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Now rolling: The High Roller opens at The Linq Las Vegas

Now rolling: The High Roller opens at The Linq Las Vegas

You know that old saying from “Field of Dreams:” “If you build it, he will come?” Well, switch out “he” with “they” and you’ve got a very true statement about the High Roller at The Linq. The world’s tallest observation wheel officially opened its doors for business today, and a long line of eager tourists [...]

Las Vegas photos come alive in the magic hour

Las Vegas photos come alive in the magic hour

Sunrise, sunset. It’s not just a moving song from a hit Broadway musical. It’s also the ideal times to take beautiful photos to help commemorate your Vegas vacation. In the words of the late, great Galen Rowell “There are only two parts of the day for the landscape photographer, early morning and evening light.” Las [...]

Linq Las Vegas shops have you covered from head to toe

Linq Las Vegas shops have you covered from head to toe

You may enter The Linq empty handed, but don’t plan on leaving that way. Stylish hats, funky frames, Italian shoes, drinking games, cell phone accessories and risque toys … those are just some of the hip items you could end up bagging during a stroll through the Las Vegas Strip’s newest open-air retail, dining and [...]

Da Vinci does Vegas with visionary inventions at the Venetian

Da Vinci does Vegas with visionary inventions at the Venetian

To say that Leonardo da Vinci was ahead of his time is the understatement of the century — well, five centuries really. The visionary Renaissance artist and inventor was so forward thinking and well-traveled back in the 16th Century, one can’t help but wonder what he would think of a progressive town like Las Vegas. Would [...]

Light up the night with The Linq and High Roller

Light up the night with The Linq and High Roller

The High Roller was officially lit last week and the Las Vegas skyline will never be the same. A big milestone for the The Linq shopping and entertainment district on the Las Vegas Strip, the High Roller (which is not yet open) illuminates the sky with 2,000 LED lights every night at sunset. The High [...]

Fasten your seat belt for NASCAR fun in Vegas

Fasten your seat belt for NASCAR fun in Vegas

From helicopter transportation to parties on the Strip, VEGAS.com has you covered for NASCAR 2014. Approximately 200,000 fans will be off to the races at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Thursday, March 6 through Sunday, March 9. With numbers like that, traffic can sometimes be an issue. So why not leave the driving to the [...]

Writing women interpret Bellagio’s “Painting Women”

Writing women interpret Bellagio’s “Painting Women”

The new exhibit at the Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art,  Painting Women: Works from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston,  tells a powerful story of the development of women artists during an era when they were yet to be fully recognized. The exhibit showcases 34 paintings arranged thematically from the 1870s through the mid-20th century including [...]

Vegas Indoor Skydiving sets Guinness World Record

Vegas Indoor Skydiving sets Guinness World Record

I think it’s safe to say that the folks over at Vegas Indoor Skydiving are walking on air. The company’s general manager, Brad Hess, not only broke the current world record for front somersaults in one minute in a wind tunnel — he totally crushed it. Hess did 53 somersaults at 10 a.m. on Feb. [...]

El Loco roller coaster is here. Let’s go crazy!

After a year of anticipation, El Loco’s opening day is upon us. The crazy roller coaster is now welcoming “totally sane” riders at the Adventuredome at Circus Circus. Well, let us be the first to tell you this electric yellow roller coaster is aptly named. From the quick shoot up the lift all the way to the [...]

Shopping centers popping up all over the Las Vegas Strip

Shopping centers popping up all over the Las Vegas Strip

The Las Vegas Strip is quickly becoming a one stop shop for … shopping. Here’s a look at some of the new retail destinations that will open on the Strip over the next year or so: 1. TI “retail-tainment” center Target opening date: Fall 2014 Treasure Island Hotel & Casino attracted quite a bit of attention [...]

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