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Put the Best of Las Vegas inYour PocketA compact guide on getting to and enjoying the best of Sin City.Outspoken opinions on what's worth your time and what's not.Exact prices, so you can plan the perfect trip no matter what your budget.Off-the-beaten-path experiences and undiscovered gems, plus new takes on top attractions.The best hotels and restaurants in every price range, with candid reviews.Frommer's. The best trips start here.Experience a place the way the locals do. Enjoy the best it has to offer. And avoid tourist traps. At Frommer's, we use 150 outspoken travel experts around the world to help you make the right choices. Find great deals and book your trip atFrommers.comList of Maps.1 Planning Your Trip to Las Vegas. 1 Visitor Information. 2 When to Go. New Year’s Eve in Las Vegas. Major Convention Dates for 2008. 3 Money-Saving Package Deals. 4 Getting There.2 Getting to Know Las Vegas. 1 Orientation. 2 Getting Around. Fast Facts: Las Vegas.3 Where to Stay. Reservations Services. 1 South Strip. 2 Mid-Strip. 3 North Strip. 4 East of the Strip. 5 Downtown.4 Where to Dine. 1 South Strip. 2 Mid-Strip. 3 North Strip. Worth a Trip. 4 East of the Strip. 5 Downtown. 6 Buffets& Sunday Brunches.5 What to See& Do in Las Vegas. 1 The Top Attractions. 2 Getting Married. 3 Especially for Kids. 4 Fore! Great Desert Golf. 5 Staying Active.6 About Casino Gambling. 1 The Major Games. 2 The Casinos.7 Shopping. 1 The Malls. 2 Factory Outlets. 3 Hotel Shopping Arcades. 4 Souvenirs. 5 Las Vegas Specialty Stores. 6 Candy. 7 Antiques. 8 Wigs.8 Las Vegas After Dark. 1 The Major Production Shows. Give Our Regards to Broadway. 2 Headliner Showrooms. 3 The Bar Scene. 4 Dance Clubs. 5 Gay Bars. 6 Strip Clubs.Index. General Index. Accommodations Index. Restaurant Index.Mary Herczog lives in Los Angeles and works in the film industry while also attending graduate school. She is the author ofFrommer’s New Orleans, California For Dummies, Frommer’s Las Vegas, Las Vegas Day by Day, andLas Vegas For Dummies, and she has contributed toFrommer’s Los Angeles. Craps make her nervous, so she sticks to blackjack—even though she is never sure when to hit on 13.Put the Best of Las Vegasin Your PocketThe lowdown on the major casinos, including gambling tips to help you play your cards right.Outspoken opinions on what's worth your time and what's not.Exact prices, so you can plan the perfect trip no matter what your budget.Off-the-beaten-path experiences and undiscovered gems, plus new takes on top attractions.The best hotels and restaurants in every price range, with candid reviews.