The Vegas Tourist Podcast 133

#133 The Three Vegas Tourists Are Back

Sazzy is back in good spirits finally.  Mark is back from his honeymoon and The Ace Reporter is back from landscaping his house...  So it's time to play catch up with everyone and do another Podcast!!!!  Program note: We were minus the cookie lady, … [Read More...]

Linq Las Vegas

Video of The Observation Wheel

Yes, it has finally opened and we have a video with a couple of different views of the new High Roller Observation Wheel in the new Linq district on the Las Vegas Strip. The video shows the wheel from the shopping area leading from the Strip to … [Read More...]

NHRA Las Vegas 2014

Hitting the Dragstrip – NHRA

In Las Vegas, the month of March begins with the cars that go around and around.  It ends with the cars that go really, really fast in a straight line.  That would be the 15th annual NHRA Nationals. Since I missed NASCAR this year … [Read More...]

caesars linq project

I Like The Linq…

There, I said it.  I LIKE THE LINQ. It's in print and contrary to what I may have said in the past about this place and its giant "not a Ferris Wheel, Ferris wheel"  I like it. And so will the typical Vegas Tourist. Caesars $550 million gamble on … [Read More...]

Whats wrong with Caesars ?

Whats Wrong with Caesars?

This post has been a long time coming.  It answers a question I get frequently on here and on my tours;"Whats Wrong With Caesars?"  as in Caesars Entertainment.  Owner of almost half the resorts on the Las Vegas Strip and the worlds largest gaming … [Read More...]

The Cromwell resort in Las Vegas

The Cromwell and The Big Wheel

While dropping off tour guests at Ballys, I snapped a couple of pictures.  One of the new name on the old Barbary Coast and the other of the Big Wheel behind the new Cromwell parking garage. So the question for today is this:  If they put the name … [Read More...]