S: Our Honeymoom
FC: OUR HONEYMOON
1: 3.7.11 | WE ARE OFFICIALLY
2: March 10th, 2011 Arrived in Las Vegas
3: Rented a car and made our way to the The Strip
4: Room 727 Hotel Located behind the Flamingo
6: Enjoyed our first night walking the Las Vegas Strip
10: Downtown Las Vegas
11: Friday, March 11, 2011 Tamales at Dona Maria's Exploring Downtown & The Pawn Shop
12: Walked around Mandalay Bay followed by Dinner at Burger Bar Drinks at Fat Tuesdays
15: We enjoyed Carrot Top's Show at the Luxor Hotel. Very funny and entertaining!
16: Pretty Hotel, but not much else to see. | FOUR SEASONS Hotels and Resorts
18: The Flamingo was just behind our hotel. The pool and habitat were under rehab, but Matt still found entertainment...with the talking parrot.
19: Saturday March 12, 2011 Walked the Vegas Strip during the day and explored each and every hotel. We were given a complimentary lunch at Harrah's.
20: The Palazzo Beautiful Hotel with lovely topiaries and expensive shops.
29: The Venetian Beautiful Lagoon with Gondolas & Fountains
31: It was a great show full of action and great renditions.
33: The absolute best show ever! It was the highlight of our honeymoon.
34: Sunday March 13, 2011 Drove out to the Hoover Dam and took the full tour.
38: Tour was really interesting and a little scary being completed enclosed in cement with small passageways.
42: The show was incredibly done with vivid costumes, detailed sets, and talented performers. Rafiki and Zazu were the most entertaining.
44: The music was upbeat and portrayed well with the performances, lighting, and images on the screens around the theater.
47: Monday March 14, 2011 Walked the Strip and explored each of the Hotels. Paris quickly became our favorite due to its charm and intimate atmosphere.
48: I have wandered all my life, and I have also traveled; the difference between the two being this - that we wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfillment. Hilaire Belloc
53: The Conservatory & Botanical Gardens It was absolutely beautiful.
54: Soulmates... two halves of the same soul joining together in life's journey
58: Loving someone is a leap of faith You are giving them your heart and trusting them not to break it... No matter what happens I will still never regret making that leap for you
60: We seek the comfort of another. Someone to share and share the life we choose. Someone to help us through the never-ending attempt to understand ourselves. And in the end, someone to comfort us along the way. ~ Marlin Finch Lupus ~
62: Penn & Teller put on an interesting show that was both funny and magical. Only down side was that the show was too short.
64: Freemont Street was bright, colorful, and indicative of the old Vegas charm.
66: Tuesday March 15, 2011 Spent the afternoon walking the other side of the Strip that we missed yesterday. Returned to Paris first since we loved it so much and wanted to explore it further.
67: Breakfast in Paris was incredible. The buffet became our favorite of all those we visited.
68: MGM was quite a large hotel with plenty of shopping, a nice pool, but the biggest attractions were the kitties.
70: NY NY was fun to walk through and felt just like the Big City.
71: The Big Apple
72: The Monte Carlo had a beautiful entrance and was a nice hotel, but didn't really have anything extraordinary.
75: City Center was nicely decorated with high end finishes in some of the lounges and restaurants within the mall.
77: The Bellagio Fountains were impressive both during the day and at night.
78: Caesars Palace was much larger than we expected and was fun to explore all the shops, restaurants, and artwork.
79: Most of the decor included statues of the Gods, gold details, and large fountains. | Lunch at Lago Buffet was our least favorite primarily due to the lack of variety and flavors.
80: One of the Restaurants in Caesar's Palace had goldfish aquariums throughout with lace. Very cool atmosphere.
82: Zumanity was incredible. It was so much more than we expected. They blended the sexy numbers with comic relief and great entertainment.
85: Phantom of the Opera had beautiful music and was well performed, but was our least favorite. Dinner at the Rio Carnival World buffet was delicious with lots of variety. Matt especially loved the endless king crab legs.
86: Wednesday March 16, 2011 Drove out to Red Rock Canyon and explored the Mountains and Trails. This was one of the biggest highlights of our Honeymoon.
98: Celebrated the last night of our Honeymoon at the Stratosphere with an exquisite dinner at the Top of the World Restaurant.
102: Gigi | Matt | Top of the World | LAS VEGAS, NV
104: L'Amour Vrais
105: Evening walk by Paris
106: Thursday March 17, 2011 | Our last day in Vegas...
107: We enjoyed exploring the Venetian and watching the artisans sculpt.
111: We had lunch at Smashburger and it was amazing!!! We then left to the airport to fly home. Our Honeymoon came to an end, but our Married life together was just beginning.