Las Vegas, Nevada

Photo: Skyline Publisher’s note: Viva los slow adventures and responsible, conscious, local travel that doesn’t skip on the eating, drinking, gaming and entertaining fit for one of the world’s most storie/d cities. In terms of this page and links below, as of September 2019,  the coverage of Las Vegas and surrounding environs from Planeta.com merits …

Las Vegas Water Tour

Photo: Photo During 2020 Responsible Travel Week we are strolling and soundwalking our journey to the waterways of Las Vegas. Look for major updates to this page and links mentioned below. One of the most interesting case studies in water use, management, recreation and conservation … presenting headlines and resources for those interested in learning …

Las Vegas News

Poster Living in, visiting, or just paying attention to Las Vegas? There are plenty of sources of current happenings, sports, weather, and other news ranging from dead tree newspapers and weekly to blogs, and podcasts, and TV news. This Planeta.com page is a directory of the explicit purveyors of news. Other pages explore the places …

Vegas Roads

Photo: Thunderstorm Spotlight on roads and highways in Las Vegas Spotlight on Project Neon Nearly two decades in the making, Project Neon is the largest public works project in Nevada history. Project NEON will widen 3.7 miles of Interstate 15 between Sahara Avenue and the “Spaghetti Bowl” interchange in downtown Las Vegas. It’s currently the …

Vintage Las Vegas

Celebrating Vintage Las Vegas Embedded Tweets Empty Paradise. View southeast over the Desert Inn, 1958. pic.twitter.com/WwusR7KtLP — Vintage Las Vegas (@summacorp) December 11, 2019 Many are familiar with the Vegas suites of today. Who out there prefers the vibe of these over a half century ago? pic.twitter.com/bEwwgQg21O — Classic Las Vegas (@classiclasvegas) December 25, 2019 …

Consumer Electronics Show

Logo Las Vegas – The city’s largest convention is the Consumer Electronic Show which takes place each January. 2020 dates: Tuesday, January 7 – Friday, Jan 10. Consumer Electronics Show 2020 Official spin: “CES is the world’s gathering place for all those who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. It has served as the …

Vegas Sports

Photo: Viewing Party Spotlight on sports in Las Vegas Las Vegas Sports Network is home to the area’s largest sports radio group featuring ESPN 1100AM / 100.9FM, 920AM The Game, FOX Sports 98.9FM / 1340AM and ESPN Deportes 1460AM. Official radio broadcast partner for the Vegas Golden Knights, UNLV men’s basketball and football, the Las …

Vegas Golden Knights

Photo Las Vegas – Everything is hyped from the start, but Vegas Golden Knights aka VGK – nhl.com/goldenknights – exceeded everyone’s expectations in its debut year. Now back for season #3. Hashtag: #VegasBorn The team has Home Ice Advantage in the Mojave Desert. Key Links nhl.com/goldenknights @GoldenKnights Also Toshiba Plaza The Park 2019-2020 Rocky Mountain …

Tropicana Avenue (Las Vegas)

Photo: Blue Skies Streets in Vegasland boast the names of classic casinos, some still in operation like the “Tiffany of the Strip” the Trop, aka the world-famous Tropicana Avenue. Join us as we take the slow adventure road trip along the avenue. There are fresh-baked, gluten-full staples and deserts, a wetlands park that leads to …