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A March 2005 trip to Las Vegas by shadow829

Jockey Club Photo, Las Vegas, Nevada More Photos
Quote: Recent trip to Las Vegas and to the Grand Canyon.

Jockey Club

Hotel

Jockey Club Photo, Las Vegas, Nevada
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The Jockey Club has very spacious rooms. The one-bedroom was more than enough room for me and two friends. The location is superb, right on the Strip and across from Aladdin and just south of Caesar's Palace. It is an older timeshare, but it makes up for it with its prime location, nice furniture, and decent-size rooms. It was nice to have access to the Internet (two terminals are just outside the activity center’s office). The activity center always had popcorn for those that came by. They also had a nice Easter egg hunt for the kids staying at the hotel, which definitely made their day. Although the fitness room had limited choices and the Jacuzzi was always cold or empty, ...Read More

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on April 2, 2005

Jockey Club
3700 LAS VEGAS BLVD SOUTH
Las Vegas, Nevada 89109
702-739-8686

Grand Canyon National Park

Attraction | "Grand Canyon Tour"

Grand Canyon National Park Photo, Grand Canyon, Arizona
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I took a bus tour through Las Vegas Grand Canyon Tours. It was a long bus ride (5 hours). We got back late due to a long line to get into the park (it was spring break week for many people apparently). We stopped twice in the park. First, we stopped at Grand Canyon Village, and then again at Yavapai Point. We had about 45 minutes at each stop, which was enough to get many photos and see the canyon from a couple of perspectives. If you like walking, this is not the tour for you. I plan to stay and hike next time to see more of the canyon. The squirrels are very aggressive; too many people feed them, so they expect you to do the same. According to the tour guide, they will bite you if you put ...Read More

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on April 2, 2005

Grand Canyon National Park
P.o. Box 129
Grand Canyon, Arizona 86023
(928) 638-7888

Hoover Dam

Attraction

Hoover Dam Photo, Las Vegas, Nevada
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Here are a few pictures of the Hoover Dam facility from the Grand Canyon Tour. We stoppped for about 15 minutes. We didn't stop for the tour, so I can't comment on that.

Member Rating 2 out of 5 on April 2, 2005

Hoover Dam
US Highway 93 at the Nevada-Arizona border
Las Vegas, Nevada 89101

Grand Canyon National Park

Attraction | "More Grand Canyon"

Grand Canyon National Park Photo, Grand Canyon, Arizona
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Here are some more photos from the Grand Canyon. Worth the trip to see these views. I will load more photos in other books, as each file can only hold four photos.

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on July 17, 2005

Grand Canyon National Park
P.o. Box 129
Grand Canyon, Arizona 86023
(928) 638-7888