Christmas in the USA is a time to celebrate and enjoy the festive season with family and friends, reflecting on the year that was with hopes of joy for the future. For some, this special season is a time to travel and explore, discovering the many ways Christmas is celebrated around the world. Here we look at the ten best places to spend Christmas in the USA, where the blessings of Christmas can be celebrated and observed.
Las Vegas is all about voyeurism – from the bright city lights to spell-binding and dazzling shows, the countless casinos and entertainment venues are all vying for your attention and your tourist dollar. To succeed on the Sin City strip, venues need to produce something truly unique and spectacular to provoke the senses and invoke the imagination. And there is one production who does just that….and more.
Thrill-seekers in Vegas are flocking to the latest thrill ride. Located just off the Vegas strip at the Rio Hotel and Casino, the Rio Zipline (formally VooDoo Zipline) is a terrifying ride that flies 500 feet above the ground, whisking riders between the two hotel towers at over 30-miles per hour (50-kilometres per hour). And the most terrifying part? There are no armrests, harness or safety bar to be found! This is not a ride for the faint-hearted….
Las Vegas is famous for many things; wild parties, drive-through wedding chapels, cheap buffets and over the top themed casinos. Sin City has also long been the playground of the rich and famous. Now a new form of celebrity fame is emerging up and down the strip – celebrity restaurants. These famous eateries have forged a new tourism market and are the latest trend to hit the famed Vegas strip.
One of the most iconic cities in the world, Las Vegas has earned its stripes for opulence, entertainment and just plain craziness. With its world-famous landmarks, incredible shopping and irresistible dining options, Vegas isn’t just about gambling any more. As they say, what happens in Vegas stays in Vegas, but here are some interesting experiences that you will love to talk about and share.