Las Vegas Airports

Photo: December McCarran International Airport consists of 110 aircraft gates at two separate terminal buildings T1 – Terminal 1 and T3 – Terminal 3, each with its own parking garage, ticketing/check-in area, baggage claim, and shopping and dining options. News – Name change in the works as McCarran International to be renamed Harry Reid International. McCarran International/Harry Reid …

Las Vegas’ Pinball Hall of Fame

Photo: Las Vegas Strip As of July 2021, Las Vegas’ Pinball Hall of Fame, has a new location: 4925 Las Vegas Blvd South. Twitter bio:: “We are a pinball machine & vintage arcade game museum in Las Vegas, NV!All machines are playable! Volunteer-run Non-profit. Open daily 11am-9pm” More details on Vital Vegas and Pinside. Google …

Vegas Water Links

Photo: I-11 and Lake Mead What would insiders like others to know about water in Las Vegar? From estuaries to restrictions to weirs, here are some relevant links presented in a somewhat random fashion: Headlines‘We live in a desert. We have to act like it’: Las Vegas faces reality of drought – Oliver Milman/Guardian @olliemilman‘The …

Wetlands Park in Las Vegas

Photo: Clark County Wetlands Park Here is a place I dearly love to take friends – a quiet park on the eastern outskirts of town, heading toward the Colorado River and Lake Mead: Clark County Wetlands Park Wetlands, in the Mojave Desert. Critical flyway. Keep Las Vegas Weir’d! For fans of quiet and urban ecotourism …

Las Vegas Twitter

Photo: Barber Pole Las Vegas – Who to follow on Twitter? For a storied town that receives more than 30 million visitors / year, there are a lot of informative and timely tweets covering everything from road closures to bar openings and sports scores from the local stadiums and arenas. Some faves and recommended follows: …

Las Vegas Strip

Photo: Opening Soon: Resorts World (May 2021) Publisher’s note: Organization on this page is a bit random and suggestions are most welcome as we make needed updates. This page explores what is usually Las Vegas Boulevard’s busiest corridor, the Las Vegas Strip. We are taking a new look at the recently-reopened iconic destination. COVID19 continues. …

Las Vegas Links

Las Vegas Flag What would locals like visitors to know about Las Vegas? Presenting some relevant links in somewhat random fashion: Headlines‘We live in a desert. We have to act like it’: Las Vegas faces reality of drought – Oliver Milman/Guardian @olliemilmanLas Vegas is set to come out of Covid-19 better than ever – CNNLas …

Las Vegas Water Tour

Photo: Cornerstone Look for regular updates. Mojave Desert – Explore the waterways of southern Nevada and the self-defined fabulous city of Las Vegas, aka The Meadows, translated from Spanish. Additional headlines and resources are indexed on the Vegas Water Links and Water pages. One of the most interesting case studies in water conservation, recreation, and …

Public Art in Las Vegas

Photo: Art Motel The following are snapshots of public art and street art in greater Las Vegas, part of our modified, off-the-beaten track approach to the Grand Circle of the Southwest. Downtown Muralsplaycation.vegastayloredphotomemories.comfindmasa.com Embedded Tweets Videos [email protected]@[email protected] DowntownEver-changing street landscape in DTLV. Downtown Murals / Street Arthttps://www.neighborhoods.com/blog/your-guide-to-the-murals-of-downtown-las-vegashttps://www.tayloredphotomemories.com/las-vegas-murals-guidehttp://www.plazahotelcasino.com/blog/dface-unveils-latest-las-vegas-downtown-arthttp://dtlv.com/2017/06/02/erogenous-zone-cultural-corridor – 705 N. Las Vegas Blvdhttps://twitter.com/ronmader/status/843174228564234240http://www.latimes.com/travel/deals/la-tr-las-vegas-murals-20170221-story.html Wayne Littlejohnhttp://www.littlejohnstudio.com/atomic-tumbleweedhttp://wayne-littlejohn.squarespace.comArtist …

Neon Museum

Photo: 2008 Boneyard Las Vegas – The Neon Museum is one of our local faves downtown and one of the world’s best displays of beautiful, memorable and often illuminated signage. Key Linksneonmuseum.orgBuy [email protected] Questions Who is writing and tweeting about the Neon Museum? Google Mapsg.page/NeonMuseum About the museumNeonmuseum.org – The Neon Museum officially “opened” with …