John E Carson Hotel
Travel Blogs from Las Vegas
... stop so the rest of the clan could use the facilities. And by the rest of the clan, I mean those who sit to pee. First stop, Barstow.
Starbucks is always a good landing spot. Clean toilettens, nice snacks, and plenty o' caffeine. We stretched our legs, enjoyed our respective beverages and toiled to the car for the remainder of our quick jaunt to Vegas. Vegas baby, Vegas. Yep, even though we got a late start, we were looking ...
... was covered by Lake Manly as the glaciers in the area melted. The lake was a lush environment till it dried up about 10,000 years ago. It provided a permanent and later a seasonal habitat for the Indians. Today Indians live in the Timbisha Shoshone area and practice their traditional way of living.
I was glad for the protection my long sleeved shirts and pants as the temps began climbing. By the time we got to ...
... was beautiful as we watched the Bellagio waters go every so often.
Olives @ Bellagio - Another great restaurant with balconies on the side of the Bellagio fountain. The charcuterie board we had was so good with the various meats and cheeses but what stuck out for me was the pickled cucumbers (yes, not pickles but just picked cucumbers).
Nobu @ Caesars Palace - one of our new favourite Japanese restaurants! ...
... scrub than the scraping Nick and I had both had whilst in Hong Kong, where we were attacked with scalpels, knives and layer upon layer of dead footage was removed.
The other treat was to buy a cheapo watch and set it on GMT straight away, in an attempt to minimise the effects of jet-lag. Going west is easy, but in the past I have found going east less so. All of which means that it is now 20 past midnight and I need to get some sleep!
Or, end up watching 5 ...
... 7/8/9/10 Springdale Zion
11th return to Vegas
13th Hoover Dam
14th Aquarium/do the Strip.
Arrived after a good flight,spent 11/2 hrs through immigration,finger prints photos etc,pity UK doesn't do the same.checked in hotel ,then to Kirstines for a couple of cold beers .Managed somehow to keep going to 9(5am Uk ) had feel ok this ...