Category Archives: USA

Day 7 –Monday 6th April – Wake Up in Vegas, Sleep in Copenhagen

Our final day came around very quickly, we checked out and headed to the Monte Carlo café to use our final round of resort credit and have a hearty breakfast. We found a wild bill too which we found quite … Continue reading

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Day 6 – Sunday 5th April – Brunching at The Border Grill

Our last full day in town started off with a frenzy of last minute shopping. I decided I could definitely squeeze some more into the new suitcase! I had heard people talking about Ross before, but had never ventured into … Continue reading

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Day 5 – Saturday 4th April – The Family Guy Slot Discovery

Saturday was our least productive day of the trip. We started out lazily packing away some of our (okay, my) purchases as the room looked like something had exploded in there. We ended up grabbing a slightly unorthodox breakfast of … Continue reading

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Day 4 – Friday 3rd April – Dodgy Food Choices and Downtown Shenanigans

I woke up at 7am, still feeling full! I clearly needed to condition myself ahead of time for all of this eating! We had a MyVegas coupon for the Mandalay Bay breakfast buffet that could only be used today. On … Continue reading

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Day 3 – Thursday 2nd April – Bargains, Bad Buffets & Bellagio

We woke at around 8am this morning and had a light breakfast in bed. Fruit loops and American TV, perfect! We decided to venture out to Walmart and Michaels for snacks to take home and to check out the baking … Continue reading

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Day 2 –Wednesday 1st April – A Voyage to Valley of Fire

At 5am I came to life briefly, but managed to snooze in until 6:30am. Today we didn’t mind being early risers as we were heading off to explore Valley of Fire. We swapped a MyVegas code to get a two … Continue reading

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Day 1 – Tuesday 31st March – The Scenic Route to Las Vegas!

We got a steal of a deal to fly to Vegas (admittedly on a slightly unconventional routing) over the Easter holiday in business class with British Airways. There were crazy winds in London which caused a host of big delays, … Continue reading

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Day 8 – Saturday 6th December: Last Minute Shopping & A Suitcase Struggle

By this point in the trip I had gotten rather slack with writing up my trip notes, mostly as we had done the key things we planned to do, so often just wondered around the city enjoying happening upon things … Continue reading

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Day 7 – Friday 5th December: Meatball Disasters & Meandering in Brooklyn

This morning was another Froot Loops in bed whilst watching the news experience. We had a lazier morning and headed out around 10ish to Greenwich Village. I couldn’t resist the sweets at Sockerbit and we had a nose around Bleecker … Continue reading

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Day 6 – Thursday 4th December: Boat Trips, Bridges and Bryant Park

Today we woke at a healthier time, either we were super tired last night or we were finally starting to adjust! I’m not sure if it was the flu I caught but it definitely took longer to adjust this trip … Continue reading

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