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

Changes to M life due to Corona Virus

Changes to M life due to Corona Virus Las Vegas is currently shut down.  Even once the pandemic starts to get under control, people are going to be reluctant to travel and spend money.  The casinos will reopen (maybe slowly) but it will be a long time before things get back to normal on the … Read more

NoMad Las Vegas Atelier Room Review

NoMad Las Vegas Atelier Room Review The weekend before Thanksgiving is a slow time for Las Vegas.  When I looked at my M life offers, I noticed I had complimentary nights at the new NoMad Las Vegas.  The NoMad is a hotel-within-a-hotel, occupying the top four floors of the Park MGM.  This concept isn’t new … Read more

Luxor Tower Premium Room Review

Luxor Tower Premium Room Review I’ve stayed at the Luxor previously in a Pyramid room and overall was not impressed.  I had a great offer for a Luxor Tower Premium Room over Memorial Day and decided to give it a try.  The rooms are much more modern and recently renovated.  I actually had booked a … Read more