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Vegas.com’s Halloween Countdown: Scarefest

Vegas.com’s Halloween Countdown: Scarefest

With Halloween on the horizon (it’s next Friday people), our countdown continues. Are you excited? Of course, you are! Instead of good-spirited fun fit for family and friends, today we’re tracking down terror. That’s right – five of the scariest, creepiest and most terrifying attractions are located in and around Vegas. But be warned, these [...]

The best things about the new Delano Las Vegas

The best things about the new Delano Las Vegas

You’ll never be caught between a rock and a hard place at Delano Las Vegas. But when you enter the stylish new resort, you will have to walk between a divided rock – a 700-million-year-old metaquartzite, to be exact. It stands 10 feet tall and tips the scales at 126,000 pounds. That’s more than 10 [...]

How to save money when you fly to Vegas

How to save money when you fly to Vegas

It’s not rocket science, but to understand price fluctuations in airfares you’d probably have to get a Ph.D. in something convoluted like aviation capacity management. Although we’re not bookish academics at Vegas.com, we do consider ourselves the top intellectuals in the field of all things Vegas. And that means we know a lot about getting [...]

That’s the seat! The best sports books in Vegas for watching football

That’s the seat! The best sports books in Vegas for watching football

When it comes to watching football in a Vegas sports book, there isn’t a bad seat in the house. That’s not a cliché. It’s the simple truth. Okay, so you say a seat in a sports book can’t begin to compare to a seat on the 50-yard line. You’re right, of course. But keep this [...]

How to throw the best bachelorette party in Vegas

How to throw the best bachelorette party in Vegas

Although it’s hard to tell whether “Bridesmaids” raised or lowered the bar on bachelorette parties, the movie did show that female friendships are every bit as strong as bromances. We’re not saying that your bride-to-be wants a weekend of stag-like outrageousness that ends when she pukes or passes out in a bathroom. Wait…who are we [...]

On a budget or not, the guide to the best bachelor parties in Vegas

On a budget or not, the guide to the best bachelor parties in Vegas

Your best bro has bitten the bullet – he’s popped the question and even set a date. The only thing left to do before he joins the world of smug marrieds is throw him a bachelor party. Not just any bachelor party. It has to be outrageous. It has to top the scale in awesomeness. [...]

Seven striking things at the SLS Las Vegas

Seven striking things at the SLS Las Vegas

Vegas hotels are like babies. Although easy to conceive, they are hard to deliver. And each arrival is greeted by clamoring crowds, all eager to check out the newborn on the block. Well, there’s been a recent birth at the north end of the Las Vegas Strip: SLS Las Vegas Hotel & Casino. The resort debuted [...]

How to drink up a storm in Vegas

How to drink up a storm in Vegas

Early this week a tornado touched down in Clark County, approximately 25 miles southeast of the Las Vegas Strip. Don’t worry. Nobody got hurt. As far as tornadoes go, this was a mellow one. It lasted about 30 seconds and it logged in at the lowest ranking possible on the scale for tornado damage. Wind [...]

New owner, new look, new attitude at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Spa

New owner, new look, new attitude at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Spa

A warm welcome is one thing that never gets old. Everybody likes to feel special. When you set foot inside the new Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino, the employees will make you feel like you’re their prime focus. A big shot. The guest extraordinaire. Smiles are always in full force. From cheerful greetings and [...]

10 must-visit lobby bars in Las Vegas

10 must-visit lobby bars in Las Vegas

It might be hard to believe that some of the best places to spend an evening in Las Vegas are just steps away from your hotel’s front desk. Unlike other cities, the lobby bars here are not necessarily reserved for quiet conversation…nor are they always the precursors to other more hyped bars and nightclubs. Boasting [...]

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