Posts tagged as: Stratosphere

The Ultimate Illusions in Vegas

The Ultimate Illusions in Vegas

  Everywhere you look on the Las Vegas Strip you’ll see something that isn’t what it seems. Hotels look like famous landmarks and everyday people can look like high rollers. Entertainers are in on it too. Show girls captivate audiences with sequins and feathers while magicians mystify by making cars and tigers vanish. It’s no [...]

Skyjump for joy from the Stratosphere

Skyjump for joy from the Stratosphere

Today I jumped from the Stratosphere Tower – and survived! When I first heard that SkyJump - the vertical zip-line thrill ride - was making its way to Vegas, I knew I had to “jump” on the opportunity. This is the only SkyJump in North America, as well as the highest one in the world. Located on [...]

City of romance

City of romance

It’s Valentine’s Day weekend and you can just imagine the frenzy going on in Vegas. Historically, Valentine’s Day is the most popular day to get married in Vegas. According to the Las Vegas Marriage Bureau, 2,138 couples came to pick up their wedding license from Feb. 12 – 14, 2009. That’s more than 4,000 individuals [...]

Lucky couples float on cloud 999 at the Stratosphere

Lucky couples float on cloud 999 at the Stratosphere

The Stratosphere Hotel & Casino is taking advantage of the lucky date 9/9/09 this September and offering a total of 99 couples the chance to be married in a mass ceremony at 9:09 p.m. on the tower’s indoor observation deck. In keeping with the theme, the cost of participation is $99.09 and is limited to [...]

Bikini Blackjack

Bikini Blackjack

The weather is heating up in Las Vegas and that means more and more people want to hang out by the pool to soak up the sun. But what do you do if you’re torn between catching some rays and staying in the casino to try your luck at winning the big bucks? Have no [...]

Not your typical bachelor party

Not your typical bachelor party

Dude - instead of taking that groom-to-be and the buddies to a noisy bar or a sketchy strip club for his bachelor party, why not treat him (and yourselves) to a relaxing day at the spa instead? Yes, it may sound funny – the thought of a bunch of guys in robes listening to Enya doesn’t exactly [...]

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