Articles Tagged ‘tips’

Cheap Eats at Lake Tahoe

Cheap Eats at Lake Tahoe March 25, 2011 | Food | Read More
Okay, you’ve spent all your money on your lift passes and maybe you lost some of it at the Nevada-side casinos. You need to eat cheap at Lake Tahoe. Where do you go? You can always head to a fast food joint, but why not make it more interesting and get the inside scoop on the cheap eats up at...

Lake Tahoe “Slediquette”

Lake Tahoe “Slediquette” January 30, 2011 | Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
I recently wrote about the best resort and free sledding runs in the Lake Tahoe area, but what might not occur to visitors is that there are some unwritten rules about sledding in the Tahoe area that locals will call “slediquette”. These rules are for safety reasons in the sometimes chaotic...

Tahoe Snow: Tips

Tahoe Snow: Tips November 12, 2010 | Travel Tips | Read More
Lake Tahoe has just received its first good snowstorm and ski resorts are working hard to get their slopes ready for the holiday season. If you are visiting the Tahoe area for the first time, here are a few things to know about visiting the mountains and getting around in the snow. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I_4Uh5PViR4] Driving...

Beginners’ Guide to Casino Buffets

Beginners’ Guide to Casino Buffets May 26, 2010 | Food, Hotels, Nightlife, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
There may be no better deal in the world than the casino buffet. Imagine a food lover’s delight spread out on several thousand square feet: salads, carved meats, pasta, fish and seafood, fried chicken and mashed potatoes, Asian and Mexican dishes, soups and breads, vegetables, cold cuts, desserts...

Five Great Hiking Spots at Lake Tahoe

Five Great Hiking Spots at Lake Tahoe May 5, 2010 | Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Lake Tahoe has some of the most beautiful hiking areas in the Western United States. Nearly every trail has a view of Tahoe, another alpine lake or a waterfall, all surrounded by pine trees, aspen, manzanita bushes and granite boulders. Hiking around this area can be both challenging and relaxing. Trails...