Located at 707 Fremont Street in downtown Las Vegas, the Container Park is just what the young entrepreneurial spirit had in mind when it was looking to revitalize downtown Las Vegas. This eclectic mix of shops, restaurants, and a tree-house and play area will have you first scratching your head but then running like a six-year old full of pixie sticks into its creative center.
Category: Top Attractions
November 25, 2013
Who can forget the early days of romance when you buy a ticket at your local fair and jump aboard the Ferris Wheel and, who knows – maybe get stuck up top for a chance at a kiss? While the local fair Ferris Wheel days might be in your past, a trip to Caesar’s in Las Vegas will bring them back – in vivid Technicolor. Search for recent advances in Ferris wheel development and you’ll likely find Las Vegas mentioned numerous times – Las Vegas has several current construction bids for largest Ferris wheel in the world.
July 8, 2013
The Las Vegas Strip might steal the spotlight, but people that have been to Las Vegas once or twice before know that there’s a lot more to Vegas than just the glittering strip. Downtown Las Vegas has its fair share of attractions too, the most famous of which being the Fremont experience – something that is more old school Vegas than its glitzy counterpart. If you’re seeing Vegas for the city that it really is, and not the tourist trap of the Strip, then you’re going to be looking into going downtown. Here’s are some great highlights of Las Vegas.
July 4, 2013
Bear with me for a moment while I tell you a story:
Some time ago I had a friend who thought that she didn’t have the right to name her own child. She figured that her boy was a free person under the sun, beholden to no-one, so why should she fetter him with a name of her choosing? He should be able to choose his own name – he’s the one who’s got to live with it, after all.
May 27, 2013
Despite what the name insinuates, Death Valley is actually a charming little escape, filled with rugged mountaintops, great hiking and camping opportunities and, at various times throughout the year, with millions of wildflowers. Not bad, considering the name. And about that – what’s with the name?
May 13, 2013
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.
April 29, 2013
Las Vegas has got some history under its belt. Few cities in the world can claim the same sort of bustling mob-Mecca tales that surround the skyscrapers of today’s Las Vegas. It takes a special kind of place to deserve the sobriquet ‘Sin City,’ and a special place Las Vegas is. We frequent its streets and hear its entertainment venues beckoning to us though few of us know the sordid truth about Vegas, because, after all, what happens in Vegas stays in Vegas, right?
April 15, 2013
First time to Vegas? You’ve likely got questions. Where to go, what to see, that sort of thing? Vegas can be a big slice of pie and get confusing quick (not that slices of pie are inherently confusing…), but with a little patience and some forethought and you’ll be headed in the right direction in no time. Personally, I wouldn’t worry – it’s best to remember that Vegas is a city that prides itself on being able to provide something for everyone, and whatever your preferred method of having a good time, you’re sure to find it in Vegas.
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.
March 18, 2013
Sin City is eager to please. When planning a bachelor party in Las Vegas, you should have all available resources at your disposal. Take some tips from a pro, however, and you’ll set yourself up to plan a party that will be a party to remember.