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Day 7: Alcatraz and an Evening in San Francisco

The rest of our day exploring Alcatraz and San Francis It's hard to capture the feeling of being on Alcatraz at night with only words. We had purchased tickets well in advance for the Alcatraz night tour. We were told it would sell out, so I think we bought them about 2 or 3 months… Continue reading Day 7: Alcatraz and an Evening in San Francisco

The Venetian in Las Vegas
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Day 4: Exploring the Las Vegas Strip

After waking up really early the past few days, we allowed ourselves to sleep in a bit today. Exploring the Las Vegas Strip would be our main priority. We finally got ready and headed down for breakfast around 10:30 am. We were going to go to the regular café, but realized it was just as… Continue reading Day 4: Exploring the Las Vegas Strip

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Day 3: Traveling from The Grand Canyon to Las Vegas

Most of this day involved us traveling from the Grand Canyon to Las Vegas. But first, we had to witness one of the most beautiful sunrises in the world. Our morning was nothing short of unbelievable. We got ourselves out of bed around 6:30 am, gathered our things, and headed out on Hermitt Road to… Continue reading Day 3: Traveling from The Grand Canyon to Las Vegas

View of the Grand Canyon from the plane while flying from Atlanta to Las Vegas
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Day 1: Traveling from Atlanta to Las Vegas

Our day traveling from Atlanta to Las Vegas started at 4:45 am thanks to our fragrant and sometimes noisy neighbor, The Pink Plumber. Normally, we hate this. Also, it's usually around 6:30 am, so I'd like to give PP a gold star this one and only time for being my extremely early alarm clock. Anyway...… Continue reading Day 1: Traveling from Atlanta to Las Vegas