Tag Archive: Las Vegas

Day 16 – Hoover Dam and Lake Mead


Hoover Dam Today’s first attraction was to the Hoover Dam. Completed in 1935 designed to block the Colorado River and provide low cost electricity to the region, it’s amongst the tallest dams ever… Continue reading

Day 15 & 16 – Viva Las Vegas!


So having struggled with adjectives to describe the stunning scenery over the last two weeks, I am now struggling equally to describe this city. I have to be honest I am not a… Continue reading

Day 15 – Grand Canyon to Las Vegas vía Williams and Hoover Dam


Arizona to Nevada Sunrise over the Grand Canyon An early start to see the sunrise over the Grand Canyon was a once in a lifetime thing I just had to do. I don’t… Continue reading