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The best shows we saw in 2015

The best shows we saw in 2015

Very few things are impossible and in my humble opinion, being told to pick a single favorite show in Las Vegas, the Entertainment Capital of the World, is one of them. Home to the cream of the crop in the world of entertainment, here in Vegas, we are spoiled with…
Sin City celebrates Sinatra’s 100th

Sin City celebrates Sinatra’s 100th

Some entertainers captivate an audience while others captivate an entire city. Defining Las Vegas, the place that defines performers, Frank Sinatra was not only the ultimate entertainer, but was also the man largely responsible for setting the bar here in the Entertainment Capital of the World. On the day that…
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…

A Wynn-Wynn situation: Stay in a luxurious villa or duplex

We are big fans of Wynn Las Vegas. What’s not to love? We instantly feel fancy simply by walking through the elegant property. The resort’s beautiful atrium and the pool speak for themselves. Additionally, most restaurants have amazing views of waterfalls or the hotel’s sprawling golf course. (Bonus: Vegans can enjoy dining options at every restaurant,…
Top 10 Vegas shows

Top 10 Vegas shows

Las Vegas, also known as The Entertainment Capital of the World, is home to dozens of incredible shows with something for just about everyone. While the endless selection is great for us locals, for those of you who are only in town for a few days it can be difficult…
Show your mama the Vegas way to do Mother’s Day

Show your mama the Vegas way to do Mother’s Day

The sun is shining, the birds are chirping and your mother’s voice is loudly filling your thoughts, reminding you exactly why you shouldn’t put things (like Mother’s Day gifts) off until the last minute. “Darling, this is why you should never put off for tomorrow what you could get done…

The best hotels in Vegas for: Luxury lovers

When you’re picking out a hotel for a trip to Vegas, does your must-have checklist look something like this? ▢ A privileged lifestyle experience. ▢ An exclusive level of personal service. ▢ An award-winning restaurant (or two, or three). ▢ An indulgent spa. After taking a break for the holidays,…

15 of Las Vegas’ most distinctive hotel lobbies

Everyone knows how important making a fabulous first impression is. And nowhere does this adage hold truer than at a hotel. Since the lobby is what you see upon arrival, it has to be memorable. Not only does a lobby provide you with your first (and last) impression of a…

Diving the dream in ‘Le Rêve’ at Wynn Las Vegas

Vegas Expert Nicole Lucht scuba dives into Le Rêve – The Dream’s underworld as part of the Vegas show’s Diver’s Dream experience at Wynn Las Vegas. Concentrating on my breathing, I tried to focus as one of my tour guides described a fire ring submerged underwater. My exhaled bubbles of…

From flowers to gingerbread, the holidays are handcrafted at Wynn Las Vegas

Wynn Las Vegas has handcrafted a festive atmosphere this holiday season with impressive floral and gingerbread displays created by talented artisans. The luxury resort recently unveiled two large-scale floral installations in the atrium as well as a 3-foot gingerbread replica of the signature bronze hotel in the Wynn Buffet. Flower power (more…

‘Le Reve’ lifts the curtain and adds backstage tour

“Le Rêve — The Dream” audiences will soon have another way to experience — and perhaps better appreciate — a show that features acrobats, synchronized swimmers, dancers and other artists performing feats that have left thousands of theatergoers in awe. In January, “Le Rêve” will begin offering backstage tours of…

Wynn Las Vegas scores a slam dunk attraction

Las Vegas has become a major destination for basketball training camps and summer play. The NBA Summer League was here in July and had record-breaking attendance at its games. This year’s event featured 22 participating teams that contained eight of the top 10 selections from the 2013 NBA draft. These…

Ten of the most unique chandeliers in Vegas

From historic elegance to high-tech swagger, the chandeliers that illuminate the casinos and other attractions in Las Vegas run the gamut. A variety of materials have been used to convey their unique designs – things like dazzling crystals, hand-blown glass, saxophones and even empty tequila bottles. Although some of these…

Vegas hotel rooms with a view

Every traveler yearns to stay in a room with a view. And in Las Vegas, the scenes from your window can be unforgettable. In addition to the city’s spectacular skyline and the majestic mountains surrounding the valley, you could behold dancing waters, a laser light and music show or a lava-spewing…

Lounging around Vegas

By Caroline Fontein VEGAS.com During the ’50s and ’60s casino lounges provided the majority of entertainment at hotels on the Las Vegas Strip. While there were some recurring production shows in operation including “The Lido” at the Stardust and “Minsky’s Follies,” which opened as the first topless show on the Strip…

Country Club Creole: Musical brunch turns one

This past Sunday marked the one-year anniversary of Cookin’ with Jazz Brunch at The Country Club in Wynn Las Vegas. The jazz brunch is a festive fusion of lively music and delicious food. Chef Carlos Guia kick starts your Sunday morning with mouth-watering dishes featuring a New Orleans flavor. Chef Guia is no…