Pauline Frommer's Las Vegas
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Spend less, see more. This is the philosophy behind Pauline Frommer’s guides. Written by travel expert Pauline Frommer (who is also the daughter of Arthur Frommer), and her team of hand-picked writers, these guides show how to truly experience a culture, meet locals, and save money along the way.• Industry secrets on how to find the best hotel rooms• Details on alternative accommodations, great neighborhood restaurants, and cool, offbeat finds• Packed with personality and opinionsWinner of Best Guidebook for 2006 from the North American Travel Journalists Association (Pauline Frommer's New York City)A Note from Pauline.1 Losing It in Las Vegas. Sights You’ve Gotta See, Things You’ve Gotta Do. The Finest Museums. Uncommon Lodgings. Dining for All Tastes. The Finest“Other” Experiences.2 The Lay of the Land. The Vegas Grid. Avoiding Traffic Jams. Renting a Car. Taking Taxis. Using the Monorail. The Deuce, Cat& Max. Enjoying Free Transportation. Walking.3 Accommodations, Both Standard& Not. Renting a Home or Condo of Your Own. Hotel& B&B Stays. Choosing the Right Hotel. South Strip Hotels. Center Strip Hotels. Hotels on the North Strip. Downtown Hotels. Hotels East of the Strip. Hotels West of the Strip. South of the Strip.4 Eating Better for Less. So How Can Diners Save Money& Still Have a Quality Meal? South Strip Restaurants. Center Strip Restaurants. North Strip Restaurants. Downtown Restaurants. Restaurants East of the Strip. Restaurants West of the Strip.5 Remarkable Sights& Attractions. Making the Most of Your Time. Las Vegas’ Iconic Attraction: The Strip. Top Eight Individual Attractions. Thrill Rides. Arcade-ia. Museums& Attractions for Visitors with Special Interests. Sports& Recreation. Recreation.6 Say“I Do” to Vegas. Planning the Big Day. Choosing the Chapel.7 The Other Las Vegas. How Vegas Residents Learn. How Vegas Residents Work. How Vegas Residents Play.8 It’s Showtime. Getting Discounted Tickets. Ticket Booth Deals. Choosing Which Shows to See. Diva Las Vegas. Comic Headliners. The Six Cirque Du Soleil Shows. Glitz, Glamour& Eyelash Glue: The Production Shows. Magic Shows. Transplanted New York Shows. Impersonator/Tribute Shows (Or Performers Who Wish They Were Someone Else). Erotica (Strippers, Both Male& Female). Daytime Shows. Concerts, Boxing Matches& Other Big-Ticket Items.9 Bars, Clubs& Other Nighttime Diversions. Clubs&“Ultralounges”. Bars of All Types. Strip Clubs. Swingers’ Clubs.10 Gambling. Luck of the Draw. Slot Club Cards. The Games.11 Vegas Shopping (Such as It Is). Malls on the Strip. Outlet Malls. Oldies But Goodies (Antiques& Vintage Clothes). Vegas Specialty Stores.12 Get Out of Town. Hoover Dam& Boulder City. Lake Mead. Eldorado Canyon. Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Spring Mountain Ranch. Bonnie Springs Old Nevada. Valley of Fire. Mount Charleston. The Extraterrestrial Highway. Amargosa Opera House. Death Valley. The Grand Canyon.13 The Essentials of Planning. When to Visit? Entry Requirements for Non-American Citizens. Customs Regulations for International Visitors. Finding a Good Airfare to Las Vegas. Travel Insurance—Do You Need It? Traveling from Las Vegas to Other Parts of the United States. How Do I Get to (& From) the Airport? Let Me Count the Ways. Money Matters. Health& Safety. Packing. Specialized Travel Resources. Staying Wired. Recommended Books& Films.Index. Accommodations. Restaurants.Pauline Frommer's Las VegasSpend less see more"A great read. . . . Lively and unabashedly opinionated."-New York Postbudget travel redefinedI put a fresh spin on budget travel, showing you not only how to spend less in Las Vegas, but how to see it in a more authentic way, without sacrificing comfort for savings.Cozy, comfortable accommodations: Instead of spending hundreds of dollars a night for a Stri
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