Monthly Archives: June 2011

Day 6 – San Francisco, USA

Last full day with my Mum before heading off to Anchorage, Alaska.  Early morning start (for me at least, normal for mum) saw another local bus into the city.  This time we travelled to the terminal and walked down to … Continue reading

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Day 5 – San Francisco, USA

The big shopping day in the Bay area.  Last night they issued warnings about unseasonable wet weather, it downed out to be very wet but for the most part it rained while we were indoors. Caught the local bus in … Continue reading

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Day 4 – Las Vegas to San Francisco, USA

Highlights: Gambling at Las Vegas Airport Shuttle pick up worked out well but had I really left Vegas yet… well no.  It’s around 9 am and I’m sitting at Las Vegas Airport and playing the slots how addictive is that??  … Continue reading

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Day 3 – Las Vegas, USA

Started with a visit to the Stratosphere Tower to view Vegas from 500 metres height.  Not a bad view, makes you realise you are in a desert, the only green places are the exclusive golf courses. From here we aught the … Continue reading

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Day 2 – Las Vegas, USA

Late start today getting up around 10.30 am, but with no sleep yesterday that’s not a big surprise. Finally dragged myself out to the strip and caught the Deuce bus service ($7 for 24 hours use).  We headed out to … Continue reading

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