Photos by Michelle Duplichien.
Post-processing by me: watermarks, borders & rendering the crowd anonymous.
[List of Michelle’s travel post and cat photos]
The winter display in the Conservatory & Botanical Garden at the Bellagio Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas. “A horticulture staff of 120 maintains the Botanical Gardens and the entire grounds of Bellagio.” They have five displays per year: spring, summer, fall, winter & Chinese New Year. Conservatory
Year of the Horse 2014, Vegas24Seven.com: Bellagio’s Conservatory & Botanical Gardens Celebrate Chinese New Year
Because Las Vegas is more than the strip.
Michelle, explains, “A thirty-minute drive that included the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area took us from the city to flat desert to mountainous desert to Juniper Pine to snow-covered mountains. Quite a fascinating transition. ”