Have a Taste of Hollywood on your Lake Tahoe Vacation

Have a Taste of Hollywood on your Vacation

Who would ever have thought that you can have a taste of Hollywood on your vacation?

A lot of big and television shows have been to various filming locations in the majestic , and who among Hollywoods biggest names in tinseltown could resist the beauty of .

Indeed, only to name some, the famous Ponderosa Ranch of the is actually located on the Nevada side of .

And another bit of is that the opening sequence of the famed TV series was filmed at the McFaul Creek Meadow with the beautiful Mount Tallac in the background.

In the highly acclaimed motion picture The Godfather Part II, the lived in a compound on the shores of the Nevada side of .

In one of the famous scenes during the final minutes of the film, Fredo Corleone is taken out onto the lake for a , on the orders of his (Al Pacino) to be executed for treachery, where Michael stands by the shore watching the deed being done.

The house and grounds portrayed in the film are also located on the side of in the summer estate of Henry Kaiser known as Fleur du Lac.

The only structures used in the movie that still remain are the complex of old native stone boathouses with .

And although Fleur du Lac is private property and no one is allowed ashore there, the boathouses and multi-million dollar condominiums are easily viewed from the lake.

In the film Smoking Aces, most of the scenes were filmed in South and Stateline.

Many of the hotels and casinos are visible in the film with their older names. The climactic scenes of the 1987 Charles Bronson film Assassination were filmed around .

Top Gear a British TV program on state-of-the- and gadgetry filmed one entire episode at sometime this year.

Located between the borders of and Nevada, boasts of over 300 days of warm sunshine, 396 inches of annual snowfall, 18 world-class ski and snowboarding resorts, incredible courses, fantastic hotels, casinos and many, many more.

For a relaxing and romantic getaway, one can find many romantic destinations that boast of world-class service, elegant decors and scenery, superb cuisine and a wide array of choices to select from. From five star to first class, standard and deluxe, even economy accommodations, a large number of hotel and motel establishments are more than willing to provide free information about and how it could be best enjoyed.

And this is how has indeed captivated filmmakers and movie buffs alike.

So now you can also have a teste of Hollywood in your vacation


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