The Unofficial Guide to Las Vegas 2011

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  • The Unofficial Guide to Las Vegas ranks over 100 hotels and casinos- the most offered by any other guidebook for the destination, providing complete detailed descriptions of each casino hotel.
  • Global Travel Industry News and Forbes Traveler rank Las Vegas as the #2 most popular U.S. destination to visit calling it "America's favorite playground".
  • In depth detailed critical reviews of Las Vegas' best shows, ...
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Overview

  • The Unofficial Guide to Las Vegas ranks over 100 hotels and casinos- the most offered by any other guidebook for the destination, providing complete detailed descriptions of each casino hotel.
  • Global Travel Industry News and Forbes Traveler rank Las Vegas as the #2 most popular U.S. destination to visit calling it "America's favorite playground".
  • In depth detailed critical reviews of Las Vegas' best shows, nightlife, and restaurants
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470615317
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 8/24/2010
  • Series: Unofficial Guides Series, #263
  • Edition number: 6
  • Pages: 512
  • Product dimensions: 5.10 (w) x 7.90 (h) x 1.30 (d)

Table of Contents

Maps and Illustrations.

Acknowledgments.

Introduction.

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.

Oz Stumbles.

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.

Business Hotels.

Suite Hotels.

Suite Hotels without Casinos.

Las Vegas Motels.

Accommodations: Rated and Ranked.

HOTEL INFORMATION CHART.

PART TWO Entertainment and Nightlife.

Las Vegas Shows and Entertainment.

Selecting a Show.

Celebrity-headliner Rooms.

Production Shows.

Hypnosis Shows.

Las Vegas Show Profiles.

Afternoon Shows.

Comedy Clubs.

Las Vegas Nightlife.

Nightclub Profiles.

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.

The Restaurants.

Restaurant Profiles.

PART FIVE Shopping and Seeing the Sights.

Shopping in Las Vegas.

Seeing the Sights.

Other Area Attractions.

PART SIX Exercise and Recreation.

Working Out.

Golf.

Outdoor Recreation.

Spa 101.

Index and Reader Survey.

Subject Index.

Unofficial Guide Reader Survey.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 19, 2011

    Very informative.

    This was a good read in the plane on the way to Las Vegas. I was able to use a lot of the information to know where we didn't want to go more than where to go.

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