(August 2, 2014)

  • New owner, new look, new attitude at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Spa
  • Thu, 31 Jul 2014 18:06:59 +0000 – A warm welcome is one thing that never gets old. Everybody likes to feel special. When you set foot inside the new Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino, the employees will make you feel like you’re their prime focus. A big shot. The guest extraordinaire. Smiles are always in full force. From cheerful greetings and [...]
  • Join the feeding frenzy at Shark Reef in Las Vegas
  • Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:51:09 +0000 – Shark Week  doesn’t start until August 10, but you can get into the spirit now with the new Animal Encounter program at Shark Reef Aquarium. Three different feeding experiences give you a chance to get up close and personal with the attraction’s aquatic residents including zebra sharks, stingrays and everyone’s favorite globetrotting sea turtle, OD. [...]
  • Raise your shot glass for National Tequila Day in Las Vegas
  • Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:56:41 +0000 – We never need an excuse to indulge in a cocktail during the week but if you’re looking for one, we’ve got one for you on July 24. It’s National Tequila Day, time to honor the distinct distilled beverage made from the blue agave plant. In Las Vegas you can celebrate all things tequila, from shots [...]
  • These Las Vegas water attractions are the coolest, man
  • Thu, 17 Jul 2014 19:00:33 +0000 – When you visit Vegas in the summertime, keeping cool isn’t a philosophy, it’s a necessity. This is the desert and it can get pretty hot. We’re talking triple digits, baby. Fortunately, we have plenty of water attractions to help keep you hydrated during your stay. A wet and wild ride As the name and photo [...]
  • The newest downtown Las Vegas dining spots
  • Tue, 15 Jul 2014 16:15:53 +0000 – There’s been a lot of development going on in downtown Las Vegas over the past few years and it’s not showing any signs of slowing down. That means new restaurants are cropping up all the time. The latest batch features everything from breakfast doughnuts and smoothies to hot dogs and bites from a celebrity chef. [...]
  • 10 must-visit lobby bars in Las Vegas
  • Mon, 14 Jul 2014 21:32:31 +0000 – It might be hard to believe that some of the best places to spend an evening in Las Vegas are just steps away from your hotel’s front desk. Unlike other cities, the lobby bars here are not necessarily reserved for quiet conversation…nor are they always the precursors to other more hyped bars and nightclubs. Boasting [...]
  • Elvis spotting: Festival to celebrate the King
  • Wed, 09 Jul 2014 22:03:03 +0000 – The spirit of Elvis returns to Las Vegas — and the very hotel where he performed more than 800 shows — during the Las Vegas Elvis Fest at the Westgate Las Vegas Thursday, July 10 through Sunday, July 14. The four-day festival, sanctioned by Elvis Presley Enterprises, Inc., is a celebration of all things Elvis. [...]
  • Wet and Wildlife in Vegas: Rafting the Black Canyon Water Trail
  • Wed, 09 Jul 2014 15:52:26 +0000 – Nestled between sandy beaches, colorful caves, coves and active hot springs, the shimmering waters of the Black Canyon Water Trail are as brilliant as the lights on the Las Vegas Strip. In one secluded spot, called the Emerald Cave, the water actually glows green like neon. Starting at the base of the Hoover Dam, the [...]
  • New Monte Carlo Plaza boasts restaurants, entertainment on the Strip
  • Tue, 08 Jul 2014 15:52:08 +0000 – Pedestrians walking along the Strip in front of the Monte Carlo Hotel & Casino have some new dining options. The resort recently completed a multimillion dollar outdoor dining plaza with new restaurants and live entertainment including a rotating roster of live bands, artists and street performers. Five new restaurants joined the existing Diablo’s Cantina on the [...]
  • Cathedral Gorge State Park: Hidden gem, breathtaking sights
  • Mon, 07 Jul 2014 17:53:50 +0000 – When it comes to geological wonders near Las Vegas, you’ve probably heard of Red Rock Canyon, the Valley of Fire and, of course, the Grand Canyon. But did you know there are several more natural attractions in the not so far off distance? Approximately two-and-a-half hours north of Las Vegas via Hwy. 93, you’ll discover [...]