|Above, yours truly, Max Bettman and Mitch Geriminsky in Las Vegas in November 2018.|
A friend and I were talking about the old days of Las Vegas, Nevada the other day.
The days were were discussing were when it wasn't a crowded mess it is now and when hotels, shows, restaurants and even casinos (with perks of free drinks and cigarettes) were a lot more reasonable. Those were the days when things weren't run by greedy corporations, but by the mob. Oddly, Las Vegas seemed like it was more fun and less expensive under the mob. Even the airport was easier to navigate in back in the old days.
But, bargains can still be had and TheTravel has posted an article on how the find the best Las Vegas vacation package deals.
They begin with:
Going to Vegas? Vegas is a destination that can swallow all the money one has, but it is also possible to do it on a budget. One of the best ways to experience Vegas on a budget is the plan ahead and look for cheap deals (and at the last minute for deals on shows). The good news is that accommodation and attractions in Vegas are competitive and can be booked on a budget.
To read more, go here.