Category Archives: USA

I ♥ New York – Part 3

The final day of our trip was a little greyer and colder than we had got used to, but again we headed off to make the most of the time we had. The first stop was the Flatiron building, another … Continue reading

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I ♥ New York – Part 2

My second full day in NYC began (after another diner breakfast) with a visit to Grand Central station and the New York Public Library. Both are iconic buildings and it was brilliant to see them in reality rather than on … Continue reading

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I ♥ New York – Part 1

Wow, New York is amazing! On 12 March Mr M and I flew into Newark airport for a short stay in the big apple. We stayed in the Affinia Dumont on East 34th Street, not far from the Empire State … Continue reading

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New York, New York

Next week I will be in New York. Mr M has been a bit of a superstar and organised a 4 day/3 night break for us and I can’t wait. We’re going to stay in a hotel called the Affinia … Continue reading

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Looking back

After having been back at home for nearly a week I felt it was time to reflect back on the trip. In total we drove 1893 miles through the states of California, Nevada, Utah and Arizona. We were lucky enough … Continue reading

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Vegas again

Back to Vegas again for the last night of our trip. After a quick stop off at one of the outlet centres for converse and Levi bargains, we drove down the strip to our hotel. This time we stayed at … Continue reading

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Hoover Dam

On the way back to Vegas we drove over the Hoover dam and stopped to take some photos.

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Rim Trail

Most of today was spent walking along the rim of the canyon. We walked along the side that’s closed to traffic which meant that it was bit quieter than the areas round the visitor centre. This is where we started … Continue reading

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Tusayan

On the way through Tusayan, where we were staying, I’d spotted a Mexican restaurant so we decided to eat there. As we walked up the street Andrew spotted a huge bull elk on the other side of the road, just … Continue reading

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Sunset, Grand Canyon

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