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Flightseeing the Grand Canyon

One of America’s best known attractions, the Grand Canyon, is one of the largest canyons in the world. Here the Colorado river has carved out a valley which is up to 18 miles wide and 1 mile in depth. The vistas that can be seen from its rim reveal magnificent bands of colourful rock, displaying …

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A Family Vacation In Vegas

If, like me, you imagined Las Vegas to be all neon lights, casinos, opulent decadence and quickie marriages performed by Elvis impersonators, then think again. The city offers so much more, so bundle up the kids and let’s take a trip to visit the other pearls it has to offer. Las Vegas is heavily influenced …

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Ballooning over Vegas

It was still dark outside when my hotel wake-up call rang through at 4am. I dressed and took the elevator downstairs to the casino, discovering the cliche that “Las Vegas never sleeps” is entirely accurate. Girls in cocktail dresses were giggling and sipping champagne together, while groups of people were still gathered enthusiastically around roulette …

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