Part parched Old West, part glitzy and postmodern, Nevada is a surreal state with that’s much bigger than Las Vegas. Here are a few recommendations if you want to get off the strip:

This Nevada ghost town used to be underwater

Here’s what to see on the drive from Los Angeles to Las Vegas

There’s a wild west ghost town filled with rusting treasures

Here’s a photographic tour of one of the coolest ghost towns in the West

There are pillars of brightly colored boulders in the Nevada desert