Articles Written By: Jeannie Garcia

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Beyond the Strip: Unusual Las Vegas houses

Beyond the Strip: Unusual Las Vegas houses

We don’t all live in hotels (some do — but let’s save that for another blog) or cookie-cutter homes with yards thisclose together. Once you get past that notion, you’ll find that Vegas has some of the quirkiest houses you’ll ever see. Besides all of the celebrities living here in the desert, these Vegas…

A Wynn-Wynn situation: Stay in a luxurious villa or duplex

We are big fans of Wynn Las Vegas. What’s not to love? We instantly feel fancy simply by walking through the elegant property. The resort’s beautiful atrium and the pool speak for themselves. Additionally, most restaurants have amazing views of waterfalls or the hotel’s sprawling golf course. (Bonus: Vegans can enjoy dining options at every restaurant,…
Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Aug. 28 – 30, 2015

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Aug. 28 – 30, 2015

Coming to Vegas this weekend? You lucked out. Don’t get us wrong. We’re all fans of the crazy Labor Day shenanigans. But since you’re here the week beforehand, you still get to enjoy the Strip without all the madness. From a one-night only burlesque show and an annual Black &…
Drone this way: Our favorite Las Vegas drone videos

Drone this way: Our favorite Las Vegas drone videos

Take it from this newbie who just got hip to the unique video-taking trend — these Las Vegas drone videos will blow your mind. These bird’s-eye views of Sin City got this blogger thinking, Wow — do I really live here? Let’s just call it out: Not everyone agrees with how drones operate.…
Almost Vegas: Las Vegas hotels that never were

Almost Vegas: Las Vegas hotels that never were

Just when you thought Vegas had it all, did you know we were supposed to have The Moon and Titanic, too? While we do have a planetarium and a Titanic attraction, the hotel versions never made it to the Las Vegas Strip. These are just a couple of the botched — yet interesting — Las…
Suite symphony: See these over-the-top Vegas hotel suites

Suite symphony: See these over-the-top Vegas hotel suites

Ever wonder how high rollers and VIPs live it up, Vegas style? We do. Take a peek inside these VIP Las Vegas suites that offer the crème de la crème of services, amenities and overall surroundings — true baller status. Private pool? Check. Your own butler? Check. Stunning views, top-of-the line technology…
Baby, be mine: Wow your mate on a Vegas Valentine date

Baby, be mine: Wow your mate on a Vegas Valentine date

We already covered what kind of gifts to shower your love with, as well as where to wine and dine her. Since you’re spending the entire day (scratch that – entire week!) celebrating, we came up with some great date ideas in Vegas. In one city, you can do everything from relaxing in a spa…
Vegas Valentine: Shower your sweetie with romantic goodies

Vegas Valentine: Shower your sweetie with romantic goodies

Valentine’s Day is as sweet as can be in Vegas. If you’re here for the romantic holiday, we have gift ideas that will make your sweetheart swoon. From fine gourmet chocolates to heart-themed keepsakes, we’ve got you covered for any last-minute gift emergencies. Ethel M Chocolate Factory Cactus and chocolate…

Vegas Weekender: Tiaras, treats and trippy beats

Whether you’re here to watch the annual Miss America pageant, eat your heart out at one of Vegas’ newest restaurants or dance all night to a variety of DJs, Vegas is the place to be. Shows and events If you’re here a little earlyy before the weekend, Gilley’s Saloon and Dance Hall…

Vegas Weekender: Party on techies!

If you’re planning a trip but can’t make it to all of the New Year’s festivities, that doesn’t mean Vegas stops partying. With the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) from Tuesday, Jan. 8 through Friday, Jan. 11, techies from around the globe are ready to reboot and get their groove on. Events The…

Get dolled up and glamorous in Vegas this holiday season

I love the holiday season. There’s just something about all the sweet, pumpkin-inspired treats, hot chocolate, Christmas music and festive decorations that warm my heart. This is also the time of year when it’s fun dressing up and looking glamorous from head-to-toe. While holiday parties, get-togethers and events are a…

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…