09.30.15 Chocolate, chocolate, chocolate and more!

Wednesday, September 30, 2015 –  We rested all morning and took a ride hersheys onto the Las Vegas Strip to visit Hershey’s Chocolate World, M&M’s World, MGM Grand Casino and Hotel and New York New York Casino and Hotel.

They are all on the same block so it made for a good first outing! This will probably be one of the most colorful posts with all the colorful chocolates we saw!

mmmmmmWe parked at New York New York and walked through the casino in search of Hershey’s Chocolate World which is a two story amazing world of chocolates!

First pictures from New York New York

mm6 (Medium) mm28 (Medium) mm26 (Medium) mm7 (Medium) mm10 (Medium)Hershey’s Chocolate World pictures.  Yes Roy did get his 5 pound bar of chocolate, I got an assortment of Kisses, Reeses and Jolly Ranchers. Madisyn got stuff also!  First is the Hershey’s store sign seen from within New York New York Casino and Hotel!

mm11 (Medium)The Chocolate Bar in New York New York, just outside Hershey’s.

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Various flavors of Hershey’s Kisses – this is where I spent time!!mm18 (Medium)

mm19 (Medium)Jolly Rancher’s area!mm25 (Medium)   mm21 (Medium)Roy’s giant super duper 5 pound Hershey’s Chocolate Bar!  We’ll be using some of it to make more of our homemade caramel, pecan and chocolate turtles! I’m thinking Madisyn may want a big bite out of it when we get home!

mm51 (Medium) mm54 (Medium)mm17 (Medium) mm5 (Medium)  The wonderful young ladies who checked us out and saw us spent a fortune on chocolates!! Ya’ll were great ladies!mm52 (Medium)  The Reese’s Floor

mm22 (Medium) mm23 (Medium)mm24 (Medium)Giant size Reeses Peanut Butter Cups and York Mint Patties!mm15 (Medium)

mm16 (Medium) We went through the Hershey’s store twice before making our purchases.

MGM Grand was cool too! It’s a huge place and I’m pretty sure we only saw a bit of it.

mm43 (Medium)mm44 (Medium) mm45 (Medium) MGM_Casino_in_Las_Vegas mgmall mm1 (Medium)We stopped in the Coca Cola store where we took photos with the Coke Bear.  We bought the photos and when they are scanned we’ll share.

mm30 (Medium)These are ones someone took with our camera.

mm61 (Medium) mm60 (Medium)We ended our time with a visit to M&M’s World where we were treated to a 3D movie, got to see Ms. Green M&M, picked up several gifts for Madisyn and really were like two kids in a candy shop here. It is a four floor M&M chocolate heaven!!

mm32 (Medium) mm62 (Medium) mm34 (Medium) mm48 (2) (Medium) mm35 (Medium) mm38 (Medium) mm33 (Medium)  mm39 (Medium)Do you see a trend towards loving the Chocolate stores and just going through the casinos!!!  What a wonderful chocolate day with a couple of casinos thrown in.

Below are some random outdoor Las Vegas Strip photos from high up and from street level.  It’s a lot classier place than I thought it would be.  It’s clean and very attractive, people aren’t wandering round obviously inebriated and the temperatures weren’t overwhelmingly hot.  It is 100 plus degrees here right now but the city didn’t feel like it.

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Here’s another of the Oxygen Bars.  Maybe one day we’ll find out what they are about. mm31 (Medium)We’re resting today which is Tuesday and will go back to the strip on Wednesday!

Ya’ll come back now, ya’ hear!

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