In my last post I mentioned that we were based in Las Vegas while touring the area. We stayed in The Venetian Hotel on the Vegas strip. At this point, Kirk and Joan's daughter Natalie and her husband Burt joined us on our adventure. Here are a few photos of the Venetian Hotel, then on to The Valley of Fire State Park.
|The other half of our room.|
|Our window view of the wheel.|
|Venetian Hotel Lobby|
|The Canal. |
All of this structure is inside the Venetian. The sky is painted on the ceiling.
You can take a ride on the canal in a gondola if you like.
|All of these structures are inside the Venetian in the area called The Canal.|
|Close-up photo of the painted ceiling.|
|More of The Canal and its shops, all of which are inside the Venetian Hotel.|
|Joan, Kirk, daughter Natalie with husband Burt at the indoor waterfall.|
|Me and G grinning like fools.|
|The view of the Las Vegas strip from the Venetian.|
|The wheel outside our window: Red, White and Blue to commemorate Independence Day! |
Happy Birthday, America!
View on our way into the Valley of Fire State Park.
On leaving the park, we drove through the Lake Mead National Recreation Area.
|Waiting for the show to begin.|