Las Vegas, Nevada

Photo: Skyline Publisher’s note: Viva los slow adventures and responsible, conscious, local travel that doesn’t skip on the eating, drinking, gaming and entertaining. Check out personal faves, updated with readers’ and neighbors’ feedback. Las Vegas is one of the most storied cities in the world. A hospitality giant, it boasts a century of unprecedented and …

Clark County, Nevada

Photo: Scenic Route There’s no visiting Las Vegas without visiting Clark County and vice-versa. We are big fans of the parks, museums, and tourism corridors. Motto: “Living Relentlessly, Developing Economically!” Channel 1004 on Cox Cable Key Links clarkcountynv.gov Facebook @ClarkCountyNV YouTube Access to government and community Meeting Agendas Newsletters CCTV Live Ethics & Disclosures Guides …

Downtown Las Vegas

Photo: Eternity Downtown Las Vegas (commonly abbreviated as DTLV) is the central original gambling district and historic center of Las Vegas. Downtown is the heart of the city and one in the midst of a grand renewal. Hashtag: #DTLV Google Maps goo.gl/maps/eKRrkVUvZ15skZ26A Faves Favorite People and Places in Las Vegas Bike Share in Las Vegas …

Lost City Museum

Photo: Good signage Among our favorite small museums in the world and a place we intend to visit after the pandemic – the Lost City Museum in Overton, a 90-minute drive north of Las Vegas. A recommended itinerary includes the museum, Valley of Fire, and lunch in Overton. Currently closed due to the coronavirus, museum …

Seven Magic Mountains

Photo: Morning Light (2020) Can stacked, day-glo boulders be an inspired roadside attraction? Yes, with free admission. For those visiting (or living in Las Vegas) Seven Magic Mountains has been a go-to, whimsical delight since May 11, 2016. Blue Highway travel meets a kaleidoscope of colors. Hashtags: #7magicmountains #UgoRondinone #JeanDryLake Key Links sevenmagicmountains.com Facebook @nevadaart …

Henderson, Nevada

Photo: City Hall Arrow Henderson is located in the foothills south of Las Vegas. Incorporated in 1953, Henderson is the second largest city in Nevada, known for its parks, biking and hiking trails and master-planned communities. Henderson is certified Playful City USA. Natural World Among our favorite city parks in the world: Cornerstone, a repurposed …

Reno Links

Reno flag Links related to Reno, Nevada presented in somewhat random fashion: Twitter @CityofReno @RenoPublicRadio @ThisIsReno @ByBenSpillman @getoutdoorsnv @BobzienNevada @sundancebooks @nevadasagebrush Bookstores sundancebookstore.com @sundancebooks Government reno.gov https://www.facebook.com/cityofreno https://www.reno.gov/community/about-reno/newsroom @CityofReno This is Reno thisisreno.com Solutions Podcast Soundcloud @ThisIsReno Police nhp.nv.gov – @nhpnortherncomm News rgj.com @brianduggan The week ahead: 1. Cover a very important caucus! 2. Move …

Burning Man

Photo: BLM The Burning Man event has taken place on public lands on the Black Rock Desert Playa every year but one since 1990. The annual festival draws 70,000 people to create a temporary city in the northern Nevada desert, and the week each year culminates with the burning of the Man structure Saturday night …

Clark County Museum

Photo: Anniversary Closed but still awesome, one of our fave museums, Clark County Museum hosts a virtual tour Wednesdays, noon Pacific, from Heritage Street in Henderson, Nevada. See some history of Las Vegas and southern Nevada with questions and answers! facebook.com/ClarkCountyMuseum Ask Mark question every Wednesday at 12pm Posted by Clark County Museum on Wednesday, …