Maury Riquelme


I simply walked by means of the downtown alleys by the casinos, and it smelled like rubbish. It didn’t make me really feel good. It jogged my memory of Portland! The very best scent in Reno is the eating places on the Riverwalk. The seafood place smells scrumptious. Additionally, the scent of beer—who doesn’t like beer?

Frank Korshoff

Laptop-aided design drafter

The worst scent is when it’s scorching, and the river is at its lowest. All of the algae comes up, and it smells such as you’re driving behind a farm-animal supply truck. The very best scent is Meals Truck Fridays at Idlewild Park. I really like the scent of Korean-fusion barbecue. My favourite is the scent of the shrimp skewers as they prepare dinner on the barbecue.

Meg Kent


Absolutely the worst scent in Reno is the scent of festering child diapers that somebody left on the sidewalk. I’m grateful that I don’t have infants. The very best scent is that of a hashish dispensary. It smells like my youth and jogs my memory of smoking weed down by the river.

Crystal West


The worst scent is individuals’s brains whereas they attempt to come at me. It smells like raunchy caca. The very best scent in Reno is petrichor, the scent of the rain and the scent of the earth after the rain. It brings happiness to the desk. Additionally, the scent of sonder: It’s the individuals who you see on the streets, once you and understand that they’ve a life, too, identical to you do.

Lia Griffen

Authorities employee

The worst scent is the B.O. of the individuals on the airport—the stench of people who find themselves getting off a aircraft after being caught on the tarmac for a number of hours. It jogs my memory of the scent of Burning Man. The very best scent in Reno is lilacs within the springtime; it’s everlasting. They have been beautiful this spring, simply pretty.

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David Robert is the photograph editor of the Reno Information & Assessment. In his first stint because the RN&R’s photograph editor, he gained a number of Nevada Press Affiliation and Affiliation of Various Newsmedia awards…
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