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The best hotels in Vegas for: Bargain hunters

The best hotels in Vegas for: Bargain hunters

It’s time again to return to our series about finding the best hotels in Vegas for various types of visitors. This week’s topic strikes a personal chord with me because I like to make the most of my money whenever I travel. I’m not ashamed to admit it. I’m a…

Sinfully good gift ideas from Vegas

’Tis the season to be feisty, fiery and fiendish! By Renée LiButti Vegas.com Been naughty or nice this year? It doesn’t matter in Sin City. Everyone is devilish here. So when it comes to holiday gift giving, bequeath a bit of that misbehaving spirit to your nearest and dearest. Inspired…

Collective Soul

The Nevada State Museum is reborn at the Springs Preserve By Renée LiButti (All photos by Ryan Shewchuk) Vegas.com Park the DeLorean. Unhand the remote control. Step out of the phone booth. You won’t need any of the clever contraptions from “Back to the Future,” “Click” or “Bill & Ted’s…

Five Hip Hotels in Vegas

Looking for a unique, chic and fun hotel to stay at in Las Vegas? We’ve got you covered! Here are five resorts that feature sleek architecture, luxury amenities, first-rate service and one-of-a-kind personalities. The Cosmopolitan The Cosmopolitan is the newest resort in Vegas – as well as the trendiest. It’s…

On a roll

Cycling event returns to the streets of Las Vegas By Renée LiButti VEGAS.com The recent arrival of fall means Las Vegas’ oppressive heat is waning. So it’s no coincidence that the city’s biggest bike ride is taking place this weekend. The fourth annual Viva Bike Vegas gets into gear Oct.…

A Melting Pot of Cultures

Travel around the world without leaving Las Vegas By Renée LiButti Vegas.com Like the all-you-can-eat extravaganza that is a Las Vegas buffet, the city itself  is filled with a smorgasbord of cultural offerings. Wander the ever-busy Strip and its outlying areas and you’ll discover pubs, bistros and beer halls that…

Going Against the Flow

Vegas’ hidden coffeehouses are brewing much more than just a cuppa By Renée LiButti VEGAS.com So you’re in Las Vegas and need a java boost – especially after a late-night on the town gambling, clubbing or seeing a show. Where should you go to get it? While chain coffee stores…

In focus with theatre7

Art house brings new life to Las Vegas for local filmmakers and indie film fans By Renée LiButti Vegas.com Multiplex cinemas boasting as many as 18 screens are scattered across the Las Vegas valley, typically in casinos and shopping centers. Although easy to find, they all offer the same bland…