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A Review of Las Vegas Double Decker Bus of the Stars Experience
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12 December 2010

For a fun and entertaining even, jump on the Las Vegas Double Decker bus of the stars. You're guaranteed a night to remember. And why is this amusement so popular with so many Las Vegas visitors? Read on to find out...

The evening starts out at Mandalay Bay where you board the London style double decker with 67 other travellers, a great reason to be a part of it. You meet plenty of new friends and have a good giggle leaving you in a great mood to continue your evening.

The bus departs three times daily, so it's nice and convenient for you to choose a time that suits you. You'll travel along the famous Las Vegas strip, a 4.2 mile stretch which is home to many of the world's largest casinos and hotels.

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Sydney Opera House - A World Heritage Site since 2007
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05 November 2009

Sydney Opera House - A World Heritage Site since 2007

Australia isn't readily known for their displays of architecture throughout the world, but one modern marvel changed that perception and stands out as one of the grandest concert halls on the planet. The Sydney Opera House is a true architectural feat, showcasing man's ingenuity and grasp of structural integrity.

Sitting directly on the harbor and enjoying World Heritage Site status since 2007, this lavish, expansive structure is as recognizable as the Statue of Liberty, the Eiffel Tower, and other great monuments of the world. It is to Australia what the Colosseum is to Rome, and the Opera House has become the paradigm symbol of Oz.

Situated on Bennelong Point, the peaked Opera House towers above the shoreline and makes up most of Sydney's skyline on the shore. The iconic structure was designed by Jorn Utzon, a Danish architect, and resembles a ship at full sail. It was a challenging structure to build, but one that Utzon met head-on.

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