Las Vegas

The Best Hiking Near Las Vegas

A trip to Las Vegas usually means, first and foremost, enjoying the city’s endless activity. Aside from walking the Strip or lounging at the extravagant resort pools, most Vegas activities are indoors, including casino games, live entertainment, clubs, and enough restaurants/bars to make your head spin! While these are all fun things to do on vacation, some people may be surprised to learn that there’s actually a lot of outdoor activity to enjoy in the American Southwest – including hiking through some of the most beautiful scenery in the country. If you’re planning…

Reviewing Paris Hotel and Casino – Las Vegas

Paris Hotel and Casino 3655 Las Vegas Boulevard South, Las Vegas, NV 89109 GRADING Overall Score: B Staff: B Room: B Amenities: B Recommended? Yes   Opulence abounds all along the Las Vegas Strip, and Paris Hotel and Casino is no exception.  With all the grandeur of high-brow Parisian decor, this hotel boasts a 95,000 square-foot casino floor as the main attraction, with over 1,700 slot machines and dozens of table games. Perhaps more popular than the casino itself is the building’s exterior. With scaled down recreations of the Eiffel Tower, Arc de Triomphe…

Reviewing the Venetian Hotel & Casino – Las Vegas

The Venetian Resort – Hotel & Casino 3355 Las Vegas Blvd. South, Las Vegas, NV 89109 GRADING Overall Score: A Staff: A Room: A Amenities: A Recommended?: Yes All along the Las Vegas strip, you can take a trip through various parts of the world. Walk from Paris to Egypt to New York and even ancient Rome in a matter of minutes. One of Las Vegas’s newer themed casinos is the Venetian, modeled after Venice, the infamous city of canals in Italy. With incredible attention to detail as well as recreating the finest elements of Venetian history, art…

A Non-Gambling Guide to Las Vegas

Las Vegas, Sin City, the Devil’s Playground – whatever the name, it’s on everyone’s bucket list. Enjoying the thrills and debauchery that Vegas has to offer is a must. What’s not to love about neon lights, delightful chimes, and the chance of winning big? Sure, the house always wins, but it’s great entertainment for adults. But is gambling all there is to do? Fortunately not! In fact, there is much more to this city in the Nevada desert than meets the eye. In fact, look underneath the flashy surface that Vegas shows the world and…