In July of 2004, six months after writing part one, I revisited Las Vegas and stayed in suites at THEhotel (at Mandalay Bay), Venetian, and Bellagio. Corner suites, top floors, penthouses, and VIP lounges were my goal. Mission accomplished!
My visit was timed so that I'd be watching the fireworks from my lake-view penthouse at the Bellagio, while still taking advantage of their fantastic promotional summer rates.
Some new shows, restaurants, and attractions had opened over the past year, and I wanted to make sure I had the opporunity to visit several of them, as well ...Read More