Luxor

Jewels belonging to wealthy Titanic passengers now on display

On August 16, 1987, an unmarked Gladstone leather satchel was recovered from the debris of the R.M.S. Titanic. In it were 15 priceless artifacts, including diamonds, sapphires, pearls and gold jewelry that once belonged to some of Titanic’s most affluent passengers. Protected by the leather bag, these jewel remained in pristine condition — despite…

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…

Vegas remembers 100 years of Titanic

Before the “Twilight” movie series craze with Team Jacob and Team Edward, everyone was crazy about Team Jack – as in Jack and Rose from James Cameron’s 1997 blockbuster hit, “Titanic.” I remember being a sophomore in high school, completely smitten with the love story between Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate…

Don’t be salty… celebrate National Margarita Day in Vegas

Who loves margaritas? Trick question, everyone does. Feb. 22 is National Margarita Day, which means a lineup of Vegas bars and restaurants are putting on some great specials for this classic cocktail. Cabo Wabo Cantina in the Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood celebrates National Margarita Day and National Chip…

Menopause gets even hotter

“Menopause the Musical” at Luxor is getting a facelift with the temporary addition of multitalented entertainer Susan Anton. Guest starring as the role of “The Soap Star,” Anton is performing in the show through Jan. 13. Best known for  her starring role in the 1979 film “Goldengirl” and for her…

More than a fantasy

More than a fantasy: Powerhouse singing, dynamic dancing and comedy create an adult show that appeals to all By Jennifer Whitehair VEGAS.com Las Vegas is a city built on fantasies, but the reality is, few ever come true. “Fantasy,” a topless show at the Luxor hotel and casino on the…

Spa 101: Tips for the Newbie

Spas. They’re supposed to be relaxing and peaceful sanctuaries, but if you’re a first-timer and aren’t sure how to act, you could find the experience stressful instead. A lot of people think twice about having a treatment and shy away from going altogether. But you don’t want to be a…

Reality vs. Vegas

Las Vegas has reinvented itself many times over the years. The 1990s were the heyday of the themed resort in Vegas, which resulted in a building boom of megaresorts modeled after famous places and monuments. Replicas of world-famous landmarks, statues and buildings popped up all over the Strip including the…

Give the gift of coal for Christmas

Give the gift of coal? Are you serious? At Titanic: The Artifact Exhibit inside the Luxor, getting coal is a good thing. For all your history buff buddies, you can surprise them with a memento of the RMS Titanic, available in the attraction’s gift shop. Give the gift (or take…

Chill out with refreshing indoor attractions

Let’s face it. Las Vegas is going to get super hot, especially during the next few months. But chill out: There are ways to beat the heat, even at blazing, triple-digit temperatures. Besides making sure that you’re getting enough liquids, how about checking out all of the water-related attractions to help keep…

Tea Time at the Titanic

This Mother’s Day, treat mom to an elegant afternoon with High Tea and a trip to Luxor’s Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition. You and mom will have the chance to dine in sophistication just as the rich did in the early 1900s. Available only on Mother’s Day (Sunday, May 10), the event takes…