Day 72 & 73 – Las Vegas!

On our second day in Vegas we planned to go and have a look at the rest of the strip and were going to go out early to avoid some of the midday heat, but after taking care of some admin, including changing our flights, it was about 11am before we got going. We walked a LOT – all the way up to Excalibur, with the obligatory stops at casinos along the way. Continue reading

Day 71 – Amargosa to Las Vegas

Amargosa to Las Vegas was a pretty short distance so we only left the hotel at about 11am after I had breakfast at the cafe (scrambled eggs, hash browns & toast) and as much coffee as I could handle. The trip to Las Vegas was easy and we found ourselves firmly in Nevada, driving through more dry plains and mountains, much like we had been for the last few days. Check-in at the hotel was only 3pm so we had some time to spare Continue reading