Not too long ago, visitors came to Nevada for the casinos, and maybe bought a few souvenirs on their way home. But things have changed in the Silver State, and it is now a shopper’s paradise with everything from high-end couture boutiques to discount outlets and quaint or quirky stores.

There are only a few places in the United States that have truly great skiing, and Nevada is one of those places. Nevada takes great skiing one step further with world-class ski resorts near thriving, bustling cities brimming with nightlife and countless things to do.

Nevada has more than 100 golf courses ranging from lush lakefront links to high-desert greens and country club resorts. Most courses are open year-round, thanks to Nevada’s high-desert climate. So with so many choices, narrowing down where you want to go may be harder than sinking that 15-foot putt for a birdie.

The Nevada Commission on Tourism (NCOT) has launched a new mobile Web site geared especially for mobile phones and devices that provides instant information about where to stay and what to do in Nevada cities, Lt. Gov. Brian K. Krolicki said today.

Team-spirited Nevadans from across the state who volunteered their time and talent to promote tourism in rural communities were honored Thursday at the Nevada Commission on Tourism’s (NCOT) 19th Annual Rural Roundup conference.

Nevada’s rural tourism industry leaders will gather in Fallon April 1-3 for the Nevada Commission on Tourism’s (NCOT) 19th Annual Rural Roundup conference that explores ways to sustain local economies by attracting more visitors, Lt. Gov. Brian K. Krolicki said today.

The Nevada Commission on Tourism (NCOT) selected three candidates Monday to fill the vacant director’s position and will send the names in a letter to the governor, who makes the final choice.

Five travel journalists from South Korea will explore the Reno-Lake Tahoe area Feb. 22-26 on a Nevada Commission on Tourism (NCOT) tour designed to generate stories that attract visitors to Nevada, Lt. Gov. Brian K. Krolicki announced today.

Tourism representatives from across Nevada will gather in Fallon April 1-3 for the 19th Annual Rural Roundup to learn the latest marketing skills for attracting visitors, whose spending stimulates local economies, Lt. Gov. Brian K. Krolicki announced today.

A 10-day tourism-building mission that Lt. Gov. Brian K. Krolicki led to China last June involved morning-until-night meetings with influential Chinese officials and journalists, Krolicki said Friday, refuting criticism by Gov. Jim Gibbons.

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