You know you’re in the Wild West when you see wild horses thundering across the Grand Canyon.
And look out from The Buffalo Bill Grave and Museum at Lookout Mountain at the Great Plains where he once roamed.
The wide open spaces, the freedom, the clean air, the sanctity of nature, the conservation of the animals on whom their very survival depended.
Bandanaman and Issy in Clark, Colorado
It’s how people lived for centuries in these lands before we found ‘a better way’.
I have my Native American headdress on (though not literally though I did have one as a kid), having signed up for the virtual conference from New Mexico next month.
Buffalo Bill’s grave
It’s just that this COVID business has reminded us all to reconnect with the earth.
All of which you’ll find on an Escorted Tour with your American Holidays
Take their Canyon and American Lands Adventure for 2021.
TV broncos star: In Broncos’ Stadium, Denver
Kick it off in Vegas before departing for Zion National Park and hike Angels Landing.
Next up is Bryce Canyon National Park, renowned for its crimson-coloured sandstones, the hoodoos.
On my way to my next million in Vegas
You’ll recognise Monument Valley from all the old movies and here you’ll learn all about its place in Navajo legend.
Travel through the Navajo Reservation to the Cameron Trading Post to pick up jewellery and your dreamcatcher.
Of course you won’t have to wait long for your dreams to come true as you’ll cap off this unforgettable tour in the Grand Canyon.
The First Americans
Watch it from the rim or hike down it… however you take it in you’ll only sample a fraction.
And if that’s not enough Americana for you then you’ll travel back to Vegas along Route 66.
All this for two from €2099. Price includes return flights Dublin-Vegas. Seven nights’ hotel accommodation and tour guides.