brightly colored hot air balloons fill the northern Nevada sky, making this the largest

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    Casino at the Eldorado
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    Though a few recent visitors said this landmark casino has begun to show some wear, travelers still rate the Eldorado as one of the best places to gamble in Reno. Spanning 81,000 square feet, the Eldorado offers everything you need to test Lady Luck, including table games, slots, poker and

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