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Kabuki takes Las Vegas by storm

Kabuki takes Las Vegas by storm

Just when we thought we couldn’t love the Fountains of Bellagio any more than we already do, they go and produce something so over-the-top we can’t help but want their name tattooed on our hindquarters. Oh wait – this is not that kind of article.   The ancient Japanese art of…

The family-friendly side of downtown Las Vegas

We can’t quite pinpoint when the Fremont Street Experience crossed over to being an adult-only playground. It used to be an OK place to take your kids to enjoy the light show and concerts until it became an erotic freak show of nakedness and unlicensed street “performances.” But that doesn’t mean there…

In Vegas, even water dances

You may dance the night away in Vegas, but you’ll still marvel at the moves at the Fountains at Bellagio. These fountains are simply breathtaking. When I’m in traffic on the Strip, this is the one spot where I don’t mind being stuck. And whenever I have visitors in town, it’s one…

Take a sweet trip through Lover’s Lane

It’s hard to visit places that are free these days, let alone romantic. So you can only imagine how happyI was to hear that the Ethel M Chocolate Factory and Desert Botanical Gardens was going to do something to celebrate Valentine’s Day. If you’re a fan of Ethel’s cactus garden holiday…