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April 11 2019We took off from Las Vegas and landed in Guadalajara Jalisco Mexico. Our first homeowner We are housepet sitting was waiting for us in the reception area at the airport. Customs and immigration was super easy and our luggage was wait
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Earn Up to Double World of Hyatt Points in Las Vegas 2019

You can earn up to double the World of Hyatt points on eligible spend at participating M life rewards destinations in Las Vegas from now through Wednesday, July 31, 2019... ...but you must... The post Earn Up to Double World of Hyatt Points in Las Vegas 2019 appeared first on The Gate.
Tags: Travel, Deals, Las Vegas, Hyatt, Promotions, Hotels And Lodging, Discounts And Coupons, Loyalty Programs, Hyatt Points, World of Hyatt

New Stackable Hyatt Promotion for Bonus Points in Las Vegas

Hyatt is offering 20% - 100% bonuses at MGM properties in Las Vegas, through May 15 stackable with their 1000 bonus points per night offer. Mostly I'm a fan of Hyatt's annual status match with MGM, which makes things a bit nicer in Vegas for someone that doesn't go regularly and certainly doesn't gamble a lot. Continue reading New Stackable Hyatt Promotion for Bonus Points in Las Vegas...
Tags: Travel, Advice, Las Vegas, MGM, Vegas, Hyatt, New Stackable Hyatt Promotion for Bonus Points

Travel: These 3 new restaurants make Las Vegas a winner for the budget conscious

Name a top-end dining trend this century and odds are it has found its way to a Las Vegas casino, served in a frou-frou designed room with $$$$ menus. That’s all well and good for high-rolling foodies, but for the rest of us, a different and welcome wrinkle has arrived: Vegas is becoming a beachhead for outposts of regional eateries that have blown up nationally by selling high-quality comfort food at low-to-moderate price points. While Las Vegas has had high-end restaurants for years, it ha...
Tags: Travel, Mississippi, California, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Tennessee, New Orleans, Nashville, Las Vegas, MGM, South, Kogi, Southern California, Roy Choi, Tiffany

Frontier flights for $20

Spring break might be over, but that doesn’t mean you can’t still take an epic trip before summer hits. Frontier Airlines is making that last-minute spring vacation as cheap as it gets, with fares as low as $20 one-way throughout the US. You can fly from pretty much any major city in the country for between $20 and $40, so it’s worth perusing the extensive spring sale site to see which offer is the best fit for you. Here are some of our favorites: Charlotte to Tampa for $20 Atlanta to Orland...
Tags: Travel, US, Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Las Vegas, Syracuse, Denver, Long Island, Calgary, Tampa, Orlando, Frontier, All, Charlotte, Raleigh

Week 18: Lake Powell, Antelope Canyon and Monument Valley

I’ve been so fortunate to see places around the world of exquisite beauty. It’s hard to say what is your favorite place and why. I can’t say whether mountains, deserts, or beaches fill up my soul more than the other as each has its place and separate purpose. I love them all. But there are some places that stand above the others. They have this special magnetic pull that pulls you into their beauty. They enchant you. They heal you. They call you to look in so you can create something better when...
Tags: Travel, Facebook, Utah, Usa, Monument Valley, Instagram, Australia, La, Walmart, Arizona, Airbnb, Las Vegas, Charles, Family Travel, Uluru, Steven

Rio Pueblo river Tres Ritos New Mexico Carson National Forest

New Mexico Hwy 518 runs from Taos South to Las Vegas and all my pics are from there. Coming from the Rio Grande Gorge I started on NM 518 about 15 miles South of Taos and finally made it to Las Vegas. My first visit there was in the 1980s when things were
Tags: Travel, Las Vegas, New Mexico, Rio Grande Gorge, Rio Pueblo, Tres Ritos New Mexico Carson National Forest, Taos South, South of Taos

‘Game of Thrones’ studio tour

The Game of Thrones mania is moving up a notch this month with the upcoming release of the final season of the epic show on April 14. After the GoT Fountains of Bellagio show in Las Vegas, this new announcement is only the latest thing getting fans excited. In spring 2020, HBO will turn one of the show’s former studios in Northern Ireland into a 110,000-square-foot tourist attraction — an interactive exhibition featuring sets, costumes, weapons, and other props from the series. The tour will ...
Tags: Travel, Hbo, New York Times, Northern Ireland, Game Of Thrones, Belfast, Las Vegas, All, Bellagio, Banbridge, Winterfell, Castle Black, Game of Thrones tour, Linen Mill Studios, Jeff Peters HBO

25+ of the Best State Parks in the USA

While the National Parks of the USA are famous for awe-inspiring scenery, don’t overlook the country’s lesser-known State Parks. Catherine shares her picks for 25+ of the Best State Parks in the USA from coast to coast. If you want to experience the natural beauty of a country, heading to protected parks should be a priority. Often, the government prevents the development of these properties, allowing wildlife to thrive and supporting native plant species. In the United States, there are actua...
Tags: Travel, Florida, Usa, New York, Hollywood, Texas, Minnesota, California, Oregon, Virginia, New York City, US, America, Indiana, Mountain, Pennsylvania

Game of Thrones Bellagio Fountains

In case waiting for the final season of Game of Thrones wasn’t already too much to bear, this new Fountains of Bellagio show will stoke your anticipation even more. Until April 13, the eve of the release of the much-anticipated season eight, the famous fountains at the Bellagio Resort & Casino in Las Vegas are putting on a Game of Thrones spectacle with music, pyrotechnics, and video projections on a wall of water at 8:00 PM and 9:30 PM every day. Photo: MGM Resorts WET Design, the original...
Tags: Travel, Northern Ireland, Game Of Thrones, Wildfire, Las Vegas, MGM, Vegas, All, Bellagio, Ramin Djawadi, Bellagio Resort Casino, Thrones Bellagio Fountains, Lake Bellagio

Best music festivals this spring

Spring break season might be over, but spring is just getting into full swing. That means warmer weather, higher spirits, and, of course, drinking outside. To combine all three and ring in the season right, you need to figure out your spring music festival lineup. You probably know all about Coachella, Ultra, and the Governor’s Ball, but those behemoths of the concert scene aren’t always the best value, or the most fun — especially when it comes to actually securing tickets. From the Stagecoa...
Tags: Travel, Europe, UK, England, US, Spain, Barcelona, Brighton, New Orleans, Music Festivals, Las Vegas, Coachella, Louisiana, West Coast, Lyon, Edm Festivals

Week 17: Wowed at what lives Beyond Vegas

Keeping a commitment can be challenging, but there is one important reason why you should: If you don’t you lose confidence in yourself. If you can’t trust yourself, who can you trust? How can you build confidence and competence if you continue to give yourself a back door? It’s so easy to quit. Valley of Fire State Park It’s so easy to say you’re too tired, or broke, or unhealthy, or time strapped, or whatever. It’s hard to show up each day and remain true to your word. But you will kill yo...
Tags: Travel, Facebook, Hong Kong, Utah, Usa, Instagram, Yosemite, La, Starbucks, Las Vegas, Tripadvisor, North Carolina, Chevron, Grand Canyon, Vegas, Craig

Wacky museums to visit in Las Vegas

The endless stream of taxis shuttling visitors from McCarran International Airport to the Las Vegas strip is as monotonous as the turnover on the $1 poker machines and Blackjack tables those visitors plan to park themselves in front of. Vegas is actually full of incredible things to do and see, and most don’t even involve throwing your money away. To really throw your cabbie for a loop, have them drop you at one of the city’s museums, some of which pay tribute to subject matter that is only t...
Tags: Travel, America, United States, Vw, Las Vegas, Nevada, Sin City, Vegas, All, Las Vegas NV, Jack Kevorkian, Gary Indiana, McCarran International Airport, Las Vegas Blvd, Pinball Hall of Fame, Tim Arnold

Marketing tech vendors need to find right balance between digital and human interactions

As I walked the long halls of Adobe Summit this week in Las Vegas and listened to the company’s marketing and data integration story, I thought about the obvious disconnect that happens between brands and their customers. With tons of data, a growing set of tools to bring it together, and a desire to build an optimal experience, you would think we have been set up for thrilling consumer experiences, yet we all know that is not always what happens when the rubber meets the road. Maybe part of the...
Tags: Travel, TC, Cloud, Enterprise, Adobe, Marketing, Las Vegas, Salesforce, Marketing Automation, Adobe Summit 2019

Best cities in the US for a cannabis

The number of states that allow recreational cannabis is rapidly growing. It’s inspiring a new class of travelers — the cannabis class — to get out of their homes to visit places where weed is warmly embraced. Even for the least experienced, the legal experience is a curiosity for people passing through on pleasure or business. Yet not all cities are created equal. Some cities in recreational states don’t allow sales while others lack the infrastructure to have a solid selection of shops or ...
Tags: Travel, Colorado, California, Washington, La, Marijuana, US, America, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Cannabis, Las Vegas, Nevada, Napa, Santa Barbara County, Oakland

10 reasons to go to Las Vegas

Most people think that Las Vegas is just hotels and casinos and nongambling people have nothing to do here vainly striking it out of the list of places to visit. Las Vegas is not only onearmed bandits and card tables. This is a citytheater looking
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Travel News: March 28, 2019

New Zealand Just Added New Entry Requirements for Visitors Travel Pulse New Zealand has just announced new entry requirements designed, at least in part, to help step up screening of those visiting the country. The country’s government has announced a new tourism entry approval process that involves an Electronic Travel Authority (ETA) form as well as a new tax named the International Visitor Conservation and Tourism Levy (IVL). According to the New Zealand Immigration website, the purpose of t...
Tags: Travel, Eu, European Union, Britain, Ireland, Justin Bieber, New Zealand, Environment Agency, Las Vegas, Dublin, Iceland, Reykjavik, Eta, News And Deals, Wi Fi, Electronic Travel Authority ETA

30 Fun Things To Do In Cancun: Mexico’s Gateway To The Yucatan

Best Things to Do in Cancun, Mexico! Cancun, Mexico Cancun is the official party capital of Mexico with great beachfront access to the Caribbean Sea. But there are so many more things to do in Cancun besides the beaches! Known as the gateway to the Yucatan Peninsula, Cancun is often the first travel experience that most Americans have in Mexico. In fact up to 40% of American travelers are picking Mexico for their vacation. I’ll be the first to tell you that Cancun is not my favorite place i...
Tags: Mexico, Unesco, Things To Do, Canada, United States, Vw, Mexico City, Las Vegas, Disneyland, Google Maps, Caribbean, Travel Guides, Ixchel, Puebla, Maya, Yucatan Peninsula

Plan your summer getaway with these dream holiday destinations

You need a holiday, a break from cloudy skies, household chores and your daily nine to five. But with major airlines now flying to over 200 destinations across over 75 countries, picking where to book your next summer escape can be tough. Fortunately for you, we’ve teamed up with the guys from the online casino, to bring you details of four dream holiday destination which frequently pop up on travel bucket lists. Check them out below to see if you can picture yourself sipping cocktails i...
Tags: Travel, Mexico, Infographic, Dubai, Las Vegas, Mauritius, Travel Blog, Travel Ideas

Drinking laws in the Arab world

In the multi-billion-dollar game of tourism, having places for people to cut loose and drink is as important as beaches and chef-driven restaurants. This is the conundrum for much of the Middle East and parts of North Africa, as strict Muslim countries — governed by Sharia law prohibiting any involvement with alcohol – try to develop large-scale tourism. Nearly all of the Muslim countries you’d want to visit have ways for you to drink; you just need to follow an often confusing set of laws to...
Tags: Travel, Europe, Israel, Qatar, Turkey, United States, Egypt, Morocco, Middle East, Dubai, Oman, FIFA World Cup, Alcohol Laws, Erdogan, Tsa, Jordan

10 Best Places with Lunch in Las Vegas

When people think of Las Vegas the night scene comes to mind due to the exciting and vibrant casino life. This easily conjures up images of dinner reservations before one hits the Strip to spin the slots. But ch
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Week 15: Viva Las Vegas Baby!

We weren’t intending on visiting Vegas on our America Unplugged road trip. Our intention on  this trip is to go beyond the main tourist destinations that everyone knows, and strangely, wants to visit. But, since we were close by, and our Australian readers insist on incorporating Vegas into their travel plans, we decided why not? I wasn’t expecting to have a great time – I mean how long can you spend looking at casinos before you get bored? But, I arrived intending to have a great time and see V...
Tags: Travel, Amazon, Facebook, Utah, Usa, Instagram, US, America, Chicago, Paris, New Orleans, Las Vegas, Zappos, Tripadvisor, St George, MGM

Best hotel decor in the world

Move over , boring chain hotels. Hotel designers the world over are getting creative in order to lure guests, and what they’re coming up with is sure to boggle the eyes. These seven hotels feature over-the-top interior decor and a guest experience that’s sure to surprise and overwhelm the senses. 1. Crazy Bear — Beaconsfield, UK Photo: The Crazy Bear/Facebook The Crazy Bear in Beaconsfield is as extravagant as it gets. The 45 unique rooms are set in a dark, Rococo fashion, equipped with sh...
Tags: Travel, England, Hotels, Germany, Boston, Las Vegas, Helsinki, All, San Luis Obispo, Boston Massachusetts, Stuttgart Germany, San Luis Obispo California, Madonna Inn, Unique Hotels, Beaconsfield, Hardwood Suite

Runtriz Pay Brings Caesars’ Guests Fast, Secure and Simple Payment So They Can Stay in the Game

Continuing to distance themselves from the competition, Caesars Entertainment (NASDAQ: CZR) properties in Las Vegas have expanded their partnership with Runtriz™ to launch Runtriz Pay, an innovative new payment service for guests. The use of credit card payment via Runtriz Pay is designed to optimize F&B revenue, efficiency, and guest experience.
Tags: Travel, Las Vegas, Caesars Entertainment NASDAQ, Runtriz

Lyft giving away free rides in March

For Women’s History Month , Lyft is honoring the contributions of women in a big way. The ride-sharing company will be offering free rides up to $10 to locations associated with women’s history, such as monuments, museums, and female-owned businesses throughout the month of March. Each rider can only use the free ride once, however, and to very specific locations. The promotion is available in 37 cities across the US and Canada, and each city has its own unique discount code which needs to b...
Tags: Travel, Lyft, Minneapolis, Boston, New York City, US, Los Angeles, Indianapolis, Chicago, Canada, Hawaii, Washington Dc, New Jersey, San Diego, Dallas, Miami

Week 14: Relaxing at Stunning Lake Mead, Nevada

This week was all about taking it slow and enjoying the stunning lakeside views and desert landscape from our campsite. I was happy to hear the coyotes howl at night as we sat around the campfire – finally a place we can have one again. Lake Mead RV Village I had time to set up a new homeschooling routine for the girls, catch up on work and exercise. We were able to use this time also to run a few errands – put Kalyra’s broken camera into Best Buy for repair. Thankfully I bought the protecti...
Tags: Travel, Facebook, Utah, Usa, Instagram, US, San Francisco, Facebook Messenger, Chromebook, Arizona, New Orleans, Las Vegas, Nevada, Hoover, Vegas, Family Travel

Best spring break trips in the US

You don’t have to do five-story beer bongs off a beachfront balcony to have a great spring break. Though let’s be honest, it’s a better story if you do. The annual respite from school and work that runs from the beginning of March to mid-April is one of the great American traditions, where college kids create memories they won’t remember, and families finally have time for some peace and quiet. Even if you can’t afford a week of debauchery in Mexico or a family jaunt to Europe, each state has...
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Best late night bars in Manhattan

New York City is known as the city that never sleeps for a reason. If you want Chinese food at 2:00 AM, there’s something open. If you’ve got insomnia and need sweets to munch on while you watch TV, there’s something open. If you need a bottle of wine to celebrate some fortuitous occurrence at 3:30 AM, you’re more than covered. Any kind of establishment you can think of will have at least one place open that caters to your needs. It’s something locals take for granted, and when we travel else...
Tags: Travel, New York City, Bars, Joan Rivers, New Orleans, Manhattan, Harry Potter, Las Vegas, All, Miller High Life, New York Ny, Lower East Side, St Mark, Doc Holliday, Broadway New York NY, New York City bars

Weekly Roundup, Friday 8 March 2019

An Avro Lancaster and a Boeing B-17. See item below. Good morningHappy International Women’s Day.I’ve been struggling this week to write a review on what, in the opinion of many main stream media reviewers, have now become the very best set of noise cancelling headphones out there.  As longer time readers know, I’ve been reviewing noise cancelling headphones pretty much right since Day One, way back in 2001.During that time, I’ve reviewed the original Bose Quiet Comfort, and then just about ever...
Tags: Travel, Google, UK, Science, London, China, Miscellaneous, US, Newsletter, David, Canada, Britain, New Zealand, Sony, New Orleans, Las Vegas

Fraud in HI-5 recycling program, visitors can now get medical marijuana, Chinese hackers breach UH, lawmakers want to stop rail audits, excise tax hike advances, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Worker sweeps up cans at Hawaii recycling plant ©2019 All Hawaii News State audit alleges cheating in redemption payments in Hawaii recycling program. The state still has not made changes in its HI-5 redemption and recycling program to protect against fraud, and spot checks of recycling companies turned up two cases where records were allegedly altered so the state would reimburse substantially more to a recycler than was paid out to the public, according to a new report by the Hawaii Sta...
Tags: Travel, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Ge, Navy, Senate, Mit, Hawaii, House, House Of Representatives, Pentagon, Las Vegas, Kilauea, Pearl Harbor, DOE, Wall Street Journal

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