• Paris Las Vegas expands popular Beer Park by Budweiser

    Paris Las Vegas expands popular Beer Park by Budweiser

    The beer garden is a classic concept that people love. It seems, they love it so much Paris Las Vegas will be expanding their highly touted Beer Park. This rooftop bar and grill has become a hangout for tourists and locals alike, and the management is betting there is room for growth. They have opened a 10,000-square-foot expansion which more than doubles their original garden area. If there is one thing that French culture is known for producing, it's Budweiser. Read more…
  • The Spa at Encore

    The Spa at Encore

    Las Vegas is home to some of the greatest resorts, and that includes world renowned spas. And there are few spas that offer more than The Spa at Encore at Encore Las Vegas. Part of Wynn Las Vegas, this spa is the place to visit when you come to Sin City. The incredible treatments and purely indulgent setting have earned it five stars from The Forbes Travel Guide, confirming its elite status. Read more…
  • Internet to the people

    Internet to the people

    A new scheme is in the works to bring internet to the whole of Las Vegas. City officials are working with NS8 on a project that will benefit low-income families with internet service and support. Las Vegas Connected will subsidize installation, equipment, and training. NS8 is a tech firm that specializes in anti-fraud protections for businesses and shoppers on-line. Because Wi-Fi is catchier than 'IEEE 802.11b Direct Sequence.' I give branding 5/5. Read more…
  • Las Vegas Secret Bars

    Las Vegas Secret Bars

    The last few years have seen a fad in Las Vegas entertainment. Secrets. Sometimes, it is not enough to stand in line outside, waiting to be let into the hippest venue, or the trendiest restaurant. Now, you might not even know where the happening spot is, since the coolest places are hidden in plain sight, with fake doors, or entire facades. Part whimsy, and part serious business, this trend has made for some awesome locations that we tend to love. Read more…
  • Ultimate Guide to Las Vegas Food Courts

    Ultimate Guide to Las Vegas Food Courts

    When you come to Las Vegas, even the humble food court gets an upgrade. All across the city, and especially on the Strip, you will find some great food courts that go beyond the greasy burger, or limp pizza. So, don’t turn your nose up. We know that many come here for fine dining and the gourmet experience, but in-between the feasting, you still might need a snack. So look at these eating options if you want some good flavors in a hurry. Read more…
  • KAOS Nightclub

    KAOS Nightclub

    The Complete Guide

    KAOS Nightclub is the latest hit in Las Vegas. This new day and nightclub has opened at the world-renowned Palms Casino Resort as part of $700 million in upgrades and expansions. This expansive club opened in April, and has attracted a huge following from day one. Part of a plan by Station Casinos, the club spans 100,000 square feet across multiple levels, with both indoor areas, and an outside pool lounge. Read more…
  • On The Record Nightclub

    On The Record Nightclub

    The Complete Guide

    The Monte Carlo is no more. In its place stands the new Park MGM Hotel & Casino, complete with a chic urban elegance. And rounding out their portfolio is a new club experience. On The Record is a venue inspired by record stores, and the once-was of hanging out over some classic vinyl, mix tapes, and London clubs. A scene in our minds for any 70s British gangster film or Italian giallo. Read more…
  • Win a year’s supply of coffee from Dunkin’

    Win a year’s supply of coffee from Dunkin’

    Las Vegas is now complete with the opening of a new Dunkin’ location at 545 W. Craig Road in North Las Vegas. This is the 22nd store to open in town, and they will officially accept their first customers July 15. To celebrate, Dunkin’ is giving free coffee to the first 100 patrons. Each recipient will also be entered to win free coffee for a year. We did some math, and that is a 1 in 100 chance of winning. Read more…
  • XS Nightclub

    XS Nightclub

    The Complete Guide

    Steve Wynn has a unique flair that is hard to describe, but easily identifiable. He works hard to curate his properties, bringing only the best in design and innovation. When it came to opening the second tower, Encore, at his Wynn Resort, he spared no expense. And the crown jewel on premises is his signature nightclub XS, a world class venue. XS Nightclub opened New Year’s Eve 2009. At the time, it was the most expensive club ever built in Las Vegas, and has seen improvements and upgrades which have kept its sound and light system cutting-edge. Read more…
  • A new Las Vegas millionaire is made

    A new Las Vegas millionaire is made

    Lady Luck strikes again! Though Garfield hates Mondays, over at Caesars Palace, a guest became the latest instant millionaire. Winning the three card poker progressive jackpot of $1,469,237.15 on $5 bet, this Monday is one of the good ones. Over the last nine months, there have been a slew of million dollar winners. This one will bring the total to seven table game jackpots of $1 million or more. Was the lucky player a guest at one of the 600 or so towers at Caesars Palace? Read more…
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Jason Bourne and his friends visited the Las Vegas Strip in 2016. Drivers everywhere and almost half the audience hope they never come back. I give the fountain at the Bellagio (behind the multiple-vehicle collision) 5/5.

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A satire of a real estate agent's ad showing her eyes emitting laser beams.
Real estate agent Patricia Houlihan got a lot of publicity in 2016 after an ad designer performed laser eye surgery on her photograph. I give the composition of this satire 5/5. Image: imgur


  • A.Y.C.E. Buffet at The Palms

    A.Y.C.E. Buffet at The Palms

    The A.Y.C.E. Buffet is part of the extensive expansion and upgrade of the Palms Hotel Casino. And for those who like to eat, it might be the greatest addition they made. Now, full disclosure, we think this buffet is the best value of any buffet in Las Vegas. It might not have the pizzazz of our top three (Wynn, Aria, and the Wicked Spoon), or the variety of the Bacchanal, but you will walk away knowing your money was well spent. Read more…
  • Lucky Penny at the Palms Casino Resort

    Lucky Penny at the Palms Casino Resort

    A fusion of international and American cuisine This casual dining option at the Palms provides a surprisingly good and interesting menu. Meant as their go-to 24/7 restaurant to cater to all the nightowls, it could well become a local favorite. This is quality food that is a fusion of international and American cuisine, at prices which are reasonable. We don’t expect anyone to seek it out, but those staying at the Palms will enjoy this as their default dining option. Read more…
  • Discover some Hawaiian breakfasts here in Las Vegas

    Discover some Hawaiian breakfasts here in Las Vegas

    Just in time for the protests over the Mauna Kea observatory, here are some Hawaiian themed breakfasts which are sure to get you through the day, and leave you satisfied. Many Hawaiians call Las Vegas home, to the point we are sometimes called the Ninth Island. And that means we have some genuine cuisine which has been given the Las Vegas twist. So, if you are interested in some tropical fare that draws the best from across the Pacific while respecting its own deep traditions, or just want to give your support to those wanting to protect a sacred site, here are some options that will leave you feeling you’re on vacation. Read more…
  • Mabel’s BBQ at the Palms Casino Resort

    Mabel’s BBQ at the Palms Casino Resort

    At a glance: Mabel’s BBQ is a new barbeque restaurant at the Palms, brought to life by Chef Michael Symon. Offering a rich menu of slow cooked and smoked meats, entrees, and sides, guests will be able to enjoy great flavors and fine dining, without the pretense. This is about having a good time, and making it better with an impressive selection of bottled beers, drafts, cocktails, and select whiskeys. Read more…


  • Unknown Bar at The Palms Casino Resort

    Unknown Bar at The Palms Casino Resort

    This bar is a centerpiece at the Palms Casino Many bars draw a crowd with their theme and décor, but few offer the sort of spectacle of Unknown, standing out in white marble like a monument. And there on display is a 13’ tiger shark in three pieces. This art installation by Damien Hirst is eye-catching, provocative and an attraction. It provides an energy to the moment while you have drinks, and an instant ice-breaker as you approach a stranger. Read more…
  • Rojo Lounge at the Palms Casino Resort

    Rojo Lounge at the Palms Casino Resort

    At a glance: A swanky little bar in a little red dress. The Rojo Lounge offers a sexy and appealing watering hole that is a great escape from the casino floor, or the excesses of a Vegas vacation. Meet here, end here, or drop by for a drink. You won’t be disappointed. palms.com/eat-and-drink/rojo-lounge Quick Information Palms Place Hotel and Spa Monday - Thursday: 2 pm to Midnight Friday - Sunday: Noon to 2 am 702 942 7037 The lounge has a better ambiance for having the column than it would without. Read more…
  • Fun things to do while in Las Vegas

    Fun things to do while in Las Vegas

    So, we’re developing a list of fun things to do while in Vegas. This will be a complete guide when we’re finished. What are your suggestion? We understand that MGM has been de-theming its properties, but an authentic New York City subway experience using a 4DX simulator would be... yeah. I give bridges to nowhere 5/5. Image: Stefan Wagener Shopping The Forum Shops at Caesers Palace The Grand Canal Shops at the Venetian Town Square in Las Vegas The Shops at Crystals Fashion Show Mall Art Galleries Skye Art Gallery The Gallery at Aria Martin Lawrence Galleries Museums The Mob Museum Shelby American Inc. Read more…
  • El Cortez keeps Las Vegas tradition alive with coin slot machines

    El Cortez keeps Las Vegas tradition alive with coin slot machines

    The one arm bandit, lights flashing, and alarms ringing, with the sound of coins falling out in a fountain of winnings is the spirit of Vegas gambling. There is no better way to celebrate a winning bet than the spray of money into your bucket of coins. It’s real, weighty, and full of promise. But as much as we can recall the feel of coin slot machines, they are long gone. Read more…


  • Las Vegas Hotel Casinos

    Las Vegas Hotel Casinos

    Park MGM At a glance: The Park MGM is an all new hotel and casino which has replaced the Monte Carlo. This Strip property is situated close to the action, making it a great choice for any visitors. The décor has a Park Avenue grandness, or as some might say a Manhattan or Metropolitan vibe. The rooms are solid, modern, and clean, with a nice appeal. There are some great dining options on-site, as well as Eataly, which offers a unique attraction. Read more…
  • Palms Casino Resort Suites

    Palms Casino Resort Suites

    Theme Suites If you are looking for a way to celebrate in Las Vegas like a true highroller, the theme suites at the Palms Casino Resort are some of the best and most interesting options in town. These are not just luxury rooms, but provide an experience that can change your weekend with friends into something epic. It isn’t always enough to have a bed and bathroom. Sometimes the party has to come back to your hotel room and last until dawn. Read more…