Articles Written By: Jeannie Garcia

This author has written 280 articles
Not your average Mother’s Day in Las Vegas

Not your average Mother’s Day in Las Vegas

Roses are red, violets are blue. We’re in Vegas for Mother’s Day, how about… you? We love Mom. She’s our everything. Who else scared away those monsters under our bed or the ones lurking in our closet? Who else made our science projects super awesome and comforted us after our first break up?…
Las Vegas’ Stratosphere turns the big 2-0

Las Vegas’ Stratosphere turns the big 2-0

Guess who’s one year shy of buying a cocktail and hitting all the nightclubs? Yep, you guessed it. The Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower turns 20 this Saturday, April 30. Twenty years is definitely a huge milestone. In celebration of the Stratosphere’s towering presence, we’re sharing our 20 favorite things and tidbits…
Our favorite Vegas hotel lobbies

Our favorite Vegas hotel lobbies

After the party, it’s the after-party, then after the party it’s the hotel lobby… Jay-Z didn’t rap about hotel lobbies (for R. Kelly’s “Fiesta” remix) for nothing. But you might be wondering if these are even a big deal. Typically a hotel lobby is just a place where you wait…
Bellagio Fountains make a splash with celebrities

Bellagio Fountains make a splash with celebrities

Talk about a splashing impression: The Fountains at Bellagio is one of the most popular spots in Vegas to take video. You may have heard the buzz about Pitbull’s recent shoot for the NBA Playoffs commercial: Pitbull fans (we know a few personally) immediately shared it on social. Others… well, let’s just say they weren’t…
Vegas must dos for April 2016

Vegas must dos for April 2016

First question: How is it already April? It seemed like just yesterday we were counting down the seconds ’til the new year. But bikini body ready or not, we can’t hide behind our coats forever. It’s time to officially put them away. Second question: How are you going to plan your…
Laugh out loud: Our top picks for Vegas comedy movies

Laugh out loud: Our top picks for Vegas comedy movies

Last, but certainly not least, we bring you Las Vegas comedy movies. Honestly, filming a laugh-out-loud movie in Vegas is the best idea since all-you-can-eat buffets. Sure, bad decisions ensue after a wild night in Vegas. But along with that comes knee-slapping moments that’ll make you laugh ’til it hurts. Plus, after reading about…
Our top Vegas sci-fi action movies

Our top Vegas sci-fi action movies

Who doesn’t love a good science fiction movie – especially if it’s filmed or based in Vegas? From oversized toddlers and gigantic robots to super creepy aliens and zombies, you name it – they’ve visited Vegas. It’s time to fasten your seatbelts and check out our top Vegas sci-fi action…
Our top drama movies shot in Vegas

Our top drama movies shot in Vegas

Las Vegas is famous for its hotels, gaming, nightclubs, restaurants, attractions and just about everything. Is it really a surprise we’re deemed the Entertainment Capital of the World? It’s also no surprise that Vegas is a popular film location. From the iconic “Hangover” movie series to the old-school and new-school “Oceans…
Game on, baby: These Vegas sports books bring the heat

Game on, baby: These Vegas sports books bring the heat

After a crazy exciting football season, the Big Game is just around the corner. Whether you’re cheering for the Carolina Panthers or the Denver Broncos on Sunday, Feb. 7, you gotta do it the Vegas way. Why? The sports books in Vegas alone are worthy of their own team jerseys. We want to say watching…
That’s my jam: All good vibes with Vegas casino music

That’s my jam: All good vibes with Vegas casino music

Have you ever found yourself walking through a Vegas casino and all of a sudden you stop and say, that’s my song! Trust me — I felt the same way when I heard one of my favorite electro artists inside The Cromwell (it was Blood Orange, by the way). Unlike your neighborhood drugstore that plays the saddest…
The best Vegas rooms with a view

The best Vegas rooms with a view

When you’re staying in Vegas it’s all about the view, right? We’re not the brightest city from space for nothing! You may not be in your hotel room the entire time, but a great view certainly leaves a lasting impression. Now the question is choosing the best one. Check out a few of our favorite…
Your go-to guide for CES 2016 in Vegas

Your go-to guide for CES 2016 in Vegas

The International Consumer Electronics Show, better known as CES,  is every techie’s dream. Comic nerds have ComicCon, techies have this. But hey, even if you aren’t a techie, this particular Vegas convention still appeals to the masses. Who doesn’t want to peep the latest smartphone, smart this, smart that? CES…
The best hotels we stayed at in Vegas in 2015

The best hotels we stayed at in Vegas in 2015

We all love Vegas hotels and lucky for us, they’re all just a drive away. From comfy beds to oversized bathrooms, our hotel rooms could easily have their own episodes on MTV “Cribs.” But we’re not only crazy about the rooms — the entire hotel properties are a stellar experience. Read all about the…
Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Dec. 11 – 13, 2015

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Dec. 11 – 13, 2015

Whoa! We can’t believe Christmas and New Year’s Eve are both less than a month away. December in Vegas is always eventful with the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo events and many other festivities leading up to the holidays. So if you’re in Vegas this weekend, we got something for everyone. Boot-stompin’ fun with country shows This…