Las Vegas isn't called the 'Entertainment City of The World' for no reason. Amidst the glitz and glamour the city offers to adults, there is something for everyone – including children. Whether your kids love to hop on rides, play a video game or go to an amusement park, there are plenty of things to do with your kids in Las Vegas. 10 fun things you can do with kids in Las Vegas 1. Adventuredome Theme Park Adventuredome, formerly known as Grand Slam Canyon, is an indoor amusement … [Read more...] about Things to Do with Kids In Las Vegas
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Thrill seekers visiting Las Vegas inevitably find their way to the High Roller. No, we’re not talking about gambling high rollers, we’re talking about a ferris wheel of epic proportions, or in the official description, “observation wheel”. At this time, it is the tallest functioning ferris wheel in the world. The High Roller was opened in 2014 as part of the larger Linq shopping development but broke the world’s record instantly upon its completion. At 550 feet tall and 520 feet in diameter … [Read more...] about Las Vegas High Roller Ferris Wheel Fun Facts
History and Customs of Early Las Vegas Las Vegas was a dry desert town when it was first developed in 1905 by railroad workers and ranchers. It had natural springs and grass which made it a popular stop for travelers. It became known for some unusual attractions such as gambling and brothels. From the early 1900s Nevada was known as a place where unhappy couples could get a relatively quick divorce. Las Vegas embraced the concept of an even quicker marriage, with no blood tests or waiting … [Read more...] about Chinatown District Las Vegas
We don’t normally think of having a green thumb in the desert, but it might surprise you that there are common toxic plants that grow in Las Vegas. Some plants are toxic to humans and some are toxic to animals. Las Vegas homeowners should know which plants can be a danger to people and beloved pets. The Nightshade Family of Plants, Vegetables and Fruits Nightshade plants contain poisons, one called solanine. While ingesting nightshade plants can be fatal, fruits and vegetables in this same … [Read more...] about The Most Common Toxic Plants in Las Vegas
Las Vegas casinos are some of the biggest gaming institutions in the world. The rapidly evolving technology of facial recognition and surveillance is tasked with keeping resorts safe from criminals looking to beat the system and win riches against the odds. It's Not Only For Security The “Near Future You”: Step into your favorite casino, walk to one of the tables, and be greeted by a machine that knows you by your name! Interactive and artificial intelligence technology is successfully … [Read more...] about Facial Recognition in Casinos
The thoughts that first come to mind when someone mentions Las Vegas are bright lights, casinos, music, partying, and excitement. The Vegas experience is all that and more. Vegas can seem overwhelming sometimes, mostly if you’ve spent the day exploring the Strip or tried your luck all night at the casinos. That’s why Vegas has some great offerings to calm your senses and give you a relaxing experience. You could step away from the action for a bit and rejuvenate your body and mind at one of … [Read more...] about Best Spas in Las Vegas
Las Vegas, most famous as the liberal gambling capital, draws people from across the world. The city filled with casinos allows people to experience gambling with small stakes and the distant possibility of winning big bucks. These are people who sometimes play for a fun experience with friends and family. But unfortunately, the line between harmless entertainment and a dangerous addiction quickly gets diluted. Addicts make gambling the center of their lives. The frequency of playing … [Read more...] about Gambling Addiction
Knowing when you should come to the ER for a COVID-19 test is essential. The frequency of ER visits is spiking as we break national records of new cases of the virus. That makes testing accessibility critical. Yes, COVID-19 tests are available at primary care and urgent care facilities; however, a doctor’s office is going to require an appointment. Urgent care facilities may offer only one type of COVID-19 testing and most do not do on site lab work. A test sample is collected and in 24-48 … [Read more...] about When Should You Come to the ER for a COVID-19 Test?
2020 isn't ending on as hoped for the people of Nevada. If the outbreak of the deadly virus COVID-19 wasn't enough, the community spread is excellerating so fast in the state that one person is being diagnosed every minute. The suspected COVID-19 hospitalizations have reached an alarming level which hasn't been seen since mid-August. Experts create discourse on what's called the 'COVID fatigue,' or growing tiredness with coronavirus health measures like mask-wearing and social distancing … [Read more...] about Stay at Home 2.0 in Nevada
There is something special about Vegas in January. The month begins with the New Years’ celebrations, and the action continues from there. Whether it’s trade shows, conventions, musicals, or entertainment shows, the line-up gets better each year. 2021 is a new beginning as we are still challenged with social distancing, but the horizon looks bright! We look forward to rejoining the world with conventions, trade shows and entertainment as we journey from a challenging year with … [Read more...] about Las Vegas 2021