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The best ways to blow your money in Vegas after you’ve hit Megabucks

The best ways to blow your money in Vegas after you’ve hit Megabucks

What should you do if you win big in Vegas? And by big we don’t mean getting on a hot streak at a craps table or placing a profitable bet at a sports book. We mean hitting a ginormous jackpot like Megabucks. For those of you who haven’t heard of Megabucks (maybe you’ve been too [...]

The best hotels in Vegas for: Families

The best hotels in Vegas for: Families

We’re back again and returning to our series about picking the perfect hotel for your Vegas visit. Everyone knows this is the kind of choice that can make or break your vacation. And if you’re traveling to Sin City with children, well, there’s even more pressure to make the right selection. (Parents, the last thing [...]

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Feb. 13 – 15, 2015

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Feb. 13 – 15, 2015

Saturday is Valentine’s Day. Of course, you already know this. Hallmark is running nonstop ads, and every store in America has a huge display of candy, flowers and stuffed animals to remind you. Even in Vegas, you can’t escape it…so in the spirit of Cupid, embrace it. With resorts modeled on cities like Venice and [...]

Make a suite escape to The Venetian in Las Vegas

Make a suite escape to The Venetian in Las Vegas

Now we know what you’re thinking just from reading the title of this blog post, “How many times will the writer use the homonym ‘suite’ for ‘sweet’?” Answer: As many times as possible. You see, we’re sweet on the remodeled suites at The Venetian, and we won’t try to hide it. Unlike the fictional game [...]

The best hotels in Vegas for: Adrenaline junkies

The best hotels in Vegas for: Adrenaline junkies

What was the last thrill you had in your life? If you answered nabbing a pull-through parking spot at the grocery store (and that is a glorious feeling), then it’s a good thing you’re coming to Vegas. Just being in Sin City can deliver a much-needed adrenaline boost. As it happens, this week our series [...]

The best hotels in Vegas for: Luxury lovers

The best hotels in Vegas for: Luxury lovers

When you’re picking out a hotel for a trip to Vegas, does your must-have checklist look something like this? ▢ A privileged lifestyle experience. ▢ An exclusive level of personal service. ▢ An award-winning restaurant (or two, or three). ▢ An indulgent spa. After taking a break for the holidays, we’re returning to our series [...]

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Jan. 14 – 18, 2015

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Jan. 14 – 18, 2015

Attention MMA, WBC and WWE fans…get ready to rumble! A high stakes weekend in Vegas lingers on the horizon in the worlds of mixed martial arts, boxing and wrestling. Some truly powerful athletes (the kind of guys you wouldn’t want to get into a bar brawl with) will clash on Saturday in many of the [...]

Vegas hotels for tech-savvy travelers

Vegas hotels for tech-savvy travelers

Hello, techies…welcome to Vegas! For those of you with non-geek brains, the International Consumer Electronics Show – also known as CES or, better yet, the World Cup of technology – is booting up for its annual appearance in Vegas. From Jan. 6 – 9, the latest and greatest developments in electronics from around the globe [...]

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Dec. 24 – 28, 2014

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Dec. 24 – 28, 2014

Christmas is coming…on Thursday to be exact. So what should you do? Although Vegas tends to be quiet just before Santa makes his rounds, you can still have a great time here. Take advantage of these last days in December to enjoy seasonal displays, entertainment and eating. And there’s something else you can do that [...]

The newly renovated rooms at Golden Nugget are as good as gold

The newly renovated rooms at Golden Nugget are as good as gold

With Christmas fast approaching, everyone’s thoughts are focused on gift giving…or, let’s be honest, gift getting. And what better thing to bestow or receive than a stay at a fine hotel in downtown Vegas? In early August, Golden Nugget (its name alone implies luxury) began a major undertaking – renovating 462 rooms on the first [...]

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