Is Sin City Determined To Drive You Away?

Asking the tough question that’s probably on lots of minds… Back in 2016, while editing a guest writer’s article about the de-theming of Luxor Hotel Casino for another website, I felt a long-brewing flame inside me suddenly become a flash fire. The article reminded me of all the things I fell in love with that Vegas was … Continue reading “Is Sin City Determined To Drive You Away?”

Immersive Experiences To Blow Your Mind

Why just watch entertainment when you can be a part of it? With the drop in revenue from gambling and a huge reduction in the number of production shows in existence, it’s clear that Vegas visitors are seeking new ways to be excited. People want to be immersed in an experience…that’s why the Big Apple … Continue reading “Immersive Experiences To Blow Your Mind”

Straight to the Heart: Hospice, Therapy Dogs and a Pet Drive

“Man’s best friend will be there until the end”… Having just lost my dear cat Sunny to cancer a few weeks ago, I’ve had plenty of hours to reflect on love, loss and courage. It’s been a rough time for this writer, so I can appreciate the enormous grief that families and friends face when … Continue reading “Straight to the Heart: Hospice, Therapy Dogs and a Pet Drive”

Westgate’s Culinary Superstars: Executive Chef Steve Young

Meet the charismatic star of the incomparable Edge Steakhouse… In preparation for my ongoing series on the talent behind Westgate Las Vegas‘ Food and Beverage operations, I interviewed five amazing individuals. Each of them are standouts in their field, but only one had impressed me long before we actually met. That person is Executive Chef … Continue reading “Westgate’s Culinary Superstars: Executive Chef Steve Young”

R.U.N For The Exit – Cirque du Soleil’s Latest is an EPIC DISASTER

Tone-deaf stunt show-cum-blockbuster confuses vulgarity and violence for action… If we can applaud entertainment companies for expanding outside of their comfort zone, then we’re surely entitled to speak up when they cross the line. That’s what’s been happening since Cirque du Soleil premiered R.U.N: The First Live Action Thriller at Luxor a few weeks ago. The … Continue reading “R.U.N For The Exit – Cirque du Soleil’s Latest is an EPIC DISASTER”

HOT GUYS OF VEGAS: New Boys In Town

Two new adult productions have brought an avalanche of fresh hunks to Sin City… You may have seen my recent reviews on Spielgelworld’s ATOMIC SALOON SHOW at Venetian and BLANC DE BLANC at Sahara. Both productions are excellent and packed with amazing acrobatics, saucy wit and moments of lunacy. They’re also dripping with stripped-down musclemen … Continue reading “HOT GUYS OF VEGAS: New Boys In Town”

SERVED – Green Valley’s Culinary Delight

Chef Matthew Myer brings eclectic flair to the neighborhood…. In recent years, the popularity of chef-driven restaurants has exploded. Once centered on the Strip, kitchen wizards have found success in Downtown and surrounding areas. One might observe that the further they get from the tourist district, the more daring and creative they become. Such is … Continue reading “SERVED – Green Valley’s Culinary Delight”

Sexy Power Duos: Torrey Peak and Greg Woerdeman

A real-life couple shares how they became internet sensations…and their secret for being “Vegas-ready” every day. Over the past few months I’ve shared some self-improvement experiences I’ve found in Las Vegas. Spa treatments, a weight loss center, a custom straight-razor shave and more. Then I was lucky enough to make the acquaintance of a charming … Continue reading “Sexy Power Duos: Torrey Peak and Greg Woerdeman”

My Day as a “Terrorist” at Primm’s Fashion Outlets

…or “How To Chase Away Your Final Remaining Customers”… There’s a wonderful moment in the 1981 film On Golden Pond in which a young boy asks Katharine Hepburn’s character “Ethel” why her aging husband (played by Henry Fonda) is so prickly. “Norman’s like an old lion. Sometimes he has to remind himself that he can still … Continue reading “My Day as a “Terrorist” at Primm’s Fashion Outlets”

Break The Rules (and the Speed Limit) at Police Chase LV

CHiPs actor Erik Estrada puts you in the driver’s seat for a real cops-and-robbers pursuit… “So, do you wanna be the bad guy or the good guy?” instructor Greg Ladner asked me as we walked towards an assortment of  high-powered vehicles. My eyes centered on a shiny Las Vegas Police Department cruiser. “A good guy, … Continue reading “Break The Rules (and the Speed Limit) at Police Chase LV”