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New Vegas bars on the block

New Vegas bars on the block

Las Vegas is constantly growing and changing. And the bar is always being raised. Usually that’s just a figure of speech that probably comes from sports or something. But in Vegas, it means new bars pop up that make everyone take notice. Two of the newest on the Las Vegas Strip are Alibi at Aria [...]

Hotels in Vegas are generating a greener future

Hotels in Vegas are generating a greener future

When you think of Vegas, saving precious resources isn’t the first thing that comes to mind. Drinking to the point of passing out. Oh yeah. Partying until the wee hours. Naturally. Pigging out at the buffets. Of course. Wagering next month’s rent at the blackjack tables. Uh, really you should try to avoid doing this. [...]

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Nov. 14 – 16, 2014

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Nov. 14 – 16, 2014

Got a case of the Mondays? You can cheer up by planning your weekend — and we’re here to help you. Get yourself to Vegas and get moving. The annual Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon takes over the Strip on Sunday. If you’re not an athlete there are still opportunities to party and cheer on those [...]

Inaugural Las Vegas Whiskey Affair at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts

Inaugural Las Vegas Whiskey Affair at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts

We’ve talked about whiskey before (see: Where to wet your whistle with whiskey in Las Vegas). And we’re pretty sure it’ll come up again in the future. It’s one of those spirits that haunts us in the best of ways. Vegas has some of the finest spots in the world to sample rare and expensive [...]

Pucci, Pratt and Delano help Las Vegas get organic

Pucci, Pratt and Delano help Las Vegas get organic

Las Vegas just got more organic and we’re not talking about the restaurants. With the exhibit Organic Matter, the lobby of the Delano Las Vegas has been transformed into a fashion runway featuring 12 pieces of wearable textile art designed by students from the Pratt Institute in collaboration with design guru Ralph Pucci. Stretching from [...]

Tips for getting a tattoo in Vegas that you won’t regret

Tips for getting a tattoo in Vegas that you won’t regret

“Dude! You should so get a tattoo while you’re in Vegas!” It’s a rally cry we’ve heard so many times. Most of those scenarios work out just fine. But when they don’t, we can usually trace the problems back to the client. Poor planning, poor impulse control or poor patience can lead to something less [...]

Five of our favorite dessert buffets in Las Vegas

Five of our favorite dessert buffets in Las Vegas

Buffets are a big deal in Las Vegas. Pretty much every hotel has one. They vary in size, price and what kind of food they offer, which can make it hard to choose one. Some people judge a buffet by the size of the salad bar, if there are all-you-can-eat crab legs or if there’s [...]

Downtown Las Vegas gets a new Oasis

Downtown Las Vegas gets a new Oasis

You could say that Tony Hsieh takes rundown buildings on their last legs and turns them into oases once again bustling with life. Last week the Zappos CEO, who is passionate about transforming downtown Las Vegas, was on hand for the ribbon cutting to launch the Oasis at Gold Spike. The three-story property has been [...]

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Nov. 7 – 9, 2014

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Nov. 7 – 9, 2014

As we recover from our sugar-induced coma after a weekend of epic Halloween parties, there’s only one question: What’s happening this weekend? Yep, there’s no better way to recover from a party weekend than another party weekend and Vegas delivers. Every November car culture engulfs Las Vegas when the Automotive Aftermarket Industry Week and Specialty [...]

Vegas visitors will feel connected at the new LINQ Hotel & Casino

Vegas visitors will feel connected at the new LINQ Hotel & Casino

Note to self (sent via text, of course): Get a cocktail shaker. And some bacon. I’ll explain this later. But first, it’s important to tell you that The LINQ Hotel & Casino debuted yesterday in Las Vegas. Formerly known as The Quad (and before that the Imperial Palace), it’s the result of a massive $223 [...]

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