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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…
Eat on the cheap with these Vegas happy hours

Eat on the cheap with these Vegas happy hours

We all know happy hour is a great way to drink on the cheap. But we’ll let you in on a little secret… it’s also one of our favorite ways to eat in Vegas without breaking the bank. Want to eat at a fancy-schmancy restaurant where a full meal might…
Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Dec. 17 – 20, 2015

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Dec. 17 – 20, 2015

OK, we get it. The world has all but stopped turning on its axis because a little film called “Star Wars” is really all that is important at the moment. Heard of it? Right now, even though words like Stormtrooper and Jedi are more common that established words in Webster’s…
Spots to enjoy a Vegas pool experience year round

Spots to enjoy a Vegas pool experience year round

Waaah. Summer is already over and just thinking about these past few months makes us want to relive the season all over again. (In the words of  Uncle Rico, “Oh man. I wish I could go back in time.”) But unlike Uncle Rico from the popular 2005 “Napoleon Dynamite” movie, we…
Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Sept. 3 – 6, 2015

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Sept. 3 – 6, 2015

Just like the year has four seasons, a week has an ebb and flow similar to that of a roller coaster. Think about it, in most cases, people are always waiting on the weekend just like their anticipation builds climbing an extreme roller coaster. For most people, it’s an uphill battle…

Intro to autumn: the Palazzo’s floral grand finale

Ciao Bella. Carnival is annually marked by an over-the-top celebration with elaborate costumes and masquerades, glittering decorations and a whole lot of inebriated revelry through the streets. Wait a minute – that sounds a lot like Vegas. The Palazzo Waterfall Atrium has provided us with the festive atmosphere all summer long…
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…
Gondoliering 101 at The Venetian Las Vegas

Gondoliering 101 at The Venetian Las Vegas

Normally, when I hear glug glug glug, it’s because I’ve poured myself an obscenely large glass of wine. But in this case, it was the sound my body made as it sank into the 11-foot-deep lagoon at the Venetian. Nope, I wasn’t under the influence; I was attending Gondolier University. And…

Giant Italian women invade the Palazzo

Ciao Bella (insert exaggerated hand gesture here). Carnival is annually marked by an over-the-top celebration with elaborate costumes and masquerades, glittering decorations and a whole lot of inebriated revelry through the streets. Wait a minute – that sounds a lot like Vegas. And because we’re always looking for a good…
Must dos this weekend in Vegas: April 28 – May 2

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: April 28 – May 2

We are just days away from the long awaited welterweight world championship unification bout between Floyd “Money” Mayweather Jr. and Manny “Pac-man” Pacquiao. The throwdown that has been claimed to be “The Fight of the Century,” (which we think is quite presumptuous considering that we are only 15 years into…

Bringing Sinatra back with “Frank – The Man. The Music”

Before 1,733 audience members, accompanied by a 32-piece orchestra, approximately 20 timeless hits are revived by one man to bring you “Frank – The Man. The Music.” The musical masterpiece created by Stephen Eich (Producer), Vince Falcone ( Musical Director and 10-year musical director to Frank Sinatra), and the show’s…

Epicurean Affair showcases top Las Vegas restaurants

Las Vegas’ top restaurants and bars showcased their food and cocktails at The Las Vegas Epicurean Affair at the Palazzo pool last night. James Beard award-winning chef Julian Serrano hosted the celebration, which included participants like Aquaknox, Bouchon, Buddy V’s, Burger Bar, Carmine’s, Carnevino, DB Brasserie, Delmonico Steakhouse, Ferraro’s, Il…

Chinese production Panda! opens at Palazzo in Las Vegas

The Chinese-produced stage show Panda!, which tells the story of LongLong (a panda struggling to save his stolen bride from the evil Demon Vulture) through traditional Chinese performance arts, opens tonight at the Palazzo. Panda! director An Zhao said the show has been under production since 2011, when it was…

Venetian, Palazzo chefs compete in Culinary Clash

It’s time for one of the most outrageous chef competitions on the Strip. The Venetian presents its second annual Culinary Clash, a competition that pits chefs from Venetian and Palazzo restaurants against one another inside mobile food truck kitchens. James Beard Award-winning Chef Emeril Lagasse will be back as a…

Panda! director: Vegas audiences will love Chinese show

(Editor’s note: The interview with Panda! Director An Zhao was conducted with the assistance of a translator.) The director of the Chinese theater production of Panda! is banking on Las Vegas audiences’ boredom of Cirque du Soleil shows and a desire to experience Chinese culture to draw them to the…

Spend an enchanting Winter in Venice … in Vegas

Venetian and Palazzo present a flurry of seasonal festivities as the luxurious resorts kick off their third-annual Winter in Venice celebration Nov. 18, 2013 – Jan. 5, 2014. Festivities will include a skating rink, character performances, a fantasy scene in The Palazzo Waterfall Atrium and Gardens, a 3-D light projection show and two Italian-inspired food…

Innovative Palazzo atrium display falls into place in Las Vegas

Sometimes everything falls into place. Such is the case with the innovative fall-themed display gracing The Palazzo Waterfall Atrium and Gardens through Nov. 10, 2013. The display, which represents the Palazzo and Venetian hotels’  multiple sustainability efforts, was two years in the making. But its unveiling coincides with recent accolades for industry-leading environmental initiatives.…