10 Best Hiking Trails In Zion National Park – Hiking in Zion Canyon

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Zion canyon is fast becoming one of America’s most visited National Parks. This once-hidden gem is filled with stunning natural vistas, bright canyons filled with stunning vivid color, and amazing, and really unique, hikes. Couple this with the fact it is just a few hours drive from Las Vegas and part of Utah’s amazing Big … Read more

Where To Stay At The Grand Canyon South Rim – The Best Places to Stay at the Grand Canyon

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One of the Worlds Severn Natural Wonders the Grand Canyon is one of America’s most visited National Parks and a real National Treasure. One of the Canyons defining Qualities is its sheer size, it is also not really near anywhere and is a remote and wild place. This all means visiting it in a single … Read more

Best Grand Canyon Road Trip – How To Plan The Ultimate Road Trip Around The Grand Canyon

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In our Best Way to Visit the Grand Canyon post, we look at al the different ways you can experience the Grand Canyon. The one that stands out, above all, is a Road Trip Around the Canyon Rim! While this is not for everyone, as it takes a considerable amount of time, 3+days it is … Read more

Where is Horseshoe Bend, Arizona? – Guide to Visting Horseshoe Bend, Grand Canyon

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One of the most iconic images of the Grand Canyon is the Horsehoe Bend. The Sheer Canyon walls, the tight hairpin bend, and the almost unreal green waters of the Colorado River make this one of the canyons most Striking locations. However let’s be correct right from the start, this is NOT part of the … Read more

Grand Canyon West Rim vs South Rim – Our Grand Canyon Comparison

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When Most people decide they are going to visit the Grand Canyon they are not actually aware of just how enormous the Canyon actually is. They are also unaware that due to its enormous size there are different and distinct parts of the Canyon and choosing the right part of the canyon is crucial to … Read more

Visiting The Grand Canyon From Las Vegas – The Best Way To Visit The Grand Canyon

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The Grand Canyon needs little introduction, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, US National Park and National Monument, and one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World, we all know the Grand Cayon is a very special place full of awe and wonder. It s also very high up on most people’s to-do lists when … Read more

Best Helicopter Tours in Las Vegas – Are Las Vegas Helicopter tours worth it?

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Anyone who spends anytime outside in Las Vegas will notice one thing very quickly and that is the huge amount of helicopter traffic. Some of that is High Rollers and Celebs flying in, some are News and Traffic helicopters taking an aerial view of the city, but most, a huge majority are tourist sightseeing flights, … Read more

Flying Through The Grand Canyon – Hiring a Light Aircraft in Las Vegas – PPL Pilot

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A year or so ago I made a late attempt at a new career, that of a commercial pilot. This venture ended up leading to a dead-end, due in part to the huge financial outlay needed and also to the fact I just didn’t believe I was good enough. However part of this experience led … Read more