JUST OUTSIDE LAS VEGAS: TOP 10 CAMPSITES TO VISIT IN NEVADA, USA

 

Top 10 campsites in Nevada, USA

Nevada’s prime camping spots offer everything under the stars from family-friendly state parks to remote and romantic getaways Continue reading

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LAS VEGAS FRIDAY THUNDERSTORM BRINGS POWER OUTAGE AND HIGH WATER FLOODING STRIP CASINOS LIKE CAESARS PALACE

Vegas Thunderstorm Brings High Water to Strip

 LAS VEGAS July 20, 2013 (AP)
 
A severe thunderstorm with strong winds swept through Las Vegas, knocking down trees and utility poles and scattering gamblers from the casino floor at Caesars Palace as flooding hit parts of the famed Strip.

Some resorts on the Strip and Fremont Street were without power several hours after the fast-moving storm moved through the city at about 7 p.m. on Friday. Continue reading

LAS VEGAS BLAZE: $2.4 MILLION SPENT, MORE THAN 500 PEOPLE EVACUATED AND MORE THAN 700 FIREFIGHTERS LOSE GROUND TO RAGING MT. CHARLESTON FIRE

Hidden under a smoke cloud: Smoke pouring from the fires in the Mount Charleston area west of Las Vegas can be seen over the city as more than 750 firefighters continue to battle the blaze

More than 700 firefighters lose ground to raging Nevada wildfires 24 hours after the funerals of 19 colleagues who died fighting Arizona blaze

  • Firefighters are still battling wildfire near Las Vegas which started on July 1
  • $2.4million has already been spent trying to extinguish Mount Charleston fire Continue reading

LAS VEGAS FABULOUSITY: THE TOP 5 MOST UBER-LUXURIOUS SUITES IN LAS VEGAS

The Villas at The Mirage, Las Vegas

5 of the Most Uber-Luxurious Suites in Las Vegas

by Kelsey on June 28, 2013 Oyster

Vegas is a city that is decidedly over-the-top, so it’s no wonder that it’s host to some of the most luxurious hotel accommodations in the world. We’ve selected five of the city’s most jaw-dropping, high-roller-worthy suites that we think embody modern Las Vegas decadence. Forget the kitsch and tacky opulence of yore; these beauties are sleek, sophisticated, and, well, pricey. Continue reading

CIRCQUE DU SOLEIL ACROBAT SARAH GUYARD-GUILLOT PLUMMETS TO HER DEATH, FELL MORE THAN 50 FEET DURING THE ‘KA’ SHOW SATURDAY NIGHT, FIRST REPORTED DEATH ONSTAGE IN 30 YEARS

Cirque du Soleil dancer plummets to her death in Las Vegas

Sarah Guyard-Guillot, a dancer in ‘Ka’ at the MGM Grand, fell more than 50 feet Saturday night. She was 31. Continue reading

BEACH PARTY VEGAS STYLE: VEGAS CHATTER 2013 ULTIMATE GUIDE TO VEGAS POOL SCENE, EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT VEGAS BEACH PARTIES

May 23, 2013 at 3:45 PM | by |

Everyone knows Memorial Day Weekend is the unofficial kick off of summer (that actually happens on June 21) but here in Vegas, it’s the official kick-off of the raging pool party scene. Where else can you drink, dive, and dayclub it?

VegasChatter has once again compiled an essential Field Guide to Vegas Pools detailing the hottest parties, how to get into them, what to expect when you’re splashing around, and where to go if you’d rather just chillax. And, it’s all below. Grab a cold one and pursue it at your leisure or use the jumps below to go straight to the sections that interest you most. Continue reading

THE VEGAS FOOD MECCA: TOP 10 BEST RESTAURANTS IN LAS VEGAS

The 10 Best Restaurants In Las Vegas

Melissa Stanger Feb. 10, 2013Raku, Las Vegas restaurants

Las Vegas is known for gambling, show girls, and wild bachelor parties a la The Hangover, but it is also becoming a new food mecca of the world. As Zappos.com CEO Tony Hsieh seeks to revitalize Las Vegas with his Downtown Project, it seems many chefs are following suit by bringing new life, culture, and cuisines to the fine restaurants centered in the city of Las Vegas.

Our friends at Zagat compiled a list of the 10 best restaurants in Las Vegas, and we have them here from the brazenly bold to the subtly subdued. Continue reading