Las Vegas, in Nevada’s Mojave Desert, is a resort city famed for its vibrant nightlife, centered around 24-hour casinos and other entertainment options. Its main street and focal point is the Strip, just over 4 miles long. This boulevard is home to themed hotels with elaborate displays such as fountains synchronized to music as well as replicas of an Egyptian pyramid, the Venetian Grand Canal, and the Eiffel Tower.
If you have time to venture out on to the Strip, you won’t be disappointed. Here are a few of the very cool things that Las Vegas has to offer and you don’t want to miss:
The Park – open-air shopping and restaurants located between New York – New York and MGM hotels.
The Fountains of Bellagio – See a spectacular show of thoughtfully interwoven water, music, and light designed to mesmerize its admirers. It is free for visitors to enjoy.
LINQ Promenade – An outdoor shopping district featuring unique shops, restaurants, bars, and entertainment.
The Mirage Volcano – Visit the volcano at the Mirage hotel as it explodes to the soundtrack from The Grateful Dead’s Mickey Hart and Indian tabla sensation Zakir Hussain.
Siegfried and Roy’s Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat- Explore, learn and play in an enchanting world of Bottlenose Dolphins, White Tigers, White Lions, and Leopards. Located at the Mirage Hotel.
The Venetian’s Canals and Gondola Rides- Float beneath bridges, beside cafes, under balconies, and through the vibrant Venetian streetscape as your singing gondolier sweeps you down the Grand Canal. Located inside the Venetian Hotel.
Downtown Container Park – More than 40 repurposed shipping containers just east of Las Vegas Boulevard have been turned into a popular spot for shopping, dining, and nightlife.
If you have time, be sure to see a show while you are in Las Vegas. There are a variety of shows to see that are: Cirque du Soleil, Broadway-style, concerts, comedians and magic shows.
TravCon, the biggest Healthcare Traveler conference in the Nation, will be held at Bally’s Las Vegas located in the center of the world-famous Strip and just minutes from the Las Vegas / McCarran International airport. Bally’s is a classic Vegas hotel with chic décor and modern amenities. You will find plenty of things to do without having to leave the hotel. Bally’s offers a casino, a spa, fitness center, salon, an entertainment venue featuring shows, restaurants, bars, a pool, and shopping. Make sure you come by and meet the team at booth 313 and a chance to win a Louis Vuitton Handbag. (Ask for Adam for a free t-shirt too)