Caesars Diamond Celebration Dinner during COVID

Caesars Diamond Celebration Dinner during COVID One of the perks of being a Caesars Diamond elite, even if you get it through a status match, is the $100 annual Diamond Celebration dinner.  Right now there are more limited options of restaurants (all buffets are closed, for example) — those that are open may have limited … Read more

Excalibur Las Vegas Room Review

Excalibur Las Vegas Room Review Excalibur is now the lowest tier property in the Las Vegas portfolio of MGM.  When Excalibur opened in 1990, it was the largest hotel in the world (around 4,000 rooms).  Rooms can often be found under $100. As a disclaimer to this review, I didn’t actually stay at the Excalibur.  … Read more

Las Vegas Reopened Too Soon

Las Vegas Reopened Too Soon This weekend I visited Las Vegas.  The state of Nevada allowed casinos to reopen on June 4th and many did.  The decision was likely made based on economics and not health considerations. I don’t know the figures regarding visitors to the Strip.  I would guess Vegas is around 25% of … Read more

Top 7 Things I Do Each Trip to Las Vegas

Top 7 Things I Do Each Trip to Las Vegas Tomorrow Las Vegas will re-open after two months of closure due to COVID-19.  The last time I was in Vegas was in early March before the coronavirus started shutting things down in the United States.  Vegas is going to look different for some time, but … Read more