Posts tagged as: Monte Carlo

How to beat the Vegas summer heat

How to beat the Vegas summer heat

“Sure, Vegas is hot but it’s a dry heat.” Don’t you just love when people say that? Like 105 degrees is somehow not HOT. Just because we don’t have much humidity in the desert, doesn’t mean we don’t need to find ingenious ways to keep cool. We had our own version of the ice bucket challenge […]

20 Things to do in Vegas for under 20 bucks

20 Things to do in Vegas for under 20 bucks

With a flood of flashy Vegas pics on newsfeeds everywhere, lots of people think you have to be a high roller to get the full experience. But there’s plenty of stuff to do in Vegas that doesn’t require an Amex Black Card. Here’s how to ball on a budget with our list of 20 things […]

Pioneering chef André Rochat celebrates 35 years in Las Vegas

Pioneering chef André Rochat celebrates 35 years in Las Vegas

In a city where restaurants come and go on a pretty regular basis, Chef André Rochat has found a way to be successful for 35 years. Rochat was born in the French Alps and left home at 14 to apprentice at Leon de Lyon, a Michelin two-star restaurant. Later, he took a job at a […]

Blue Man Group revamps revue

Blue Man Group revamps revue

With their trademark blue performers, Las Vegas’ Blue Man Group at the Monte Carlo has been exciting audiences for decades with their sensory-packed production. The show, which is exhilarating for audiences of any age, takes you on a journey of human behavior and interaction by way of sound and light effects including strobe lights, confetti and […]

The best hotels in Vegas for: Hipsters

The best hotels in Vegas for: Hipsters

So you’re coming to Vegas. You’ll need a room. Obviously. But which hotel is most appropriate for you? Finding the perfect place to stay can take your vacation from great (a visit to Sin City is never anything less) to “OMG! This is greatest trip of all time.” It’s just like that old saying: different […]

Vegas.com’s Halloween Countdown: A grab bag o’ fearful fun

Vegas.com’s Halloween Countdown: A grab bag o’ fearful fun

Now that we’re nearly at the end of our countdown…on the eve of All Hallows’ Eve…you must be nearly bursting at the seams with ghoulish energy. In the past eight posts, we’ve given you loads of ideas for getting a scare, dressing up, imbibing and partying as well as paying homage to the state of […]

Our top Labor Day weekend picks

Our top Labor Day weekend picks

Labor Day weekend can make you feel kind of melancholy. You have to go back to school. You have to say goodbye to summer…and wearing white clothing. But don’t shed too many tears. Labor Day also means you can have that one last weekend hurrah in Vegas — and you get a bonus day to […]

New Monte Carlo Plaza boasts restaurants, entertainment on the Strip

New Monte Carlo Plaza boasts restaurants, entertainment on the Strip

Pedestrians walking along the Strip in front of the Monte Carlo Hotel & Casino have some new dining options. The resort recently completed a multimillion dollar outdoor dining plaza with new restaurants and live entertainment including a rotating roster of live bands, artists and street performers. Five new restaurants joined the existing Diablo’s Cantina on the […]

Drum roll, please: Go backstage with Blue Man Group

Drum roll, please: Go backstage with Blue Man Group

Blue Man Group takes fans on a backstage interactive tour of the long-running popular show at Monte Carlo in Las Vegas. If you’ve seen the show, you’ll recall the crazy-unique percussion instruments the Blue Men play. The Sunday afternoon tour lasts about an hour or so. During my onstage experience, two “Blue Men” and the […]

Get lucky in Las Vegas at these sexy party pits

Get lucky in Las Vegas at these sexy party pits

Some things are meant to go together. Like movies and popcorn. Or hot summer days and ice cream. Each enhances the other to create an amazing experience. The same can be said about clubbing and gambling. In Las Vegas, these two hot pursuits are often combined to form what’s known as a “party pit.” You’ll […]

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