Las Vegas Attractions

Kabuki lands at Bellagio Fountains with a splash

Kabuki lands at Bellagio Fountains with a splash

Don’t you just love when ancient traditions find their way into the middle of cutting edge technology? If you have no idea what I’m talking about, you’re not alone. That rarely ever happens, unless you’re in the neon glow of Las Vegas. In a repeat of East meets West entertainment,…
This is how Vegas gets down on Cinco de Mayo

This is how Vegas gets down on Cinco de Mayo

¡Viva Mexico! It’s Cinco de Mayo! And what does that mean? We’re marking the victory of Mexican troops over the French during the Battle of Puebla, NOT celebrating their Independence Day (which is in September). And how are we doing it? By throwing the madre-load of parties so you can…
Las Vegas’ Stratosphere turns the big 2-0

Las Vegas’ Stratosphere turns the big 2-0

Guess who’s one year shy of buying a cocktail and hitting all the nightclubs? Yep, you guessed it. The Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower turns 20 this Saturday, April 30. Twenty years is definitely a huge milestone. In celebration of the Stratosphere’s towering presence, we’re sharing our 20 favorite things and tidbits…
Roadside attractions in Vegas

Roadside attractions in Vegas

It’s safe to say that Vegas, by definition, could be considered its own roadside attraction. It’s in the middle of nowhere, not all that easy to get to and definitely a bit of an oddball. The truth is, we can’t really use the traditional definition so we’ve scoured the city…
Kabuki returns to Las Vegas for an encore production

Kabuki returns to Las Vegas for an encore production

Just when we thought we couldn’t love the Fountains of Bellagio any more than we already did, they produced something so over-the-top last year that we couldn’t help but want their name tattooed on our hindquarters. If you’ve been having withdrawals, then I’m happy to report the powers that be heard our…
What to do on your first trip to Vegas

What to do on your first trip to Vegas

Hey Vegas Virgin! Yeah, I’m talking to you. For one reason or another, you’ve yet to step foot in this wild and crazy town, but sooner or later, you’ll cave and come see what all the hype is about. When you do, the first thing you want to know is that…
On the cheap: Vegas tours for under $100

On the cheap: Vegas tours for under $100

Just because you can spend a mortgage payment on tours while you’re in Vegas, doesn’t mean you have to. Consider us your fiscally responsible friends who always watch your back. Here are 18 tours that you can actually afford to check out, all for under $100. The Strip Cost: $37-$99 Think you…
An unlikely photo opp: Las Vegas parking garages

An unlikely photo opp: Las Vegas parking garages

Some of the most underappreciated Vegas photo attractions are – wait for it – parking garages. You probably don’t think there’s much to see in a parking garage, and that’s totally untrue, especially if you’ve ever watched a Vegas episode of “COPS.” JK. The rooftops are actually great places to…
Vegas must dos for March 2016

Vegas must dos for March 2016

While the rest of the country is wondering how many inches of snow they’re going to get before spring finally arrives, we’re contemplating how to avoid those pesky tan lines from our bikini jewelry. And this is why Vegas is one of the most popular spring break destinations in the…
Springing to life in Death Valley

Springing to life in Death Valley

Last fall the torrential rains had a devastating effect on the barren topography in Death Valley. The flash flooding that hit the region caused more than $20 million dollars in damages, washing away parts of the road that lead to our beloved Scotty’s Castle, closing it for the foreseeable future. But…
How to do Vegas in your 20s, 30s, & 40s

How to do Vegas in your 20s, 30s, & 40s

It’s safe to say that Vegas is a lot of fun no matter how old you are, but the experiences are very different depending on your age. Some of you expect the crème de la crème and others think it’s perfectly acceptable to eat the smashed candy bar you found under your car…
10 of our favorite Instagram spots in Vegas

10 of our favorite Instagram spots in Vegas

Stop acting like you haven’t deliberately staged an Instagram shot. We all have. Whether or not you want to admit it, it doesn’t change the fact that we all cry a little inside when our favorite pics don’t get #InstaLove. There are only a handful of cities that slay social…
Weird & wacky: The statuesque side of Vegas

Weird & wacky: The statuesque side of Vegas

Vegas gets a bad rap for not having much culture, like wearing a yard-long version of the Eiffel Tower around your neck should be considered a faux pas or something. We have tons of culture, especially art. Just look at all the graffiti painted frescos, living sculptures, delicate cuisine and…

Happy 81st Birthday Elvis Presley

For some of you, this is going to make you feel really old. But don’t try and drown yourself in your coffee cup, I’m going to break this to you as gently as possible. Today would have been the 81st birthday of Elvis Aaron Presley, the man who was the…