Some cultures consider the number 4 unlucky.

We don’t — especially since our fourth annual visit to Reno and Lake Tahoe was such a success.

We hit most of the usual high spots: Millies24’s pastry counter, Lake Tahoe and Jake’s on the Lake, the Sky Terrace at Atlantis, and every single motorcycle shop within a 100-mile radius. 🙂

Sign says Reno, Nevada - Biggest Little City in the World

Reno, Nevada – Biggest Little City in the World

After discovering our hotel's pool was closed for maintenance for the duration of our visit, we moved across the street and had a beer

After discovering our hotel’s pool was closed for maintenance for the duration of our visit, we moved across the street and had a beer

Millies24 Coconut Cake - white four-layer cake with coconut filling, white chocolate covered cherrie, white chocolate shavings

Millies24 Coconut Cake for dinner

Entrance and ticket lines at the Reno Aces ballpark

Entering the Reno Aces ballpark always makes my heart beat faster

Baseball players warm up on the field

Play ball! Dale’s Pale Ale shows up in the second inning.

Bike path view of Jake's on the Lake, in Tahoe City

Jake’s on the Lake, in Tahoe City

Closer bikepath view of Jake's on the Lake

Jake’s on the Lake

Man smiles at camera over Bloody Mary and cup of clam chowder

Jake’s Bloody Marys are at the top of the list.

The Tahoe City marina across from Jake's.

The Tahoe City marina across from Jake’s.

My lunch at Jake's: Warm Brie wedge, fig marmalade, stone fruit compote, honeycomb, grilled baguette.

My lunch at Jake’s: Warm Brie wedge, fig marmalade, stone fruit compote, honeycomb, grilled baguette.

Side trip to Squaw Valley because why not.

Side trip to Squaw Valley because why not.

View of woman's feet in foreground, sun-lit hotel swimming pool in background

Pool time is a major part of any vacation

Man holds full coffee pot to mouth

Finding ways to keep going

Man sit on harley davidson motorcyle and waves

Not the one he wanted to buy

Diner sign says "fat people are harder to kidnap. Stay safe, eat pie."

Lunch on the way home at the Greenleaf Diner; the sign sucked me in.

Comments are closed.