Las Vegas Hotels

What’s your Dorsey cocktail personality?

What’s your Dorsey cocktail personality?

Smooth, sensual and sophisticated. You may think this is a description of the plush ambiance or rubbed-brass details you’ll find at The Dorsey, a bespoke bar inside The Venetian Resort Las Vegas. And you wouldn’t be wrong. But more so, these are the characteristics of the drink menu. Hand crafted…
Vegas 24: Shark Reef Aquarium at Mandalay Bay

Vegas 24: Shark Reef Aquarium at Mandalay Bay

Have you ever been watching “Shark Week” and thought, “I’d give my left arm to swim with those powerful beasts.” Well, don’t say that too loudly, because at Shark Reef Aquarium inside Mandalay Bay, you can get up-close-and-personal with the ancient predators, no cable subscription needed. Housing more than 2,000 animals including…
Las Vegas Shows (psst, they’re good)

Las Vegas Shows (psst, they’re good)

“What’re the best shows in Las Vegas?” That’s a question we get asked a lot. Seriously. Our friends from out of town inevitably ask us two nights before they get to town and shoot, even the dudes whipping up charcuterie boards at our favorite Las Vegas restaurants are always hounding…
Summer Vacation 2018 -Vegas style

Summer Vacation 2018 -Vegas style

Summer 2018 is in full effect, which only means one thing: summer vacation. You need ideas? We got ‘em. Because let’s be honest, there are four things that make summer, summer. In no particular order: barbecues, fireworks, swimming pools and you guessed it, Las Vegas. So, while you can technically…
Earth Day is EVERY DAY in Las Vegas

Earth Day is EVERY DAY in Las Vegas

Earth Day 2018 is right on the horizon. And if you’re instantly asking yourself, “when is Earth Day?!,” we don’t blame you for not knowing that it’s on the 22nd of April. Of course, everyone knows about shows in Las Vegas and all the other great things to do in…
How to plan a Vegas vacay with the family

How to plan a Vegas vacay with the family

Planning a family vacation is like trying to navigate Disneyland on a Saturday afternoon in July. It sounds like a great idea, but it’s hot, you always end up losing one kid and someone’s crying. Not only do you have to worry about them, but you also have to take…
Holidays for the locals

Holidays for the locals

You don’t have to be a Sherlock Holmes or Inspector Gadget to know that a lot of things to do in Las Vegas are geared towards tourists. But as Las Vegas locals, we like to do things too and we’re not a bunch of cotton headed ninny muggins (well, most of…
Why it’s never the right time to travel to Las Vegas

Why it’s never the right time to travel to Las Vegas

It’s another Joe Schmoe Tuesday, and once again you’re sitting at your desk daydreaming about your next vacation. Then, it suddenly becomes a nightmare. You think to yourself, “I have bills to pay,” “What If I miss meeting my soulmate when I’m gone” and the uje, “Who would go with…
How to do Vegas in your 50s, 60s, & 70s

How to do Vegas in your 50s, 60s, & 70s

This is for all you cool cats who bummed smokes from your Old Man’s slug bug. For all you foxy mamas who remember going steady with that dreamy upperclassman who liked to cruise down the main drag. You may have grown up a long time ago, but baby you’re a…
Our top drama movies shot in Vegas

Our top drama movies shot in Vegas

Las Vegas is famous for its hotels, gaming, nightclubs, restaurants, attractions and just about everything. Is it really a surprise we’re deemed the Entertainment Capital of the World? It’s also no surprise that Vegas is a popular film location. From the iconic “Hangover” movie series to the old-school and new-school “Oceans…
That’s my jam: All good vibes with Vegas casino music

That’s my jam: All good vibes with Vegas casino music

Have you ever found yourself walking through a Vegas casino and all of a sudden you stop and say, that’s my song! Trust me — I felt the same way when I heard one of my favorite electro artists inside The Cromwell (it was Blood Orange, by the way). Unlike your neighborhood drugstore that plays the saddest…

What a rush: Golden Nugget to open new tower

The Golden Nugget in downtown Las Vegas will open its $150 million Rush Tower in November 2009, adding almost 500 new rooms (as seen in the photo above) to the site. The Rush Tower will also introduce the Chart House Aquarium restaurant, offering a signature menu and a 50,000-gallon tropical aquarium. The…