Las Vegas Travel News 07/16/2010
10 ways to keep your cool in the Vegas heat | Las Vegas Blogs
Great suggestions ~ Minus 5 is definitely chilly!!
Zia Records’ on-site sale of Matador tickets ends up as nonevent – Thursday, July 15, 2010 | 12:03 p.m. – Las Vegas Sun
This whole Matador concert has been a local nightmare. I'm glad to see that so few locals turned out to get tickets.
Las Vegas Weekly : “Strip Scribbles: Blue Man Group auditions are Monday at The Venetian” by Robin Leach: Luxe Life
Want to be a Blue Man? They're looking for a few good men (and women) at try outs next week.
State lawmakers taking aim at using cell phones, texting while driving – Thursday, July 15, 2010 | 2:05 a.m. – Las Vegas Sun
Woot! Would love to see Las Vegas outlaw cell phones and texting on the road. There's already too much going on here.
Johnny Chan out to make history at World Series of Poker Main Event – Thursday, July 15, 2010 | 2:05 a.m. – Las Vegas Sun
This guy is a poker maniac! Potential third win of the WSOP!!
Fare change lets locals ride on Strip for regular bus price – Thursday, July 8, 2010 | 5:42 p.m. – Las Vegas Sun
Great news for Las Vegas locals: Now we can ride the bus on Las Vegas Boulevard for the same price we would pay anywhere else in town. Now that's what I call local-friendly.
Taking it to the extreme | Las Vegas Blogs
I've said it before and I'll say it again: Las Vegas is not just about gambling. I love this write up about some of the more extreme adventures, including shark diving and riding dune buggies, that are available in the Las Vegas valley.
2 aircraft intercepted for violating Las Vegas airspace – Friday, July 9, 2010 | 10:53 a.m. – Las Vegas Sun
President Obama visits town. People drive their airplanes into restricted airspace. No good.
One-third of poker field remains as Main Event enters Day 3 – Sunday, July 11, 2010 | 2:05 a.m. – Las Vegas Sun
The World Series of Poker is nearing its end … hard to believe another year of WSOP has come and gone.
Q&A With Hypnotist and Evil Genius Anthony Cools | Las Vegas Blog
An interview Anthony Cools, a hypnotist in Las Vegas. I haven't seen his show but would be curious to check it out.
Las Vegas Weekly : “Strip Scribbles: Nickelback to wrap world tour in Las Vegas on Oct. 30” by Robin Leach: Luxe Life
Las Vegas isn't a slouch when it comes to concert. Nickelback's announcement that it will end its world tour in the city helps prove the point.