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Shopping on the Las Vegas Strip will be your favorite new activity after hitting the best clothing, jewelry and shoe boutiques around town. Drop some major dough at the sprawling Forum Shops at Caesars, go for a stroll at the outdoor LINQ promenade or scope out the scene at Bally’s Grand Bazaar Shops.

Flamingo Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, Shopping

Flamingo’s Promenade Gift Shop Grows a Wall

In Vegas, one of the most exciting things you can see is a construction wall. Why? Because when a door closes in Sin City, a window almost always opens. Or something. The Promenade Gift Shop at Flamingo Las Vegas, former home of celebrity appearances and beaded flamingos, recently closed and grew one of these mysterious….

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Caesars Palace, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Hotels, Shopping

Today’s Vegas Tee for “Hangover” Fans

If you’re a fan of the “Hangover” movies, you’ll want to snag one of these tees at Caesars Palace, former home of Caesar, apparently. This “Hangover”-inspired T-shirt, currently flying off the shelves from what we hear, can only be found at the Caesars Exclusively store (the hotel’s gift shop) and lobby store. Rumors have been….

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Caesars Palace, Harrah's Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Restaurants, Shopping

Three Sweet Vegas Treats to Crush the Summer Heat

It can get toasty in Vegas during the summer months, but enterprising venues in Sin City always rise to the occasion, creating cool treats to crush that summer heat, hard. Here are three that caught our eye. In honor of the climb in temperatures, Central Michel Richard restaurant at Caesars Palace has created a palate-pleasing….

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Las Vegas Casinos, Rio Las Vegas, Shopping

A Sucker Born Every Minute: Rio’s New Lollipop

Question: Can Las Vegas ever have too many candy shops? Answer: Seriously, how could you ask such a ridiculous question? It’s candy. The brand-spanking-new Lollipop store at Rio Las Vegas has entered the Sin City candy fray with a sweet twist: the shop provides epic candy flashbacks by offering nostalgic confectionery classics like candy buttons,….

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Caesars Entertainment, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Hotels, Nightlife, O'Sheas, Shopping, The LINQ

Linq Update: O’Sheas Has Its Face Eaten Off

Progress can be cruel sometimes. A drive by the former O’Sheas casino is proof. The good news, and there’s lots of good news, is that dramatic progress has been made on the Las Vegas Strip to make way for The Linq, the $550 million development project that will include an entertainment and dining corridor, as….

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Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Hotels, Las Vegas Restaurants, Nightlife, Planet Hollywood Resort, Shopping

PBR Rock Bar Gets Into the Vegas Nightlife Game

PBR Rock Bar & Grill inside The Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood is mounting the mechanical bull of Vegas nightlife and riding it for all it’s worth. Which, this blog realizes, might be the worst metaphor in recorded history. Let’s not allow that to deter us from the matter at hand. The popular PBR….

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Today’s Random Las Vegas Photo

There’s so much to see at The Forum Shops at Caesars Palace, you may even forget there are stores. Seriously, there are stores. (More than 160 of them.) Please buy something so they can build more incredible things for this blog to photograph. Thank you.

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Las Vegas Casinos, Planet Hollywood Resort, Shopping, Things to Do in Las Vegas

The First Flash Mob This Blog Might Not Hate

Flash mobs as a social phenomenon may not be dead, but they’re definitely on life support, thankfully. A flash mob planned on May 12, 2012 at The Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood might just change this blog’s mind about these “spontaneous” outbursts of group performance, though. (See? Right there. Planned spontaneity. Just one of….

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Caesars Palace, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Restaurants, Shopping, Things to Do in Las Vegas

Today’s Random Las Vegas Photo: Trevi

Here’s today’s random photo of Las Vegas. Recognize this spot? This shot was taken at the fountain next to Trevi restaurant in the Forum Shops at Caesars Palace. “Trevi,” by the way, means “three ways,” which seems oddly appropriate for Sin City, if you know what we’re saying. However, “Trevi” in this case refers to….

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Las Vegas Casinos, Planet Hollywood Resort, Shopping

Today’s Las Vegas Keepsake We Don’t Condone

Just because we don’t condone something doesn’t mean this blog isn’t going to share it! Check out this clever Las Vegas keepsake. What makes this a Las Vegas keepsake, you ask? Do you always ask such impertinent questions? Well, for your information, we found this item while roaming the Urban Outfitters store at The Miracle….

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Today’s Thing We Wish We Had Our Mouth On

We’re writing this blog post at 10:00 a.m., and in Las Vegas, that means it’s time to start thinking about our next cocktail! Today, we vote for the Sammy’s Beach Bar Rum Toasted Colada at Cabo Wabo Cantina in The Miracle Mile at Planet Hollywood. (Say that five times fast.) Hey, we even took notes….

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Las Vegas Casinos, Shopping

Today’s Las Vegas Tee We Don’t Condone

Just because we don’t condone something doesn’t mean we can’t share it. Enjoy some further Las Vegas nonsense. What else were you going to do? Work? Be productive? Oh, please.

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No Yoke: Payard Patisserie Chocolate Easter Eggs

Yes, Easter is a religious holiday, but that doesn’t mean Sin City can’t celebrate it, too. Payard Patisserie & Bistro at Caesars Palace is offering a collection of chocolate Easter eggs, including new cheetah and zebra-inspired eggs offered for the first time this year. The walls of the 6.5-inch eggs are made with dark chocolate….

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Las Vegas Casinos, Nightlife, Shopping, The LINQ

The Rockhouse at Imperial Palace to Close May 5

It’s time for more change in the wake of the massive Linq development project in the center of the Las Vegas Strip. The last day for The Rockhouse Bar & Nightclub at Imperial Palace is May 5, 2012. The popular, boisterous watering hole will be moving to a temporary location at The Miracle Mile Shops….

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Planet Hollywood Restaurant Busts Its Move

After nearly 20 years, the Planet Hollywood Las Vegas restaurant at The Forum Shops inside Caesars Palace is making a move. Here’s a photo of the space formerly occupied by this iconic restaurant. The restaurant will soon open on the mall’s third floor. Although, calling The Forum Shops a “mall” is a little like calling….

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