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A Love Letter To Virginia City

Love Letters | Posted 10.21.2013 | Travel
Love Letters

You straddle the centuries gracefully with one foot in the 19th and the other firmly planted in the 21st. As I write this missive, I yearn to be back in Virginia City. You have they key to my heart.

Las Vegas Tourism Up In April

AP | Posted 06.11.2013 | Travel

LAS VEGAS -- Tourism officials say they counted 3.34 million visitors to Las Vegas in April, up a slight 0.5 percent from the same month in 2012. A L...

Aboard Amtrak's Mountain Climber

AP | By MELANIE CARROLL | Posted 05.13.2013 | Travel

EMERYVILLE, Calif. (AP) — The journey east on Amtrak's California Zephyr train is as good as the destination. Riding the rails from the San Francisc...

An Afternoon With A Vegas Showgirl

Rich Grant | Posted 05.08.2013 | Travel
Rich Grant

When Las Vegas introduced showgirls in 1959, the law was that for them to be nude, they could not move. That led to the iconic image of showgirls just standing still.

Vegas Poker Rooms Fold

AP | HANNAH DREIER | Posted 04.30.2013 | Travel

LAS VEGAS — The Tropicana hoped to step back into the big leagues when it opened its poker room in the heart of the Las Vegas Strip, touting it ...

Going 'Off-Strip' In Vegas

WHERE | Posted 03.31.2013 | Travel

Vegas isn't just the concrete-and-neon paradise you know from visiting the Strip.

A Las Vegas Zip Line?

AP | HANNAH DREIER | Posted 01.28.2013 | Travel

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Tourists will soon have a new way to see the lights of Las Vegas: By being spit out of the mouth of an 11-story slot machine and zi...

Speed Levitch Loves Black Rock City

Love Letters | Posted 10.15.2012 | Travel
Love Letters

A Friday night in BRC is an abstract-expressionistic painterly stroke of technicolor reality splattered across vast landscapes of earth and blank canvas.

Jonathan Ullman Loves Las Vegas

Love Letters | Posted 09.10.2012 | Travel
Love Letters

Working in today's downtown Las Vegas, you cannot help but feel as though something amazing is coming, a tipping point, perhaps.

Lots To Love In Nevada

CarsTravelFood | Posted 06.02.2012 | Travel

When we think Nevada, our minds often go to Las Vegas. But not everything happens in Vegas.

Vegas To Get High-Speed Rail Link?

AP | MICHAEL R. BLOOD | Posted 03.26.2012 | Travel

VICTORVILLE, Calif. -- On a dusty, rock-strewn expanse at the edge of the Mojave Desert, a company linked to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid wants t...

PHOTOS: Inside Vegas' New Mob Museum

AP | By CRISTINA SILVA | Posted 02.14.2012 | Travel

LAS VEGAS -- In one room, a ghastly photo wall of bloody, uncensored images showcases the mob's greatest hits. In another, visitors are taught to loa...

VIDEO: Nearly 20 Minutes Of Burning Man Timelapse | Posted 01.07.2012 | Travel

Timelapse travel videos have become the slide carousels and instamatics of contemporary globe-trotting, as common place as trips themselves thanks to ...

PHOTOS: From Eureka To Eureka

Foster Huntington | Posted 11.21.2011 | Travel
Foster Huntington

Two hundred and eighty one miles, or roughly one tank of gas in my VW Syncro, separate Eureka Utah and Eureka Nevada.

Amusement Parks In Nevada: A Huffington Post Travel Guide

The Huffington Post | Sandy Mitchell | Posted 10.26.2011 | Travel

Amusement parks in Nevada reflect the history of the state and the quirkiness of Las Vegas. There are sky-high roller coasters and parks that celebrat...

A Huffington Post Guide To Family Vacations In Nevada

The Huffington Post | Shawn Lealos | Posted 10.19.2011 | Travel

Family vacations in Nevada can be rewarding experiences or absolute disasters — it all depends on pre-trip homework. To make planning easier, we've ...

Read Our Travel Guide To Las Vegas Amusement Parks

The Huffington Post | Megan Farrell Fuchsloch | Posted 10.18.2011 | Travel

Amusement parks in Las Vegas transform this city's historical reputation for being a playground for adults and makes it a playground for the entire fa...

Exciting Family Vacations In Las Vegas

The Huffington Post | Patricia Marroquin | Posted 10.10.2011 | Travel

Family vacations in Las Vegas can be rewarding experiences or absolute disasters -- it all depends on pre-trip homework. To make planning easier, we'v...

America's Best Cities For Singles

Travel + Leisure | Posted 09.19.2011 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

In this year's America's Favorite Cities survey, readers evaluated 35 cities on boutique hotels, coffee bars, mass transit, and how bar scenes lend themselves to meeting new people.

WATCH: '24 Hours Of Neon' In Vegas

Posted 09.20.2011 | Travel

Vimeo user Philip Bloom recorded the Strip, the nearby hotel pools, McCarren airport and the mountains surrounding Vegas all from his hotel balcony, 3...

Iconic Vegas Hotel Closing May 16

AP | By OSKAR GARCIA | Posted 09.20.2011 | Travel

LAS VEGAS -- The Sahara Hotel & Casino, among a few Las Vegas Strip resorts left from the Rat Pack era, is closing nearly six decades after dealing it...