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The Best of Las Vegas


What is the best of Vegas? Why waste your time with the mediocre when you can go to the very best that Las Vegas has to offer. From the best shows and restaurants to the best place to have seafood and burgers, it's all right here in the Best of Vegas. Las Vegas changes constantly and this list does fluctuate o you should have plenty of new ideas for your latest Las Vegas vacation.

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1. The Best Things To Do in Vegas

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Walk down the Las Vegas strip from any point and you will be pulled and pushed in every direction with options. Should you see a show? Should you have a fine dining experience? Should you visit the Grand Canyon, jump off a building, relax at a pool or dance until the sun comes up? It's a tough choice when trying to find a few things to do in Las Vegas. If you are struggling with trying to sort through all your options I have come up with a few of my "Best Things To Do in Las Vegas."
Why are these the Best in Las Vegas: I have done everything in Las Vegas so that you don't have to. You want to jump off the stratosphere, good, I'll tell you why you'll like it. You want the best show in Las Vegas, I've seen the good and the bad.

2. Best Restaurants in Las Vegas

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This is tough to narrow down but you might be forced to try more than a few restaurants to truly understand what the very best in Las Vegas is. I could eat the meatloaf at Spago every day of the week, I could have a Margarita and a burger at Margaritaville in an instant and I never turn down the opportunity to indulge in some Vodka and plenty of hearty Russian fare at Red Square at the Mandalay Bay Hotel.
Why are these the Best in Las Vegas: There are not many people who have eaten in as many Las Vegas restaurants as I have and I can tell you some are not worth walking into. I'll tell you why the best are the best and I'll also tell you how to find the best deals in Las Vegas.

3. Las Vegas Hotels

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Hotel in Las Vegas are massive and full of so much to do. So, how do you find the best hotels in Las Vegas? Consider what you you really want from the place where you'll drop your bags and you will find the best hotel in Las Vegas. Pools, nightclubs, restaurants, bars and shopping all factor into your decision. Don't worry, though, I have checked them out for you and I'm all the kind of guy who loves to share his information.
Why are these the Best in Las Vegas: I have slept in every hotel on the Las Vegas strip multiple times and I have some that I consider my personal favorites and others that make me want to sleep in my car, in a parking lot, in the middle of summer.

4. The Best Shows in Las Vegas

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With so many to choose from Las Vega has the best shows on the planet. These five shows represent the cream of the crop, however, on any given night the entertainment in Las Vegas is the best anywhere. Anyway yo want to be entertained, Las Vegas does it.
Why are these the Best in Las Vegas: When I tell you that Mac King is one of the best you won't believe me until you walk out of that show and realize that you got a great deal and you laughed so hard you're feeling a little sick. I've seen all the shows so I can go out on a limb and tell you that an afternoon show is among the best.

5. The Best Pools in Las Vegas

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For a good portion of the year you can bask in the sun in the best pools in Las Vegas. Cook until you're golden tan and then get a spa treatment to scrape the dead skin off your body. Waterfalls, lazy rivers and plenty of pretty people make these pools irresistible.
Why are these the Best in Las Vegas: I have played a beached whale at every pool on the Las Vegas strip and I have had quite a few cocktails at each. These pools are the best because they satisfy your craving for a Las Vegas pool party or a family friendly puddle in the desert.

6. The Best Clubs in Las Vegas

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Late night Las Vegas is where the fun really gets going. The best places to party after hours are exactly what you'll need. Stay out until the sun comes up and then do it all over again!
Why are these the Best in Las Vegas: My idea of a good nightclub is the type where I can find a seat and complain to my wife about how tight my shoes feel on my typically flip flopped feet. I need space, I need good music and I need to feel special when I'm in a Las Vegas club. These clubs do all of that.

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