Review: MGM Grand King Las Vegas

During my time in Las Vegas I had the opportunity to stay for two nights in one of the new MGM Grand King rooms at the MGM Grand. To say the MGM Grand is huge would be an understatement. The place is more like a City...

10 Fun Things to Do in Portland, Oregon

At the beginning of my two month trip around the USA I visited my friend Lindsay who lives in Portland, Oregon. We met in Bali back in 2009 and hadn't seen each other since then, so it was a fab reunion! The best thing about...

Buffet of Buffets Challenge in Las Vegas

The decision to do the Buffet of Buffets in Las Vegas is one not to be taken lightly. After 24 hours of buffets- lunch, dinner, breakfast and lunch again- I was ready to burst. I almost threw up ...

Video: NASA Kennedy Space Center & KSC Close-Up Tour

On the blog trip to Florida with Virgin Holidays and Visit Florida we visited the NASA Kennedy Space Center. This is a video of our "KSC Up-Close" Tour.  (If you cannot see this video, click here to watch it on Youtube) I'm a complete Geek and I absolutely...

The Las Vegas Strip at Night
Las Vegas at Night in Photos

I'm totally in love with Vegas. I love love love Vegas. There I got that off my chest. In 2 months I spent a total of 19 days in Las Vegas spread over 3 separate visits! Walking down the Las Vegas strip at night, you can't help...

Alligator Spotting on a Myakka Park Airboat Tour, Florida

On the morning of our airboat tour of Myakka River State Park in Florida, the question on everyone's mind was "are we going to see any alligators?" No matter how many different kinds of wildlife there would be, what we really wanted to see was alligators....