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Fodor's Las Vegas with Map (Fodor's Las Vegas)

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Publisher Comments:

Fodors. For Choice Travel Experiences.

Fodors helps you unleash the possibilities of travel by providing the insightful tools you need to experience the trips you want. Although youre at the helm, Fodors offers the assurance of our expertise, the guarantee of selectivity, and the choice details that truly define a destination. Its like having a friend in Vegas!

•Updated annually, Fodors Las Vegas provides the most accurate and up-to-date information available in a guidebook.

Fodors Las Vegas features options for a variety of budgets, interests, and tastes, so you make the choices to plan your trip of a lifetime.

•If its not worth your time, its not in this book. Fodors discriminating ratings, including our top tier Fodors Choice designations, ensure that youll know about the most interesting and enjoyable places in Vegas.

•Experience the city like a local! Fodors Las Vegas includes unique photo-features that impart the citys culture, covering the best spas, buffets, pool scenes, and much more!

•Full color pullout map!

Visit Fodors.com for more ideas and information, travel deals, vacation planning tips, reviews and to exchange travel advice with other travelers.

Synopsis:

Experience the city like a local, with this guide that imparts Las Vegas's unique culture. Full color pullout map.

Synopsis:

Sin City is hotter than ever, with nearly 38 million annual visitors indulging in all the glitz and glam it has to offer. Fodor's Las Vegas 2008 takes a savvy, insider look at the city, uncovering the secrets that every traveler needs to know.

• Brand-new, photo-rich design highlights what's best about Sin City in an easy-to-use format.

• New "Experience Las Vegas" section rounds up the best of the city in one place. Size up what to do quickly with snapshot descriptions of the best attractions.

• New "Where to Stay and Play" chapter profiles mega casino-hotel properties with four- to five-page spreads that include side-by-side hotel and casino reviews as well as bulleted lists of attractions, restaurants, shows, nightclubs, and shops for each property.

• "Gamble" chapter tells you what to play, how to play, and where to play it. A special feature brings neophytes up to speed with a breakdown of the comp game, an overview of casino etiquette, and a primer on table lingo.

• Pullout map

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Experience Las Vegas ............ 7

Las Vegas Planner ............ 8

Welcome to Las Vegas ............ 10

Las Vegas in Focus ............ 12

City Itineraries ............ 14

Top Las Vegas Attractions ............ 16

Get Taken for a Ride ............ 18

Check Out the Razzle-Dazzle ............ 21

Tee Off ............ 22

History, Vegas Style ............ 24

Quirky Vegas ............ 26

Travel the World ............ 28

Works of Art ............ 29

Walk on the Wild(life) Side ............ 30

Vegas & Kids ............ 31

Alley Oop! ............ 32

Free Things To Do ............ 33

Tie the Knot ............ 34

Chapter 2: Where to Stay & Play ............ 35

The Scene ............ 36

Where to Stay & Play Planner ............ 38

Best Bests for Las Vegas Lodging ............ 40

Bellagio Las Vegas ............ 44

Caesars Palace ............ 47

Luxor Las Vegas ............ 50

Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, with THEhotel and Four Seasons-Las Vegas ............ 53

MGM Grand Hotel & Casino ............ 57

Mirage Hotel & Casino ............ 60

New York—New York Hotel & Casino ............ 63

The Palazzo ............ 66

Paris Las Vegas ............ 69

Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino ............ 72

Treasure Island Las Vegas (TI) ............ 75

The Venetian Resort Hotel & Casino ............ 78

Wynn Las Vegas ............ 81

Highly Recommended Hotels ............ 84

Chapter 3: Gamble ............ 97

Gamble Planner ............ 98

The Games ............ 100

Baccarat ............ 103

Blackjack ............ 106

Craps ............ 112

Poker ............ 117

Roulette ............ 123

Slots ............ 126

Sports Betting ............ 128

Video Poker ............ 133

Chapter 4: Where to Eat ............ 137

The Scene ............ 138

Best Bets for Las Vegas Dining ............ 139

Where to Eat Planner ............ 140

Restaurant Reviews ............ 142

Chapter 5: Shopping ............ 189

Shopping Planner ............ 190

Malls on the Strip ............ 191

Outlet Malls ............ 195

Specialty Shops ............ 198

Chapter 6: Shows ............ 215

Shows Planner ............ 216

Shows ............ 219

Fine Arts ............ 235

Chapter 7: After Dark ............ 237

After Dark Planner ............ 238

Bars & Lounges ............ 240

Dance Clubs ............ 250

Gay & Lesbian Nightlife ............ 259

Live Music ............ 261

Strip Clubs ............ 262

Chapter 8: Best Side Trips ............ 267

Best Side trips Planner ............ 268

Mt. Charleston Area ............ 270

Lake Mead Area ............ 272

Grand Canyon National Park ............ 278

Grand Canyon Essentials ............ 295

Laughlin, Nevada ............ 300

Lincoln County: Parks & Ghost Towns ............ 306

Travel Smart Las Vegas ............ 313

Getting Here & Around ............ 314

Essentials ............ 320

Index ............ 327

About Our Writers ............ 336

LAS VEGAS IN FOCUS

Chapter 2: The Pool Scene ............ 87—91

Chapter 4: Best Buffets ............ 167—170

Chapter 5: Spaaah ............ 200—206

Chapter 7: Bridal Parties Gone Wild ............ 255—258

MAPS

The Las Vegas Strip ............ 37

Bellagio at a Glance ............ 45

Caesars Palace at a Glance ............ 49

Luxor at a Glance ............ 51

Mandalay Bay at a Glance ............ 54

MGM Grand at a Glance ............ 58

Mirage at a Glance ............ 61

New York New York at a Glance ............ 64

Palazzo Hotel at a Glance ............ 67

Paris Las Vegas at a Glance ............ 70

Planet Hollywood at a Glance ............ 73

Treasure Island at a Glance ............ 76

Venetian Hotel ............ 79

The Wynn at a Glance ............ 82

Baccarat Table ............ 105

Craps Table ............ 114

Roulette Table ............ 124

Where to Eat on the Strip ............ 156—157

Las Vegas Downtown Where to Eat ............ 172

Where to Eat in Greater Las Vegas ............ 181

Shopping on the Strip ............ 196—197

Shopping Downtown ............ 211

Side Trips from Las Vegas ............ 271

Lake Mead Area ............ 274

Grand Canyon National Park ............ 283

Laughlin ............ 301

Lincoln County ............ 308

Product Details

ISBN:
9781400007028
Author:
Fodors
Publisher:
Fodor's
Author:
Collins, Andrew
Author:
Lippman, Gary
Author:
Garza, Xazmin
Author:
Fodor's
Subject:
United States - West - Pacific (General)
Subject:
United States - Pacific - Las Vegas
Subject:
Las vegas (nev.)
Subject:
United States / West / Pacific (AK, CA, HI, NV, OR, WA)
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Travel Guide
Publication Date:
20081118
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
FULL COLOR THROUGHOUT
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
8.02x5.24x.73 in. .75 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Experience the city like a local, with this guide that imparts Las Vegas's unique culture. Full color pullout map.
"Synopsis" by , Sin City is hotter than ever, with nearly 38 million annual visitors indulging in all the glitz and glam it has to offer. Fodor's Las Vegas 2008 takes a savvy, insider look at the city, uncovering the secrets that every traveler needs to know.

• Brand-new, photo-rich design highlights what's best about Sin City in an easy-to-use format.

• New "Experience Las Vegas" section rounds up the best of the city in one place. Size up what to do quickly with snapshot descriptions of the best attractions.

• New "Where to Stay and Play" chapter profiles mega casino-hotel properties with four- to five-page spreads that include side-by-side hotel and casino reviews as well as bulleted lists of attractions, restaurants, shows, nightclubs, and shops for each property.

• "Gamble" chapter tells you what to play, how to play, and where to play it. A special feature brings neophytes up to speed with a breakdown of the comp game, an overview of casino etiquette, and a primer on table lingo.

• Pullout map

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