Irish Tourist Accidentally Films Vegas Visit Backward, Brought Back for Do-Over

Video taken by an Irish tourist, Joseph Griffin, who accidentally pointed his GoPro video camera in the wrong direction during his Las Vegas visit, recently went viral.

The amusing video of Griffin’s Las Vegas adventures now has more than seven million views on YouTube.

Yes, he was doing it wrong, but it ended up being so right.
Yes, he was doing it wrong, but it ended up being so right.

Here’s a look at the highly-entertaining, although more-than-a-little-embarrassing video.


Seeing an opportunity, the Las Vegas Visitors and Convention Authority (LVCVA) brought Griffin back to Las Vegas for a do-over.

This time around, video caught both Griffin’s perspective and his reactions to being treated to a limo ride, helicopter tour of The Strip and a flight on SlotZilla’s Zoomline.

Irishman in Vegas
Doing Vegas in high-flying style.

Here’s a look at Griffin’s triumphant, VIP return to Las Vegas.


Thanks to Joseph Griffin for his hilarious cautionary tale, and props to the LVCVA for giving him another shot at Las Vegas. We were happy to host his flight on SlotZilla!

Learn more about the SlotZilla Las Vegas zip line.


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