The spot that was once home to the legendary Stardust Resort has a new owner and new resort. The Stardust resort and its history were imploded in 2006. For almost the next 10 years, it sat vacant, except for some remnants of the failed Echelon project built after the Stardust implosion. Then news came in 2013, that the site had new owners. The Gentine Group from Malaysia … [Read more...] about Resorts World Taking Shape (Updated)
The Vegas Tourist Podcast #257 On today's Podcast, Mark is joined by his lovely wife Debbie. Together they recount their latest Las Vegas adventure. A photoshoot with a good friend and Las Vegas Photographer, Tom Donoghue. This was one of those amazing little events that just kind of happens when you hang around some people too long! Las Vegas Photographer, Tom Donoghue … [Read more...] about #257 Seeing Las Vegas from the sky!
When I first moved to Las Vegas in 2001, there were more construction cranes in the Las Vegas skyline than anywhere else in the western hemisphere. Seriously! Many other cities were complaining that they could not get major construction projects in their cities started because nobody could find building cranes. Sheldon Adelson was building the Venetian, he was smart, he bought … [Read more...] about The Cranes Are Back! Resorts World Las Vegas Gets Busy