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What is an Eco Lodge?

By necessity, more and more people are turning an eye toward environmental awareness in their daily lives these days, and that eco-responsibility is carrying through into the way we want to travel and take vacations. That has given rise to what has come to be known as eco-tourism, an industry that is connecting travellers to […]

Atlantis Casino Resort and Spa- Shockingly Good

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Atlantis Casino Resort and Spa- Shockingly Good

by Jake Conlee Upon learning that I was checking out of a certain Downtown Reno boutique hotel (that I loved staying in,) and announcing I was to be checking into Atlantis Casino, my friends stated “Atlantis? Good Luck.” The sarcasm was palatable. Little would they know, the Atlantis is shockingly good. Just beyond the urban […]

EATS Kitchen & Bar- Flavor is the Name of the Game

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EATS Kitchen & Bar- Flavor is the Name of the Game

by Jake Conlee I have nothing but positives to report. I am not a fussy eater, and had been made aware of EATS Kitchen & Bar before staying at Hotel Irvine. Declining a dinner menu, we instead opted for the chef to visit with us and have a quick chat about dinner selections. Executive Chef Jason came out to greet us […]

Credit Where Credit is Due Part 2: Reno and Northern Nevada’s Locally Grown Goodness

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Credit Where Credit is Due Part 2: Reno and Northern Nevada’s Locally Grown Goodness

Written and Photograpy by Jake Conlee The entire purpose of the agri-tour sounded like a no-brainer, the relationship between the food we eat at some select local eateries, and the local (and not so local) farms supplying them the many products they offer. I could have never imagined the scope of how this orchestra of nature, […]

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