This morning, as I was out capturing pictures of what remained of the "Blizzard of 2019", I was out at Hoover Dam before the tours started to show up. That's when I remember what day it was. February 21. To most people, that's just another day. However, I am not a normal person. So I have been told by a few people! To me, a Las Vegas tourism professional. This date has … [Read more...] about Remembering Nig, The Hoover Dam Dog
You asked for it, you got. Based on feedback from you, my YouTube viewers and podcast listeners, you seem to like the little updates more than single topic podcasts. I agree. They are more timely, they can be more informative for the Vegas Tourist heading this way soon. Throw in an occasional interview, maybe a guest co-host and of course, my always popular unbias … [Read more...] about Mondays with Mark – Vegas Updates
So you have had enough of the Las Vegas Strip and want to spend a day away from all the tourist madness? Maybe you want to see what's outside the city? Well, I have just the remedy for you. A day trip. Go rent a car, get some supplies and head out of town and see the rest of the world around us. See why people who live here have better things to do than be on the Strip! My … [Read more...] about Las Vegas Day Trip: Valley of Fire Loop
Who would have ever thought that a little town built in 1931, in the middle of the Mohave desert, far from anything resembling existence, a town built to house the dam workers for what would become Hoover Dam; would one day become home to one of the top film festivals in the world?? Surpise!! It Has!! Boulder City? When I first started to do tours and I learned of … [Read more...] about What is The Dam Short Film Festival?
It's the first week in January and that can only mean one thing. The annual geekfest known as CES has rolled into town and Las Vegas is filled with people and technology! I mean a lot of people. Like 160,000 people from all around the world. They pretty much fill up all the hotel rooms in town. So if you went room shopping for this week and noticed a spike in room rates, … [Read more...] about CES 2019 Day One