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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... which was quite strong. Unfortunately after that Helen fell down a hole in the boat and sprained her ankle.....amusingly (for us) we then rounded the next corner and there was an air rescue helicopter landed on the beach. This was not for us though. Unfortunately, one of the ladies on another trip (who we had met at Bar 10 on the first day) had fallen and broken her hip, so had to be rescued. We hope that she is making a good recovery. Helen's injury was able to ...
... started, followed by the rain. We were all sleeping in the open air, without tents, so had to hurry to find our tarps to pull over us. Mark and Tom ended up sleeping in their rain gear, which looked rather funny! The sound of the thunder echoing off the canyon walls was amazing! Not many people can say they have slept in a thunderstorm in the Grand Canyon (apparently only 27000 people go rafting in the canyon per year, let alone stay overnight, let alone experience any ...
... to see the water show at the Bellagio. We got in the car and drove to the hotel and parked. All the parking downtown is free. Once again we were amazed at the hotel. It had a huge garden area in the middle of the hotel with water fountains everywhere. We went outside and watched the fountain show in front of the hotel. The show goes on every 15 minutes. We liked it ...
... signs are on display from hotel and businesses that are no longer in Vegas, or may have been "updated". Other interests on "The Strip"- the beautiful Bellagio, with the botanical gardens in bloom. The four of us took a rest next at Jean Philippe's Chocolates and Pastries- yum! The outdoor fountain display at The Bellagio was impressive, and the High Roller ride ( new in 2014) was a great backdrop! ...
Today was about man-made marvels.
The Hoover Dam was not on our original plan, but knowing that we were going right by it, we thought “what the heck”, let’s take a few minutes and check it out. We made multiple errors in our planning. First it took longer to get from Vegas to the dam than we expected, second, it isn’t a quick stop and finally and ...