TRAVEL INN MOTEL, Las Vegas NV

 

 

 

 

This colorful motel had “57 Unusually Fine Sound-proof Units. . . Near good Restaurants, Shopping, Gaming, and Night Life.”

Is there any place downtown Vegas where this isn’t an accurate description? We’re not talking about the middle of Morocco, after all.

You know the triangles blinked on and off in a sequence that ran from top to bottom.

 

Google Street View captured it during its final inglorious days; it's gutted and abandoned. But look at the most recent satellite view: it's been brought back to life, and they saved the sign.