This week, the Russian city of Sochi will open its doors to all of the world as the games of the 22nd Winter Olympiad begin. The Russian resort city is the first subtropical city to host the winter games, yet all the buzz has been about security concerns and stray dogs. Lost in all of the bad press lies a jewel of a city just waiting to be discovered. [Read more…]
Las Vegas resorts have gotten bigger and more sophisticated, and the prices have shot up right along with the magnificent skyline. But, don’t despair. Even if you have to pay a little more for a night’s stay, there are still plenty of free things to do and see. Here are five totally free things to do in Las Vegas: [Read more…]Las Vegas is known for its shimmering lights, spirited attractions, and round-the-clock party scene that just won’t quit. And until the last few years, it was also known as a fairly cheap destination to visit, with discount hotel rates and cheap buffets for the frugal-at-heart. But that’s all changed over the last decade. Unfortunately, the days of $2.99 buffets and $39 stays at the finest hotels are long gone.