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Jan072013

Crossing the Mojave Desert to Las Vegas

Driving from Monterey, California to Las Vegas requires a 250 mile trek across the western portion of the Mojave Desert. All those travelers on Route 66 during the Dust Bowl era coming west welcomed the end of the Mojave Desert when crossing the Tehachapi Mountains to find the irrigated promised land of orchards and agricultural…

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Aug202011

MGM wants to implode CityCenter Las Vegas Harmon Tower

MGM CityCenter in Las Vegas is the $9 billion dollar casino resort complex with the Aria Resort & Casino, Mandarin Oriental luxury hotel and residences, Vdara – a mixed use hotel and residences, a high-end boutique shopping mall, Veer Towers condominiums, and the Harmon  – a structurally deficient tower that is the most expensive billboard on the Las Vegas…

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Apr282011

The Palazzo Las Vegas Pools

The Palazzo Las Vegas pools offer an entire city block of pools wrapped around two sides of the hotel. I read somewhere there are seven pools. I guess that depends on which ones are counted. The view from my room looked down to the Azure Luxury Pools in the top right. These pools require a premium…

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