A trip to Death Valley and Joshua Tree National Parks - Part Three

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Day Four

The front driveway to the lobby of ARIA Resort and Casino at Las Vegas
The front driveway to the lobby of ARIA Resort and Casino at Las Vegas

We woke up and went down to the lobby to eat at the buffet for brunch.

After that, we went to The MGM Grand to ride the monorail. On our way, we visited New York-New York Hotel & Casino as well as Excalibur Hotel & Casino.

Bliss Dance next to New York-New York Hotel & Casino. She used to be in San Francisco’s Treasure Island and got moved to Las Vegas
Bliss Dance next to New York-New York Hotel & Casino. She used to be in San Francisco’s Treasure Island and got moved to Las Vegas
New York-New York Hotel & Casino at Las Vegas
New York-New York Hotel & Casino at Las Vegas
Wall Street within New York-New York Hotel & Casino
Wall Street within New York-New York Hotel & Casino
Excalibur Hotel & Casino at Las Vegas
Excalibur Hotel & Casino at Las Vegas
MGM Grand at Las Vegas. We took monorail from the other side of the casino.
MGM Grand at Las Vegas. We took monorail from the other side of the casino.

Las Vegas Monorail

We took a tour of the strip by riding the Las Vegas Monorail. We stopped at Harrah's and The Linq station to look at the Venatian, TI, and The Mirage hotels. The hotels were beautiful and well decorated.

We took Las Vegas Monorail from MGM Grand Station, which is located at the east side of MGM Grand
We took Las Vegas Monorail from MGM Grand Station, which is located at the east side of MGM Grand
We stopped at Harrah's / The Linq Station that has access to The Venatian
We stopped at Harrah's / The Linq Station that has access to The Venatian
From the Venetian, Treasure Island (TI) is across the Las Vegas Blvd
From the Venetian, Treasure Island (TI) is across the Las Vegas Blvd
From the Venetian, we saw Mirage Las Vegas across the Las Vegas Blvd
From the Venetian, we saw Mirage Las Vegas across the Las Vegas Blvd
Harrah’s Las Vegas and The High Roller
Harrah’s Las Vegas and The High Roller
Harrah’s High Roller Ferris Wheel at Las Vegas. It is currently the world's tallest Ferris wheel.
Harrah’s High Roller Ferris Wheel at Las Vegas. It is currently the world's tallest Ferris wheel.

After walking around for a few hours, we rode the monorail back to MGM Grand.

We rode Las Vegas Monorail back to MGM Grand Station
We rode Las Vegas Monorail back to MGM Grand Station

M&M's World

The famous chocolate candy brand M&M has a store at Las Vegas. In there, you could buy any M&M souvenirs here, along with a bag of M&Ms of any color and any kind! This store is a must visit for M&M lovers.

M&M’s boxing champion in boxing trunks
M&M’s boxing champion in boxing trunks
Buy colors of chocolate candies in M&M’s World at Las Vegas Strip
Buy colors of chocolate candies in M&M’s World at Las Vegas Strip
M&M’s World at Las Vegas Strip
M&M’s World at Las Vegas Strip

Once done, we walked to the Coca-Cola store.

Coca‑Cola Store

The soda of Coca-Cola is supposed to be a medicine, but now it is a international popular drink! Right here, at Las Vegas, you can buy a whole tray of sodas with vanilla ice cream on top! The mix is delicious, therefore, making us recommand this place.

Coca-Cola Store at Las Vegas Strip
Coca-Cola Store at Las Vegas Strip
In coca-cola store, you can buy a whole tray of sodas with vanilla ice cream on top
In coca-cola store, you can buy a whole tray of sodas with vanilla ice cream on top
If you are interested in what flavors we got, here you go!
If you are interested in what flavors we got, here you go!

After enjoying the drinks, we walked to MGM Grand for the Cirque du Soleil show KÀ.

KÀ by Cirque du Soleil

KÀ is a show for ages 5 and above, therefore having a no infant policy. KÀ is a battle show which is based on a tribe's leader's twin son and daughter. The tribe KÀ was forced into exile by other tribes and the twins must work together to give KÀ a clear name again.

Entrance to KÀ by Cirque du Soleil in MGM Grand Las Vegas
Entrance to KÀ by Cirque du Soleil in MGM Grand Las Vegas
Inside the theater of KÀ by Cirque du Soleil at MGM Grand Las Vegas
Inside the theater of KÀ by Cirque du Soleil at MGM Grand Las Vegas

After enjoyed the show, we walked back and stayed in ARIA Resort & Casino for the night.

On the way back to hotel, we saw this giant yellow candy inside a window of Elena Bulatova Fine Art Gallery
On the way back to hotel, we saw this giant yellow candy inside a window of Elena Bulatova Fine Art Gallery
The cascading water wall at entrance of ARIA Resort & Casino
The cascading water wall at entrance of ARIA Resort & Casino
Christmas snowflakes decoration in ARIA Resort & Casino
Christmas snowflakes decoration in ARIA Resort & Casino
Want to see what we got from M&M’s World at Las Vegas?
Want to see what we got from M&M’s World at Las Vegas?

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Route Map

Stations of Las Vegas Monorail

Trip Duration

2018-12-23 - 2019-12-29