Travel facts

Vacations & Travel - - Fired up on the Big Island -

GET­TING THERE

Delta, Qan­tas, United Air­lines and Amer­i­can Air­lines fly be­tween Australia and Los An­ge­les, and South­west Air­lines will get you from LAX to Reno-Ta­hoe In­ter­na­tional Air­port.

• Delta Air­lines: delta.com

• Qan­tas: qan­tas.com

• United Air­lines: united.com

• South­west Air­lines: south­west.com

WHERE TO STAY

Reno

• Casino ho­tels Grand Sierra Re­sort and Cir­cus Cir­cus, for

en­ter­tain­ment. grand­sier­raresort.com, cir­cus­reno.com • For a more bou­tique option, go Whit­ney Peak Hotel.

whit­ney­peakho­tel.com

South Lake Ta­hoe

• Hard Rock Hotel fea­tures plenty of en­ter­tain­ment, while the Edge­wood Ta­hoe of­fers se­cluded lux­ury on the lake. hardrock­casi­no­lake­ta­hoe.com, edge­wood­ta­hoe.com North Lake Ta­hoe

• Hy­att Ta­hoe for five-star, lake­side lux­ury.

lake­ta­hoe.re­gency.hy­att.com

WHERE TO EAT AND DRINK

• Mor­gan’s Lobster Shack for the best lobster rolls in

town. mor­ganslob­ster­shack.com

• Two Chicks for egg-cel­lent brekkies. twochick­sreno.com • Wild River Grille for river­side al­fresco din­ing.

wildriver­grille.com

• Kan­pai Sushi for all you can eat sushi. cir­cus­reno.com

• Roxy’s for more than 100 types of mar­ti­nis and jazz.

el­do­radoreno.com

• Lit­tle Nugget Diner, a hole-in-the-wall diner fa­mous for its ‘Aw­ful Aw­ful Burger’. lit­tlenugget­diner.restau­rantwe­b­ex­pert.com

• Genoa Bar & Saloon for be­friend­ing the lo­cals over

a Pi­con Punch. genoabarand­sa­loon.com

• J.T. Basque Bar & Din­ing Room for traditional Basque

cui­sine. jt­basquenv.com

• Fri­day’s Sta­tion for fine din­ing and panoramic sunset

views. cae­sars.com

• Alibi Ale Works for craft beer and kom­bucha on tap.

al­i­b­iale­works.com

FUR­THER IN­FOR­MA­TION

• Travel Nevada: trav­elne­vada.com

• Car­son Val­ley: vis­it­car­son­va­l­ley.org

• South Lake Ta­hoe: tahoe­south.com

• North Lake Ta­hoe: go­ta­hoenorth.com

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