Monthly Archives: February 2013

Day 10 – Monday 24th Las Vegas: Sidestepping to Planet Hollywood

It was up early to check out and head across to Planet Hollywood. We opted for a taxi this time and the driver didn’t seem too annoyed that we were only going down the road which was good. We paid … Continue reading

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Day 9 – Sunday 23rd Las Vegas: The final day at Flamingo, with a lucky end!

Sunday we slept in again and woke at 12. We’d planned to make it to Hash House and decided to stroll over anyway and hope they were still serving breakfast. This was my first time inside the IP and it … Continue reading

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Day 8 – Saturday 22nd Las Vegas: The day I fit inside my suitcase and we then went Downtown

We woke up in the mood for a pool day but unfortunately the Flamingo main pool was closed for an event which was a bit disappointing. Everyone was crammed around a smaller pool a bit like sardines which wasn’t so … Continue reading

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Day 7 – Fri 21st Las Vegas: Buffets, bad luck and blowing the budget

We didn’t wake up until 12 (partly due to the drink, partly due to adjusting to the time zone?) and realised we had probably missed breakfast at Hash House. We were starving though and didn’t want to travel far for … Continue reading

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Day 6 – Thu 20th Las Vegas: A productive day with a merry end

We headed for the Flamingo gardens to check them out and get a few pictures and then took a dander around the Sugar Factory. We remained strong and didn’t purchase anything, and I was interested to see there are now … Continue reading

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Day 5 – Wed 19th LA to Las Vegas: On the move…

We woke up at the usual time and had our last Froot Loops breakfast, today we were heading to Vegas. As it was to be my third trip, I was feeling lucky! We packed and got ready, then had a … Continue reading

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Day 4 – Tue 18th LA: Exploring Farmers Market & Santa Monica

We were slowly adjusting to the time and woke up at 8am for breakfast before catching the bus to The Grove and Farmers Market. This trip was a lot less painful than our other bus adventures in LA and I … Continue reading

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Day 3 – Mon 17th LA: From the hills to the boonies..

For some reason I didn’t make any notes of this day, but it was quite an eventful one. We were up early again and headed to the Chinese Theatre after breakfast to do the usual touristy things before heading off … Continue reading

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Day 2 – Sun 16th LA: A virtual trip to Mexico at Olvera St.

We woke up at 5am and tried our best to stay in bed until 7am and get on LA time. We turned on the news and found out that LA was experiencing a heat wave this weekend. This was fine … Continue reading

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USA Trip September 2012: Day 1 – Sat 15th London to LA: Delta, Dinners and Drug Searches

I am a bit behind with my travel blogging (as per usual) as this trip happened during the last two weeks of September, and now 4-5 months later I have finally gotten round to writing about it. Thankfully I have … Continue reading

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