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The Unofficial Guide to Las Vegas (Unofficial Guide to Las Vegas)by Bob Sehlinger
Synopses & Reviews
From the publishers of The Unofficial Guide to Walt Disney World
"A Tourist's Best Friend!"
—The New York Times
Five Great Features and Benefits offered ONLY by The Unofficial Guide:
From the publishers of The Unofficial Guide(r) to Walt Disney World(r)
"A Tourist's Best Friend!"
-The New York Times
Five Great Features and Benefits offered ONLY by The Unofficial Guide(r):
* Over 100 hotels and casinos rated and ranked - the most offered by any guidebook - plus proven strategies for getting the best rate
Complete detailed descriptions of each casino and casino hotel
In-depth critical reviews of Las Vegas' 60 best shows and 30 top nightspots - the most offered by any guidebook
Detailed reviews of more than 100 restaurants - a complete dining guide within the guide, plus the best buffets rated and ranked
Fifty pages of gambling tips from how to play, recognize sucker games, and cut the house advantage to the bone
Las Vegas was on track to welcome approximately 40 million visitors in 2006, and the city was designated the world s leading gambling destination at the 2006 World Travel Awards.
About the Author
Bob Sehlinger is the publisher of Menasha Ridge Press and the author of numerous Unofficial Guides, including the Unofficial Guide to Las Vegas and the best-selling Unofficial Guide to Walt Disney World.
Table of Contents
Maps and Illustrations.
On a Plane to Las Vegas.
Looking Back, Looking Ahead.
The Impact of the Mirage.
Survival of the Older Casinos.
Honey, I Blew Up the Casino!
The Great Mergers and Acquisitions.
Gluttons Are More Likely to Choke to Death.
What It Means to You.
The Quiet Contender.
A Tale of Two Cities.
Las Vegas: An Overview.
Arriving and Getting Oriented.
CONVENTIONS AND SPECIAL EVENTS CALENDAR.
Las Vegas as a Family Destination.
PART ONE Accommodations and Casinos.
Where to Stay: Basic Choices.
Getting Around: Location and Convenience.
COMMUTING TIMES IN MINUTES.
What’s in an Address?
Room Reservations: Getting a Good Room, Getting a Good Deal.
For Business Travelers.
Comfort Zones: Matching Guests with Hotels.
Hotels with Casinos.
Navigating the Land of the Giants.
Suite Hotels without Casinos.
Las Vegas Motels.
Hotel-Casinos and Motels: Rated and Ranked.
HOTEL INFORMATION CHART.
PART TWO Entertainment and Nightlife.
Las Vegas Shows and Entertainment.
Selecting a Show.
Las Vegas Show Profiles.
Las Vegas Nightlife.
Las Vegas Below the Belt.
PART THREE Gambling.
The Way It Is.
Rules of the Games.
PART FOUR Dining and Restaurants.
Dining in Las Vegas.
PART FIVE Shopping and Seeing the Sights.
Shopping in Las Vegas.
Seeing the Sights.
Other Area Attractions.
PART SIX Exercise and Recreation.
Relaxation and Rejuvenation.
Indexes and Reader Survey.
Unofficial Guide Reader Survey.
What Our Readers Are Saying
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