Viva Las Vegas August 22nd 2008 We ended up having to take a flight from San Francisco. We looked into going to Reno and then driving down to Vegas, but rental companies either didn't do one way rentals to those locations, or they were charging far to much for 1 days rental. The flight was only an hour long. We could see Lake Mead and the strip as we came into land. The airport is right behind the strip. Too close really for com ... read more
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We are now home :-(
There were two flights with great views.
The first one was the flight from Melbourne to Sydney, as you get to see the harbour bridge and opera house as you come into land.
The second flight was Vegas to London but you would need to be seated on the right side of the plane. You get a great view of the Grand Canyon. There is no need to spend hundreds of dollars to see the canyon from a helicopter or small plane.
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