Viva Las Vegas

November 29, 2009 at 5:04 pm 2 comments

I recently spent a few days in Las Vegas for a conference and a mini-vacation. It’s not a place I would have chosen to visit without a reason, but nonetheless it was nice to trade in our chilly Canadian fall for a sunshiny place for a short while. In addition to great restaurants, great shopping, and the impressive art and architecture for the new CityCenter development, I was pleasantly surprised to find a few artfully designed garden spaces inside the hotels.  Here are a few images to chase away the winter blues!

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  • 1. Ms. S  |  November 29, 2009 at 7:59 pm

    I love the hanging ball of flowers. They look like festive lanterns. Who would have imagined LV had such treats! 🙂

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    […] The inspiration for this quiche comes from an odd, quasi-French place called Las Vegas I visited a few years ago. Such a strange place, Las Vegas, an amusement park for grownups with something for everyone, from the drunken and licentious to the calmer breeds who like shopping, fountains, Cirque du Soleil, and quiet, pretty things. […]

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