26th May 2012 May 26th 2012 Today after a good breakfast (free) at the Hotel La Quinta we left Bishop for Las Vegas.
We started out about 7-30am and took a route through Death Valley. We had a coffe stop at Stove Pipe Wells and paid for a visitor pass into Death Valley National Park. Not sure that we needed to but the money goes to a good cause maintaining the National Parks.
We diverted off our direct route via Furna ... read more
North America » United States » Nevada » Las Vegas Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more