Blue Angel Motel
Travel Blogs from Las Vegas
... being on the list from the start I can finally tick Vegas off my list! And a great big fat tick that is! Wow, what a place! It was what I expected times a 1000!
I went with Juli from Hollywood and her two friends who I had never met before and we arrived Las Vegas at 11pm on the Friday night. We stayed in a hotel in the center of the strip and shared one room, which was enough as the beds were huge! So it was 40 dollars each for two nights which is less than 30 ...
... like a stripper when you go out? Short short skin-tight dresses and massive heels, I felt like a frumpy old goat in my jeans! After a decadent bath I headed out once more and walked up to the Cosmopolian hotel to take advantage of their buffet, which I had heard was pretty flash. It was. Everything came in small portions, individual pots or cups and therefore I felt less like I was eating at a standard trough all-you-can-eat. Plus the food was pretty fancy, I wanted to spend ...
... had intended to play roulette, but never ended up getting around to it.
The second day we were there was probably the best, we went on a helicopter ride out over the desert to the Grand Canyon. This was completely Glenn's idea, I was petrified of it and didn't really want to go because I was sure we'd end up crashing into the side of the canyon or something, but it was amazing and one of the best things I've done, totally worth the money and the convincing ...
... of bachelor and bachelorette parties;
Aussie Rampage Chevy Rating:
A definite 5 chevys - this place appears to be high as a kite 24 hrs a day.
Aussie Rampage Mantra:
"Leave your inhibitions at home... under lock and key!" (Anthony Cools: ...
9/7 Stay near Hoedspruit (1 night) at Zuleika Country House
9/8 Self-drive/sightsee Kruger National Park (127 KM, 2:15 hr)
9/8 Stay in Kruger (1 night) at Letaba Rest Camp