Posts tagged as: ARIA

H2 Oh, wow: CityCenter’s water features add a splash of fun to Vegas

H2 Oh, wow: CityCenter’s water features add a splash of fun to Vegas

The Bellagio Fountains. The Volcano at the Mirage. There’s a certain irony to the fact that some the desert’s most memorable attractions are water-based. Among the newer water-based sights in Las Vegas are the water features you can find at CityCenter. Designed by WET, the same group responsible for the fountains and volcano, the water [...]

Vegas gambles on public art

Vegas gambles on public art

By Jorge Labrador VEGAS.com There is a new wave of headliners in Las Vegas. You won’t see their names on the Las Vegas Strip’s big marquees, even though some of them are known around the world. You won’t find them in the city’s showrooms, theaters or lounges. Instead, you can find their craft on the [...]

Cures for the New Year’s hangover

Cures for the New Year’s hangover

When all of the New Year’s Eve parties are over this year and you have to face January 1, you might also find yourself facing a big headache. If you indulge a little too much, don’t worry, a little hair of the dog that bit you is just the cure and luckily, several places around [...]

Go green with organic spa treatments

Go green with organic spa treatments

Organic. Whether it’s fruit, vegetables, condiments and even shampoo, organic (or all-natural, pesticide-free) products are virtually everywhere. I know first-hand that fruits and vegetables actually taste better. But besides this, going organic is ultimately better for you and for the environment as well. If you’re going to treat yourself to a day at the spa, the last thing [...]

Spa 101: Tips for the Newbie

Spa 101: Tips for the Newbie

Spas. They’re supposed to be relaxing and peaceful sanctuaries, but if you’re a first-timer and aren’t sure how to act, you could find the experience stressful instead. A lot of people think twice about having a treatment and shy away from going altogether. But you don’t want to be a spa virgin forever. Receiving a [...]

‘Viva Elvis’ a spectacle both onstage and off

‘Viva Elvis’ a spectacle both onstage and off

“Viva Elvis,” the latest show from Cirque du Soleil, holds its world premiere tonight at Aria and while the audience will be wowed by everything happening onstage, what happens backstage is pretty amazing too. We were given a peek behind the scenes at some of what happens backstage to make the show run smoothly and [...]

Chinese New Year – Vegas style

Chinese New Year – Vegas style

In Vegas, we go all out for everything. And while we’re not in China, we sure celebrate like we are! Below are events for Chinese New Year (Year of the Tiger) you don’t want to miss. Palazzo and Venetian The Palazzo and Venetian celebrate Chinese New Year and the Year of the Tiger with a bang. [...]

Center of attention: CityCenter marks an “evolution” of the Las Vegas landscape

Center of attention: CityCenter marks an “evolution” of the Las Vegas landscape

By Aleza Freeman (aleza.freeman@vegas.com) Vegas.com There are Vegas resorts. There are mega Vegas resorts. Then there’s CityCenter: The urban development opened last month on 67 acres bringing Aria, a 61-story, 4,004-room gaming resort; the non-gaming Mandarin Oriental hotel and Vdara Hotel & Spa; and Crystals, a 500,000-square-foot retail district to the Las Vegas Strip. The [...]

Hot off the presses: New clubs!

Hot off the presses: New clubs!

And so it begins. A new era in Sin City nightlife has taken hold, with not one, not two, not three, but FOUR new nightclubs open or opening within a month of each other. In a city with so many clubs, this may seem like a drop in the bucket, but don’t be fooled. Just [...]

CityCenter puts the control in your hands with savvy room technology

CityCenter puts the control in your hands with savvy room technology

You and your “significant other” are taking advantage of some alone time in your hotel room. You are scantily, if at all, clad when it occurs to you that the maid may come busting in at any moment. But you don’t want to ruin the mood by throwing on clothes and running out into the hallway [...]

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