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Old 06-21-2008, 09:16 PM   #16
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Day 4 - Saturday June 14th

In the morning, all 7 of us met at the Luxor buffet to have breakfast. My Dad had to fly back to Los Angeles today at around 12pm, so it was our last day visiting with him. We all filled up because we planned on walking the strip and visiting the "further" hotels all day. Tonight we would be celebrating Javier's 30th birthday party at Kokomo's in The Mirage and then Centrefuge Bar in MGM. Here are the pix:

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Me and Danny at the Bellagio

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Javier and Danny at the fountain outside Caesar's Palace


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The Gondola's - which we wanted to do before we got to Vegas, but then didn't

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Javier crying over the fact that he turned 30 at Kokomo's. Seriously, he started crying and then said "It just hit me" that I am 30 . . . . Crybaby. JK LOL
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"The Gals" outside Kokomo's
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Day 5 - Sunday June 15th

We really didn't take any pictures today since it was departure day We had a small breakfast, packed up and checked out. Then we walked over to the MGM to meet with the rest of the "crew". We had lunch inside the cafe at the MGM and finished up some last minute shopping next door at the large souvenier shop and at the M&M's store. We went back to our hotels, collected our luggage, and took cabs to the airport where we met up again at the gate until we boarded to get back to good ol' New Jersey
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Sounds like you had a great time in Vegas!! Wonderful photos!!!
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Wonderful pictures. Sounds like you had a great time. Hoping to someday get to Vegas. In the meantime, I can live vicariously through TRs.
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I really enjoyed the rest of your report. It sounds like you had a great time.
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What a great time you had Amanda!! Thanks so much for sharing it with us
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We've been out to Red Rock resort on both of our last 2 trips. We met friends out there 2 years ago to eat at the buffet and went back last year because we enjoyed it so much. It is so calm compared to most of the resorts on the strip.

Thanks for the TR in pictures. It certainly got me ready for my upcoming trip.
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Great report Amanda!

About Lake Mead.... if I'm not mistaken, it's the largest man-made lake in the world. If it wasn't for the Hoover Dam, Lake Mead wouldn't exist.
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Thanks for the pictures and report. I love the variety of things they offer out there. One day I will visit for myself!
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Thanks for sharing! I have yet to get to Vegas, but one day I visit.
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Just caught up with the TR and it looks like you guys had a great time! I've never been to Vegas. We have a really good friend who lives there not too far from the strip i guess this would be our excuse to head out that way but we still havent done so. The hoover dam comments remind me of vega vacation*L* Well i hate i came in at the end but it looks like a fun trip! thanks for sharing!
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