Travel Blogs from Las Vegas
This will be the last entry for our Alaska trip.
We are just about home.
But our adventures will continue, will let you know when we start off again.
We have had a great time, seen some wonderful site, incredible animals, and some
Hope everyone enjoyed the trip.
... and he fell in love with the boy scouts so eventually gave most of the land to the boy scouts. He did sell some land to private individuals before he moved his family to California to become a big real estate agent. There were some conditions for giving the Boy Scouts all this land including the Villa. They must maintain the ranch, let his family visit and live in some of the quarters when they returned. He set up scholarships for those scouts ...
... avoiding getting T-boned by cars and semis travelling at 80 mph. Not something you want to try drunk.
The flatlands of west Texas gradually gave way today to the majestic mesas and crags of New Mexico as we motored toward Las Vegas. It’s high desert country, landscaped with piņon, scrawny scrub oaks and rusting old cars. Very picturesque.
Tomorrow we head west again, swinging by Santa Fe and up into the mountains to Los Alamos. Check back in a day or ...
... the American Pie movies of the '90s which I never saw but which, I believe, were terrible. It’s the second show. We can leave if it’s terrible. Update later with photos.
Note from home: Apparently massive thunderstorms sometime yesterday evening knocked power out all over the Richmond area again; it was out at our house this morning and didn't come back on until sometime in the last hour. (We check by calling ...
... far too late on a normal day but knowing we were only doing 50 miles the pressure seemed to be off.
Much later in the day we started to think about camping. The ride had been really nice. The scenery is now very different to the desert of Arizona and New Mexico and there are miles of green prairie as far as the eye can see. We saw Wagon Mound in the distance and having just had one puncture and sensing we both had ...