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Las Vegas Vacation Musts

A July 2003 trip to Las Vegas by corteo12002

Quote: Where to stay, where not to stay; what to see and when to see it; what is worth it and what is not

Las Vegas Vacation Musts

Overview

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See all the free shows, such as the Bellagio Fountains. (Make sure that you get there early, or you may not get the view you want.) If the wind gets too strong or if it starts to rain, the show will not run. Also, eat at the buffets. Even though it may sound cheap, hotels like the Bellagio have made it into a four-star experience. I stayed on the Strip at the Luxor for half the time and at the Courtyard Marriott for the other half. When it comes to shows, do not be afraid to enjoy the expensive ones (if you can afford it). I saw "O" by Cirque du Soleil, but if this does not appeal to you, try Ka or Mystere, both by Cirque du Soleil, and Mamma Mia, a musical that uses the songs of ...Read More

Bellagio Buffet

Restaurant

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It had every type of food possible and a great staff. There is a great atmosphere, and you can get salads, crab legs, and other great food choices. Eat here for dinner, not lunch. For lunch, go to the buffet in Luxor, which is great.

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on August 1, 2005

Bellagio Buffet
3600 Las Vegas Blvd S
Las Vegas, Nevada 89109
(702) 650-9459

Manhattan Express Roller Coaster

Attraction | "Manhattan Express Ride at NY, NY"

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It gives you a nice view of the Strip as it flings you from the casino, out of the hotel, and back again. It's lots of fun.

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on August 1, 2005

Manhattan Express Roller Coaster
3790 S. Las Vegas Boulvard
Las Vegas, Nevada 89109
(702) 740-6969

"O" by Cirque Du Soleil

Attraction | "Cirque du Soleil's "O""

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They serve you flawless entertainment with spectacular acts of strength, along with a stage that can amazingly change into a pool at any given moment. Filled with beautiful music, make-up, and costumes, this is a show to remember.

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on August 1, 2005

"O" by Cirque Du Soleil
Bellagio Casino, 3600 Las Vegas Boulevard South
Las Vegas, Nevada 89109
(888) 987-3456