Paris hotel Las Vegas

Secrets of the Paris Hotel Las Vegas

Paris hotel Las Vegas

From discounted rooms and show tickets, to the best views and best places to eat, please enjoy these lesser known tips to maximize your visit at the Paris Hotel in Las Vegas. Get the Best Paris Hotel Rates Current promotions are offering $59/night but if you ever find a cheaper rate than what you find at the Paris Las Vegas Hotel website they will match it and throw in an extra 10% off. If you are staying for more than one Read More

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Vegas Detour: Up Close with Wild Bighorn Sheep

Bighorn Sheep by Lake Mead

Next time you visit Las Vegas, take a short detour and enjoy a front row seat to watch grazing desert bighorn sheep in the wild, with a beautiful setting of Lake Mead in the background. At Hemenway Park in Nevada, just 30 minutes from the Las Vegas Strip, these wild animals come down from the hills each day to feed on the lawns they have been frequenting for over 30 years. The size of the herd varies, but 40 to 50 sheep are a Read More

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Native American Culture at an Indian Pow Wow

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I recently had the pleasure of experiencing Native American culture firsthand at a dance and feather-filled pow wow. This type of cultural celebration is something I love to see on my travels and share.   Native Americans from the Band of Paiutes in Nevada, Utah, Canada and their guests gathered for the 25th annual Snow Mountain Indian Pow Wow in Las Vegas, Nevada. They came together to join in cultural song and dance and Read More

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The Best Dam Photos Ever – A Masterpiece

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I recently visited the ever-impressive Hoover Dam, taking some time to appreciate the vision and ingenuity it took to "Make the Desert Bloom" with the creation of the dam. The dam is only 30 miles from Las Vegas, so if you're in the area, you should visit. The dam was built by over 5000 engineers and laborers who overcame huge obstacles to achieve something so monumental. And they got it done 18 months ahead of schedule and Read More

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Las Vegas for the Holidays – Insider Tips & Deals

Las Vegas Bellagio Hotel Christmas Tree

In Las Vegas you will find some of the best cuisine, shopping and nightlife all in one place, and this time of year I thought it's worth mentioning a little secret: the week between Christmas and New Years I have found to be the least expensive time of the year to visit. The over the top holiday displays and decorations are most certainly a sight that everyone should experience, and this is the one week to do it avoiding all Read More