Learn all you need to know about your next Las Vegas getaway! With everything from the best time to travel to airports!
With more than 140 nonstop flights to McCarran International Airport daily, Las Vegas is easily accessible for anyone looking for the ideal getaway. Hotel shuttles, car and limo rentals, taxicabs, buses and the Las Vegas monorail system make traveling around town easy, and free parking is abundant.
With more than 300 days of sunshine year-round, there’s no bad time to visit the Entertainment Capital of the World – but as a rule of thumb, the winter holidays are usually less crowded, while holiday weekends such as Memorial Day and Labor Day are among the busiest times.
Credit or charge cards are widely accepted throughout Las Vegas. The most common are Visa, MasterCard and American Express, while Discover, Diners Club and Carte Blanche are also generally accepted. Some vendors may accept international cards like enRoute, EuroCard and JCB. Cash machines, or ATMs, are available at virtually every hotel.
In Vegas, 15 to 20 percent of the total bill is a good rule of thumb for tipping. A small bet for the dealer is the usual method of tipping at gaming tables. A small tip is also appropriate for keno runners and slot attendants.