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    Photo TR of my trip to Las Vegas and Los Angeles

    I visited Las Vegas and Los Angeles the week between Christmas and New Years this past weekend. I'd like to share some photos with you all.



    We stayed at the Treasure Island (TI) that had two Starbucks!


    The Palazzo


    Winter Holiday decorations at the Palazzo


    The Wynn


    The decorations at the Wynn


    Spiral escalators at the Forum Shops




    Caesars Palace!


    Winter holiday decorations at Bellagio


    The world's largest chocolate fountain


    Crystals at City Center


    Vortex display at Crystals


    Aria Resort and Casino at City Center


    The Cosmopolitan Hotel at City Center


    A monorail runs from Bellagio to City Center to Monte Carlo


    The Venetian


    TI as seen from the Venetian


    The Rialto Bridge


    The Fashion Mall

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    We visited the Ronald Reagan Library and Museum in Simi Valley that happened to be showing the "Treasures of the Walt Disney Archives" exhibit.


    Panoramic view of Simi Valley from The Reagan Library


    A copy of the Reagan Oval office


    A highlight for me was seeing Air Force One




    Entrance to the Disney exhibit


    A flag that once flew over Disneyland's entrance


    Mickey Mouse colectibles


    An animator's desk


    The books used to open three classic animated films


    A Maleficent cel


    A Mickey maquette


    Panoramic of Walt's office


    A mechanical bird once found in Walt's office


    The Mickey doll Walt held as he drove the train at Disneyland's Grand Opening


    The Nautilus


    Mary Poppins' costume


    The flying car from the Absent Minded Professor


    The Professor's display from "Bedknobs and Broomsticks"


    A scene from "101 Dalmatians" starring Glenn Close


    Prince Edward's clothes from "Enchanted"


    Princess Giselle's dress from "Enchanted"


    The Mad Tea Hatter's table


    Iron Man and his Formula One car


    A car from Mr Toad's Wild Ride


    A pirate ship from Peter Pan's Flight


    Audioanimatronic from the Mickey Mouse Revue


    Animated maquettes


    Animated film mural


    The Liberty Bell from "National Treasure"


    A photo of the Clinton's with Donald Duck


    Busts from "The Hall of Presidents"

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    I was also able to visit Disneyland


    Gardens at the Disneyland Hotel


    A sign at the Disneyland Hotel


    December 30th was quite crowded


    The Wildest ride in the Wilderness


    Haunted Mansion Holiday


    Snow White's cottage in gingerbread at the Carthay Circle


    Staircase at the Carthay Circle


    Vietnamese Twice Cooked Beef Taco - with fresh Pineapple-Mint Salsa


    The view from the Carthay Circle balcony


    Panoramic from the Carthay Circle Balcony




    Yours truly inside the Carthay Circle restaurant


    Apple salad


    Salmon and cous cous


    Rocky road brownie sundae


    Outside Radiator Springs Racers


    Radiator Springs Racers


    Artwork/foliage at Cars Land


    Neon at Cars Land


    I SO wanted to buy this!!!

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    We also visited the Tournament of Roses parade floats on December 31st


    The Rose Bowl


    Amazing details


    Wow!


    A float still being finished

    On our last day there, we went to Santa Monica before going to the airport


    Santa Monica Pier


    The western end of Route 66


    Not quite Disneyland


    This parking lot was cool. A green light would be lit if a space was available no more hunting slowly for parking spaces.

    I hope you enjoyed my photos. Thanks for viewing them.



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    Re: Photo TR of my trip to Las Vegas and Los Angeles

    Thanks for the great pictures report!

    It looks like you guys have fun visiting all these neat place.

    I always go to Vegas at least 2 times a year to gamble a bit, but the main attraction for me is eating at the buffet. I think they are known as buffet capital of the world.
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    Re: Photo TR of my trip to Las Vegas and Los Angeles

    Very nice pics! Thank you for sharing them all.

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    Re: Photo TR of my trip to Las Vegas and Los Angeles

    Great pics! Is it weird if I want to lay under that chocolate fountain?

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    Re: Photo TR of my trip to Las Vegas and Los Angeles

    Great pix, and you have a good eye! Very cool angles.

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    Re: Photo TR of my trip to Las Vegas and Los Angeles

    A few of my favorite places and it looks like you had a great time. Thanks for posting the pictures, too!
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