Articles Written By: Jeannie Garcia

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Las Vegas lights up with whimsical holiday attractions

I love my city during the holidays. With all the festive displays and activities available both on and off the Las Vegas Strip, it’s no wonder why this time of year is my all-time favorite. From floral polar bears and ice skating on the Strip to elaborate LED light displays and holiday-inspired…

Shop ’til you drop for holiday gifts in Las Vegas

With the holidays fast approaching, we came up with a gift guide to make your shopping in Las Vegas fun, worry-free and exciting. Whether your loved ones are fans of chocolate, jewelry or clothes, Vegas is a one-stop shop for all your gift hunting. Choco-holics, rejoice! You can’t go wrong with…

The whimsical Winter in Venice returns to Las Vegas

There are plenty of things to do on the Las Vegas Strip, but an outdoor winter wonderland — complete with an ice skating rink, festive entertainment and displays — is a whole different story. From Nov. 18 – Jan. 6, 2013, The Venetian and The Palazzo will feature their second annual…

Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art brings “Warhol Out West” to Vegas

Warhol fans are in for a treat: Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art presents “Warhol Out West” beginning Feb. 8, 2013. Organized in partnership with The Andy Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh, this exhibition focuses on Warhol’s depiction of all things Western. “Warhol Out West” will showcase 59 of the iconic artist’s works including paintings, sculptures,…

Vegas goes veggie with National Vegan Month

If you think vegan food only consists of brown rice, lettuce and tofu, you’re wrong. These days, vegan options are far from boring. Before I became a full-on vegan (vegetarian six years ago), I was all about the rich comfort food. Fried chicken. Juicy crab legs. Macaroni and cheese. How could…

Sports fanatics can Score! in Las Vegas

I’m not much of the athletic type, but even I can appreciate the all-around sports tribute inside Luxor’s newest attraction, Score! My husband is a huge sports fan and since he played football throughout high school and college, I know this is something he’ll definitely enjoy. In fact, the football area…

Get lucky in love in Vegas with numerically interesting wedding dates

Time is ticking for 10/11/12 and 12/12/12 wedding dates Dress? Check! Guest list? Check! Vegas wedding? Oh, without a doubt – check! You might have everything planned out but if you’re still deciding on a chapel location,  you’ll need to book it — pronto. With these “numerically interesting” trends fast approaching (10/11/12 and 12/12/12), have the wedding…

Vegas thinks pink for month of October

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, several properties off and on the Las Vegas Strip host pink-themed events and dining specials. More than just a fun and frilly girly color, pink also represents hope. Now through the end of the month, enjoy pink all while contributing to a worthy cause. Project…

Vegas’ autumn-inspired spa treatments worth falling for

  Ahh — the smell of fall. The rich, enticing scents of pumpkin, gingerbread  and cinnamon are always a treat for me. It’s always sad to say goodbye to summer, but these welcoming aromas make it easier to embrace the cooler months. And while these flavors make delicious cookies and fancy lattes, they can…

Vegas gets ghoulishly glam this Halloween

Get a spook-tacular makeover that’s sure to send shivers up everyone’s spine this Halloween. Celebrity hair colorist Michael Boychuck offers a salon makeover package at Color, his salon inside Caesars Palace.  Give your costume that extra wow factor with stunning hair and make-up guaranteed to turn heads all night. “Halloween is…