9th July 2010: Las Vegas

Today we went to see the amazing engineering feat that is the Hoover Dam, and then it was back to Las Vegas for Lilith ... in a swimming pool!

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Hoover Dam  views from the car park ... it's hot ... very, very hot ... Hoover Dam  Hoover Dam Bypass Bridge Hoover Dam  Oskar Hansen's memorial Hoover Dam  Dr Elwood Mead plaque, after whom Lake Mead is named
Hoover Dam  1931-1935 the construction dates of the Dam Hoover Dam  Penstock towers Hoover Dam  Penstock towers with Nevada time Hoover Dam  Dam plaque with views over Lake Mead
Hoover Dam  Lake Mead ... the lighter part is where the water used to come up to! Hoover Dam  Elevator tower Hoover Dam  Penstock towers with Arizona time Hoover Dam  Looking into Arizona
Hoover Dam  Looking into Arizona Hoover Dam  Elevator tower from the side Hoover Dam  Cars crossing the Dam Hoover Dam  Hoover Dam Bypass Bridge from the Dam
Hoover Dam  wow ... it's a long way down!! Hoover Dam Hoover Dam  "Winged Figures of the Republic" by Oskar J. W. Hansen Hoover Dam  Not sure why the towers are angled to the side
Hoover Dam  Hoover Dam Scaler Statue Hoover Dam  Hoover Dam Bypass Bridge Hoover Dam  Machinery Travelling back to central Las Vegas from Hoover Dam
Travelling back to central Las Vegas from Hoover Dam Travelling back to central Las Vegas from Hoover Dam  Downtown Las Vegas Travelling back to central Las Vegas from Hoover Dam  Approaching the Luxor Hotel Lilith on the big screen at Mandalay Bay  view from our Luxor Hotel window
Lilith on the big screen at Mandalay Bay  view from our Luxor Hotel window Lilith on the big screen at Mandalay Bay  view from our Luxor Hotel window Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  view from our Luxor Hotel window Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Todays Line up
Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Stage in the swimming pool ... yes IN the swimming pool Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  backstage in the swimming pool Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Jo getting ready to go in - I had to be carried as it was too deep for me! Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  The Bangles
Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  The Bangles Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  The Bangles Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  The Bangles Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  The Bangles
Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  The Bangles Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  The Bangles Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  The Bangles Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Jo in the swimming pool after The Bangles ... I see LEGS!!!
Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Miranda Lambert Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Miranda Lambert Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Miranda Lambert Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Miranda Lambert
Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Miranda Lambert Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Miranda Lambert Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Miranda Lambert Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Miranda Lambert
Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Miranda Lambert Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Miranda Lambert Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Sarah's coming! Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Sarah McLachlan
Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Sarah McLachlan Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Sarah McLachlan Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Sarah's quite amused about the concert in the swimming pool! Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Sarah McLachlan
Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Sarah McLachlan Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Sarah McLachlan Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Sarah McLachlan Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Sarah McLachlan
Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Sarah McLachlan Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Sarah McLachlan Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Sarah McLachlan Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Unfortunately the stage was a bit high for seeing the piano parts ...
Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Sarah McLachlan Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Sarah McLachlan Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Sarah McLachlan Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Sarah McLachlan
Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Sarah McLachlan Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Sarah McLachlan Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Sarah McLachlan Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Sarah McLachlan
Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Sarah McLachlan Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Sarah McLachlan Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Sarah McLachlan Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Sarah McLachlan
Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Sarah McLachlan Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  Sarah McLachlan Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  "Because the Night" finale Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  "Because the Night" finale
Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  "Because the Night" finale Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  "Because the Night" finale Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  "Because the Night" finale Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  "Because the Night" finale
lilithatmandalaybaylasvegas58  "Because the Night" finale Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  "Because the Night" finale Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  "Because the Night" finale Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  "Because the Night" finale
Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  "Because the Night" finale Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  "Because the Night" finale Lilith at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas  people getting out of the swimming pool at the end