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World Trip 1998: United States of America

Highlights:  Andrew’s first overseas trip, Alcatraz, Disneyland, San Diego Zoo, Seaworld, Knott’s Berry Farm and Vegas. Photos Late 1998 almost exactly 12 years after my first world trip as a 12 year old in 1986 I set off on my … Continue reading

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World Trip 2011: Day 4 – Las Vegas to San Francisco, USA

Friday 3 June 2011 Highlights: Gambling at Las Vegas Airport The shuttle pick up worked out well but had we really left Vegas yet… well no.  It’s around 9 am and we are sitting at Las Vegas Airport and playing … Continue reading

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World Trip 2011: Day 3 – Las Vegas, USA

Thursday 2 June 2011 Highlights: The view from the Stratosphere Tower, gambling at ten casinos in one day! We started today with a visit to the Stratosphere Tower to view Vegas from 500 metres height.  Not a bad view, makes … Continue reading

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World Trip 2011: Day 2 – Las Vegas, USA

Wednesday 1 June 2011 Highlights: Premium Shopping Outlet (South) 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 … Continue reading

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World Trip 2011: Day 1 – Melbourne to Los Angeles to Las Vegas, USA

Tuesday 31 May 2011 Highlights: Qantas Business International Lounge, Los Angeles Admirals Club Early start getting up at 6 am today with a big day of travelling ahead.  Checked in at 6.45 am thanks to a drop off from Reagan.  … Continue reading

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World Trip 2009: Day 8 – Las Vegas to San Diego, USA

Another big driving day (about 5.5 hours), but first we had one more go gambling and somehow we both won, my mum won about $20 and I finished up $1 (hey it’s a win). My mum then used her winning … Continue reading

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World Trip 2009: Day 7 – Las Vegas / Hoover Dam, USA

Having cut the Grand Canyon out of the trip we still got to see the enormous engineering achievement that is the Hoover Dam. It’s hard to imagine how they built this; I guess they had problems since they lost 300 … Continue reading

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