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Chicken Connection (Las Vegas – Fashion Show Mall)

The Chicken Connection is another food stall in the Fashion Show Mall where you can grab a quick bite after some serious shopping. Read the rest of this entry

Great Wraps (Las Vegas – Fashion Show Mall)

The Fashion Show Mall located on The Strip can be either a daunting shopping experience or a shopper’s delight.  It’s slightly larger than Metropolis at Metrotown in Burnaby in terms of square footage but doesn’t have as many shops.  Read the rest of this entry

Vosges Haut-Chocolat (Las Vegas – Caesars Palace)

It’s no secret that if you’re a chocoholic in Vegas, there are plenty of spots where you can satisfy your sweet tooth.  Caesars Palace has a chocolate shop that first introduced me to the wonders of chocolate covered bacon… Vosges. Read the rest of this entry

Cheesecake Factory (Las Vegas – Caesars Palace)

You might be wondering how we could possibly eat anything else after the huge meal we had earlier at the Bacchanal Buffet but the Cheesecake Factory was one of the spots we wanted to try and they open late.  Located at one end of the Forum Shops mall in Caesars Palace, the menu is quite extensive. Read the rest of this entry

Bacchanal Buffet (Las Vegas – Caesars Palace)

A visit to Las Vegas wouldn’t be complete without trying out one of the buffets.  Don’t let the pricetag dissuade you, compared to many of the high-end restaurants on The Strip, casino buffets tend to be a bargain… especially when you consider what you get for your buck.

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Max Brenner – Chocolate by the Bald Man (Las Vegas – Caesars Palace)

Max Brenner – Chocolate by the Bald Man is located in the Forum Shops in Caesars Palace (they also have a few locations scattered worldwide.  For Max Brenner, chocolate isn’t just about a sweet treat… it’s about immersing yourself into a new way of thinking… one where chocolate is just as important to life as air and water and is just as much about the emotions it invokes as it is about how good it tastes.  I’m sure for some of you, that’s not much of a stretch.

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Earl of Sandwich (Las Vegas – Planet Hollywood)

As the saying goes… Vegas never sleeps.  There’s a reason why you won’t find a clock or a window in a casino – they want you to forget about time and spend all of your hard-earned cash.

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Red 8 (Las Vegas – Wynn)

December in Vegas has a couple of benefits… one of which is that it’s not 40°+ outside while you’re walking on The Strip.  While I remembered that walking The Strip was an arduous trek, I had forgotten just how long a walk it is from one end to the other.

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Julian Serrano (Las Vegas – Aria)

It’s Vegas Baby!  It seems like ages since the last time we visited Las Vegas so we jumped at the chance to come here in early December (especially since the Mayan calendar predicted the end of the world on Dec 21, 2012).  This is the first in a string of posts based in Sin City – mainly to help me remember where we ate and to plan for our next visit 🙂

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Serendipity 3 – Las Vegas

What do you do when you’re down in Vegas and too hot and pooped from walking down the strip?

Stop by Serendipity 3 (located outside of Caesar’s Palace) of course! Read the rest of this entry