Simply Grand: Rafting the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon

One of the best views of the river is from the path leading up to the Anasazi granary ruins. Copyright Donnelle Oxley

I’m sitting just inside the lobby of Las Vegas’ Paris Hotel to escape the sweltering heat that seems to radiate from the sidewalks and buildings as well as the sun. I would like to cover my ears to block out the sounds of slot machines, sirens, traffic, and raised voices. I feel as if I’ve […]