Viva Las Vegas for lucky Aucklander!

One Aucklander couldn’t believe her luck today as she jetted off to dazzling Las Vegas, courtesy of The Loop Duty Free at Auckland International Airport. Alex Cragg was the winner of The Loop Duty Free’s Viva Las Vegas promotion, which was open to all customers who spent over $100 in store. The grand prize included […]

Speedvegas opens to the public

SPEEDVEGAS is the new, award-winning 100-acre motorsports complex. Guests at SPEEDVEGAS experience the world’s most sought-after muscle cars and exotic supercars from Porsche, Ferrari, Lamborghini, Audi, Corvette and more. The $30 million SPEEDVEGAS experience features an impressive 1.5 mile (2.4 km) Formula One-inspired racetrack comparable to top circuits in the world and includes 12 sweeping […]

6 Essentials for a trip to Vegas

Decided to head to Las Vegas? You’re in good company. Millions of people all over the world visit Vegas every year, to enjoy the party atmosphere that s different from anywhere else. However, it can be a daunting place when you are a first time visitor – not to mention expensive. We’re going to take […]

Maggie’s Vegas Tips

Right now it’s such a good time to travel to Las Vegas because the NZ dollar is so strong and in the past few years there has been an incredible amount of development which means that room prices are at really competitive prices. Maggie Hunt has some tips on Vegas: At night Vegas is truly […]

Maggie’s Vegas Shopping Tips

Vegas is shopping heaven. From bargains to bling, the resort has it all. As a general observation clothes and electronics are considerably cheaper in the US. Factory Outlets are amazing in Vegas and there are three huge outlets within 30 minutes of the Strip (Fashion Outlets of Las Vegas, Premium Outlets of Las Vegas and […]

Maggie’s Vegas Entertainment Tips

Maggie Hunt has some tips on Vegas entertainment: Vegas is the Entertainment Capital of the world. From Showgirls to Santana to Broadway performances and Cirque Du Soleil there is something for everyone and all budgets. On top of the permanent shows a myriad of artists make Vegas a priority stop on their world tours. Think […]

USA – land of contrasts

While one Editor @ Large has been assessing the skiing in Colorado and experiencing white out conditions that enforced a little apres ski fun, the other has discovered the excesses of Las Vegas. What we’re all wondering back at the office is whether the apres ski resulted in the white out or vice versa; and […]