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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…

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…