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Mayweather vs. Pacquiao: Where you can watch the fight

Editorial note (updated at 2:09 p.m., May 1, 2015): • We’ve added several new closed-circuit viewing parties to the list below. Click here to see them. Faster than the speed of light or sound or whatever your favorite physics-related energy or vibration or wavelength is…well, that’s how quickly the tickets…

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao: The lowdown on the showdown in Vegas

Editorial note: Updated at 4:45 p.m., April 24, 2015, after the on-sale times for the fight tickets, closed-circuit viewing parties and weigh-in hit. Tickets to all of these events have sold out. The welterweight world championship unification bout between Floyd “Money” Mayweather Jr. and Manny “Pac-man” Pacquiao is being hyped…

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: April 16 – 19, 2015

Sober fun…now that’s no fun. Good thing the coming weekend in Vegas is all about drinking. Lots and lots of drinking. OK, we’ll allow you to add in some laughter, music, good food and sunbathing too – but that’s only if you have a cocktail in hand, of course. Join the…
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…
The best hotels in Vegas for: Families

The best hotels in Vegas for: Families

We’re back again and returning to our series about picking the perfect hotel for your Vegas visit. Everyone knows this is the kind of choice that can make or break your vacation. And if you’re traveling to Sin City with children, well, there’s even more pressure to make the right…

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Feb. 13 – 15, 2015

Saturday is Valentine’s Day. Of course, you already know this. Hallmark is running nonstop ads, and every store in America has a huge display of candy, flowers and stuffed animals to remind you. Even in Vegas, you can’t escape it…so in the spirit of Cupid, embrace it. With resorts modeled…
Make a suite escape to The Venetian in Las Vegas

Make a suite escape to The Venetian in Las Vegas

Now we know what you’re thinking just from reading the title of this blog post, “How many times will the writer use the homonym ‘suite’ for ‘sweet’?” Answer: As many times as possible. You see, we’re sweet on the remodeled suites at The Venetian, and we won’t try to hide…

The best hotels in Vegas for: Adrenaline junkies

What was the last thrill you had in your life? If you answered nabbing a pull-through parking spot at the grocery store (and that is a glorious feeling), then it’s a good thing you’re coming to Vegas. Just being in Sin City can deliver a much-needed adrenaline boost. As it…