It takes a certain kind of person to want to hit the scorching Mojave in summertime. But, chances are, if you’re reading this, then you’re just that kind of person – my kind of person. Las Vegas is many things to many people, and in summertime, when the temperatures soar it is, believe it or not, one of the best times to visit the City of Sin. Here’s why.
May 9, 2013
City passes and discount cards – are they good value? Do you save money and time? Or is it cheaper to buy tickets individually? We took up the challenge on a recent trip to Las Vegas, to see if the passes really do save you money, how much value they provide, and how to make the most of the benefits.
April 1, 2013
Three days in Las Vegas might not seem like a lot, but believe you me, there’s a whole lot that can go down in that amount of time. From bachelor party blowouts, to fantasy football draft picks, there’s a million and one ways to do Vegas and three days are enough to do them in.
January 21, 2013
Most of us think of Las Vegas and think of the simmering Mojave that emanates from it in beautiful desert badlands. And while this might be true for most of the year, come wintertime, the desert oasis that is Las Vegas gets its fair share of cold weather. But this doesn’t mean that the party stops. Far from it. In Las Vegas, there’s plenty to do, any time of year – even in winter.
August 21, 2012
Remember when your dad took you to the arcade and showed you his best on the ol’ pinball machine? Relive those days of glory down at 1610 E. Tropicana Ave in Las Vegas.
July 9, 2012
There’s no doubt about it, Las Vegas is known as the vacation choice for those seeking any and all type of excitement. From dune buggy racing to taking in world-renowned shows to even riding down a lazy river in a gondola, Las Vegas has got the ride for you. But perhaps all too often overlooked is the experience of seeing the sunrise over the Las Vegas desert by hot air balloon.
March 12, 2012
Jenny and I had been in Las Vegas for 3 days already, and had done the whole tourist thing. We had wandered the strip for days, visited the casinos, the restaurants, the hotels. We were exhausted, and felt like we had the entire Vegas experience. There was one thing left for us to do, and it was our Grand Canyon Day Trip.
February 9, 2012
Sin City, Las Vegas. Known by all as the largest and most notorious adult playground in the world, this city takes the meaning of luxury to a whole new level. Money and entertainment are the names of the games in this famous city – and who wouldn’t want their chance to rise about the rest? Well, with the Las Vegas Night Strip Helicopter Tour you will, quite literally, be on top.
November 28, 2011
If you find yourself in Las Vegas and indulging in some of its pleasantries, you might not stop to think about its sordid past. But if you stop for a moment and catch yourself thinking about the history of these gilded walls, you might inadvertently stumble into one of the highlights of any trip to Vegas: a trip down memory lane. And while the rumors of Las Vegas’ early mob roots are many, the true stories therein are much darker and more impressive than even Hollywood can do justice to. Find out how the darker side of America built this city of sin at the new Mob Museum in the heart of Las Vegas.
October 10, 2011
One of the best ways to see what Las Vegas has to offer is with the Las Vegas Power Pass. These kinds of passes are easy to get hooked on as they pretty much offer the best the city has to offer at greatly reduced prices. Without a doubt, you will get your money’s worth with these multi-day passes.