Memories of Holiday

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Memories of Holiday
Ladies and gentlemen. Let me ask you a question. Do you like to travel for holidays? Yes right? I believe everyone love to travel. Today, I’m going to share with you about my holiday experience in U.S. In Nov 1998 when I was still in primary 4, my mum surprised us that we were going to United States for 1mth to visit our father who was on a business trip. We were very excited when we heard the news as we had never been to another country and these will be our first time traveling by aeroplane. On our actual departure day, we were very eager to board the airplane at the airport together with my mum’s friend. It took about 1day to reach our destination. When our plane landed at Arizona airport in the evening, our father came and fetched us back to his apartment. That night, we had our dinner and rest early. The next morning, we drove to a mountain resort. When we arrived there, we saw that the place was covered with white snow and the weather was very cold. Luckily, all of us had put on our jacket and gloves. My brother and I were very happy because that was our first time to feel and touch the snow. We started to make snow balls and threw them at each other. It was a fun moment playing with snow at that time even though we did not have the time to make a snowman. After that, we went to another place called Grand Canyon. Upon reaching the place, we saw an amazing view of canyon. The Grand Canyon had an interesting viewpoint from each angle. According to history, this place was formed million years ago. It was one of 7 wonders of the world that we had ever seen. We saw the canyon was very deep and we did not dare to go nearer to the edge. We took some pictures of the canyon view before we went home. During the second weekend, we took a 6hours drive to Las Vegas. As some of you might know, Las Vegas was a famous city for gambling, shopping and fine dining. When the sky turned dark, the city captured our eyes. We saw numerous outdoor...
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