Las Vegas, the “World’s Entertainment Capital” is a glamorous place that features jaw-dropping attractions, fancy hotels, glitzy nightlife, and a lot more. Living to its name, it is home to the world largest casinos and where the rich and the famous hangs out. From family entertainment to adult gambling, everything happens in the city and you will never run out of things to do in the city starting from daybreak to dusk.
Las Vegas is a place for fun. To ensure that your vacation will be as enjoyable as possible, we listed a few essential reminders for first time travelers in Las Vegas.
Be Particular in Your Travel Booking
Do not make your vacation in Las Vegas filled with regret. This is why travel planning is vital for every trip as your travel starts even before you get into the place. Definitely, you want to start your travel right!
One of the biggest mistakes that many travelers do in planning their Vegas trip is booking with the cheapest travel package they find from “somewhere.” Well, a cheap Las Vegas vacation is undeniably good. Who would not want to save few bucks today? However, you have to ensure that while you are considering affordability, you also have to be very particular of your comfort.
There is a huge list of 5 star hotels in Vegas, but there are also substandard rooms that some travel packages offer to their clients. Instead of a good view, what they offer is a view of the air-conditioning system and you would be lucky if it is not loud.
Our point is, do not be conned with travel agencies telling you they’ll prepare an amazing Las Vegas trip for you for a very cheap price. Well, quality comes with a price especially in top travel destinations like Las Vegas. We are not pushing you to get high dollar rooms, but it could be a lot of help to get the best quality the budget allows.
Stick to your Budget
Entertainment and gambling is the life of Vegas. You save money and you really, really need to give yourself a limit. Yes, you have to if you don’t want your trip to end up a major jeopardy. Set a gambling budget and stick to it and you may have a better chance of winning. While those chips look like some toys you play, they are real money that could be all lost in one wrong move.
Before you go gambling make sure that your hotel is paid in advanced. Do not drink too much than you can handle, and don’t feel like eating in fancy cafes and restaurants at all times. There are plenty of affordable restaurants all over, explore, and your pocket will thank you.
And a rule in gambling, “walk away when already ahead!”
Travel in Las Vegas, Yes, Travel!
As what we mentioned earlier, Las Vegas is known to be the entertainment capital of the world. It really is, but there is more to Vegas to explore than the top class hotels, casinos, and clubs. Visit the Hoover Dam and the Red Rock Canyon these places to see in Las Vegas are ultimate escape from the glamour of city life, but the beauty of these attractions will surely be worth the visit.
Las Vegas is located in a desert, and it is a fact and the heat could be unbearable during summer. While you may want to wear the usual summer dresses and show some skin, this could not be a good idea if you will be entering clubs and casinos that keeps the temperature extremely cool.
Bring a light jacket or a sweater especially if you are planning to hop bars during the night, and if you are up to a day window shopping, wear a comfy sneakers to keep you on the go.
Be Particular of Security
We are not asking for this to happen, but there is nothing better than ensuring security at all times. Thieves could roam around so be aware watch your belongings. Normally, thieves work with pairs and while the other distracts you, the other is working on an “anomaly” that will leave you frustrated in the end.
Take time to research for attractions in Las Vegas. Plan your trip ahead enjoy your vacation!