Travel & Outdoors

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Top Spots To View Wildlife Near Las Vegas

There are ample opportunities to walk on the wild side in Las Vegas, and not all of them involve a stroll along the Strip! In Las Vegas and Henderson, you can also find bird and animal sanctuaries, trails, preserves, wetland parks and even a lion habitat where you can actually get up close and personal with some of the most amazing creatures in the wild. All these opportunities exist right within the greater Las Vegas area, so there is no excuse to avoid being one with nature.

07/04/2015

LAKE MEAD NRA, NV - MAY 13:  Low water levels are visible at Lake Mead on May 13, 2015 in Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Nevada. As severe drought grips parts of the Western United States, Lake Mead, which was once the largest reservoir in the nation, has seen its surface elevation drop below 1,080 feet above sea level, its lowest level since the construction of the Hoover Dam in the 1930s.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Top Day Trips From Las Vegas

Las Vegas is a destination spot, no doubt. But if you’re a local and need a break away from the Strip and surrounding areas, here are some great day trips to consider.

06/20/2015

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Top Spots For Horseback Riding In Las Vegas

Las Vegas is the home of some amazing horseback riding facilities and tours.

06/06/2015

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Top Lake House Getaways Near Las Vegas

When people think of Las Vegas, they may envision The Strip, over-the-top attractions, and flashing lights, but there are actually lovely secluded areas with beautiful landscapes, lakes, mountains and, of course, the desert.

05/23/2015

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Top Spots To Go Fishing Near Las Vegas

From local parks to nearby fishing charters, here’s a look at an angler’s best bet to catching a fish near Las Vegas.

04/11/2015

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Five Must-Visit Baseball Stadiums In The USA

The history, architecture and the fans are what make going to a baseball game an exciting adventure. All of these factor into what helps some of these stadiums make the must-see lists for all baseball fans.

03/24/2015

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Top National Parks Near Las Vegas

There are many national parks and recreation areas within shouting distance of Sin City with beautiful scenery, stunning rock formations, water and a vast variety of vegetation and wildlife, depending upon elevation.

03/14/2015

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24 Hours In Las Vegas

Las Vegas is a 24/7 city, so it’s going to be a whirlwind visit if you are only here for one day. From sites to see to places to enjoy a treat, you truly can have the time of your life in 24 hours.

02/28/2015

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Top Spring Break 2015 Destinations Near Las Vegas For College Students

College students expect to blow off some steam and party during spring break. Here are a few locations in the area for a close-to-home spring break adventure.

02/14/2015

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Top Luxury Hotels In Las Vegas

A stay in a luxury hotel is more than a presidential bed or huge windows. It is the experience of sleeping on multi-count sheets, stepping outside of the room to indulge in spa treatments, dance the night away or dine at a fine restaurant. Las Vegas offers those choices with these top luxury hotels.

01/31/2015

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