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A Sweet Time in Three Suites (my first trip report in NINE years)

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  1. CaptainJack

    CaptainJack Low-Roller

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    My Trip Report

    The Skinny

    Here’s where you can decide if this trip report is worth your time, I’ll write about each of these:
    - Flew from PHL
    - Limo to/from the airport
    - Stayed 3 nights in a NYNY Ziggurat Suite (RFB)
    - Booked 3 nights in a Palms Grand Suite
    - Stayed 2 nights in an Aria Corner Suite (RFL)
    - Fine dining: Gallaghers (NYNY), Il Fornaio (NYNY), Simon (Palms), American Fish (Aria)
    - Casual dining: America (NYNY), Buffet (Aria), Terrace Pointe Café (Wynn)
    - Shows: Zumanity (NYNY), Phantom (Venetian)
    - About $15k in W2-G’s
    - Wedding at the top of the Stratosphere


    Background

    This was my 27th trip to Vegas since 1999. I stopped doing trip reports about 9 yrs ago since it seemed like trip reports were a dime a dozen and quite frankly, not much changed trip to trip. However, I felt compelled to make this trip report because my experiences did not exactly mirror what others had written about the same properties. I figured it was time I waxed poetic again about my favorite home away from home. I was making this trip with my girlfriend (GF), it would be her second visit to LV. The occasion was a much-needed getaway for us and a couple friends…but about a month prior to the trip, our friends informed us they would be getting married while in Vegas and that they had invited about 25 additional people!

    Planning

    After the plans for the weekend got a bit turned upside-down by the sudden nuptial plans. I actually found planning for the weekend to be far easier. No longer was I planning to be the tour guide for us and the other couple. Instead, we were free to do our own thing and the other couple would be spending most of their time entertaining their guests who were flying in from all corners of the country. In the end, 16 additional people came along. The bride-to-be did an excellent job of planning her wedding on short notice and I’ll discuss the ceremony and reception later. I took advantage of a mailed offer for a suite, RFB, and freeplay at NYNY. I was able to talk to my host into putting me into a Ziggurat Suite since it was a unique room type that I hadn’t yet experienced. The other couple originally planned to stay at the NYNY with us, but since the wedding reception would be at Palms, it made better sense for them to stay there. As a wedding gift, I set them up with a comped Grand Suite in the Fantasy Tower at Palms. Lastly, I contacted my new host at Aria and arranged to follow-up my stay at NYNY with a two night stay at Aria in a Corner Suite with RFL status. As you probably know, you can’t book MGM offers back to back, however you can get a host to set you up adjacent to another reservation, it just can’t be connected to an offer.

    Flight/Limo

    Flight from PHL was smooth and on-time via US Airways. No complaints there. I don’t especially enjoy air travel, but a nice tailwind got us to LAS in 4:20, which is well ahead of schedule. Upon descending into baggage claim I was met with the ego boosting sight of a tuxedo’d man holding a placard with my name on it. I give MGM/Mirage credit, I’ve never had a problem with limo transportation. They are always waiting and eager to help with my bags. The driver waited with me for the luggage to appear and even volunteered to wheel my GF’s large bright pink suitcase down to Ground Zero (I know they’ve changed the name to Zero Level…but I choose to use the old name because if we don’t, the terrorists have won). We were off to NYNY and the driver called ahead and had the Bellhop waiting.

    Hotel #1 & #2 : NYNY and Palms Rooms

    For those of you who aren’t familiar with the Ziggurat Suites, they are located on the first 24 floors of the center tower of NYNY. They can be spotted from the front of the building by their distinctive green zig-zag glass windows. That green tint makes the room have an odd green glow in the daytime, but it also makes it not as bright in the morning, which is nice. As with other MGM/Mirage properties, this room is in dire need of a renovation. It was last decorated in 1999 when the property opened, and hasn’t been re-done since. I knew this coming in, and was OK with it. There is a nice living room area with a circular sectional couch, a dining room area with mini-fridge and storage space. There was no mini-bar, which was disappointing. However, my host had stocked the mini-fridge with soft-drinks and water and sent up a gift basket of snacks.

    The bedroom is a nice size and has a large Jacuzzi tub tucked behind the bed. The bathroom had a dressing table, two sink vanity, and a small shower/toilet room. Remember, floor to ceiling windows zig-zag their way across both the living room and bedroom areas, so the floorplan is a bit odd as far as suites go. One thing I liked is the privacy of having no adjacent guest rooms due to the layout. Makes for a serene suite if desired.

    Over at Palms, my host set me up in a Grand Suite in the Fantasy Tower. I’m not a fan of staying off-strip, so gifting this over to my friends was not a sacrifice. I gave Palms some rated play in return, but won’t feel bad if my offers decrease here. The suite was nice with a long hallway which led to living room area with bar. The 14 ft. ceilings made the room feel larger. The bedroom was connected via a door and featured plenty of space. The bathroom was connected via a sliding door and featured a very large soaking tub, dual sink vanity and a shower large enough for 3. They were very impressed with the room and thanked me profusely, but to be honest, I was under-whelmed by the accommodations. Palms is nice, but has too much of a locals feel. The $1000 in freeplay the host had given me was definitely worth my time…but it took two days to get it applied to my card as it had to be cleared by multiple people before it could get done.

    Show #1 - Zumanity

    My friends wanted to thank me for setting them up with the suite at Palms and decided to take my GF and I to see Zumanity. I had previously seen Mystere, Love, O, and Ka. So I guess it was time I got to see Zumanity. It was definitely like no Cirque show I had ever seen and we thoroughly enjoyed it. The use of audience plants is pretty common in Cirque shows, so I wasn’t too shocked by the audience participation. The show seemed similar to Peep Show to me…maybe it was the nudity, maybe the eroticism, but it felt like a more artistic version of Peep Show.

    Gambling #1 - A Nice Start

    So as you’ve probably guessed by now, I do quite a bit of gambling. I try very hard to get the maximum comps while playing against the minimum house edge. The pursuit continues to get harder as casinos have worked harder to better quantify their theoretical advantage over players and comp them accordingly. Back in the day, a video poker player was viewed as a slot junkie and comps flowed freely. Now, it’s not just the pay table return percentage you need to pay attention to, but also the theoretical loss rate certain machines have. Sometimes playing a machine returning a 98.1% paytable is better than playing a machine that returns 99.54%.

    Anyway, after a long day of air travel, checking into multiple properties, a nice comped meal and a show, I decided to finally settle into a machine and play some VP. I was playing 5-line $1 VP to start and within my first 30 hands…no more than 5 minutes in…I held AQ of hearts and the royal filled in on the 2nd line. It was a very nice start! In fact, I had a pretty sustained streak of always starting trips with sizable losses. Call me jaded, but the $4k win didn’t thrill me too much because I knew with approximately $250k in wagering ahead of me this week…that didn’t guarantee I’d be ahead at the end of the trip.

    I gave the machines another $20k or so of action that night and then tooled around on some penny slots with my GF for a bit. For those interested, I’ll cover penny slot experiences later in the report. NYNY casino is very loud at night due to Rok Vegas and the Center Bar each pumping out very loud music. They’d do well to turn it down slightly as I noticed a lot of people having trouble keeping up with the games they were playing due to the loud music.

    Dining #1 - Il Fornaio, Gallaghers, Nine Fine Irishmen

    I was RFB at NYNY, as such we had dinner there the three nights we were staying there. I’m going to list dinner prices just for reference. In terms of casinos to be RFB in, NYNY offers a decent selection. First up, was Il Fornaio. We had very good, but not great, service. The food was of a good quality and overall the experience was nice. I had a ravioli dish in a basil crème sauce with pine nuts. It was unique enough to be enjoyable and memorable. Our bill came to $150 for 4, which is reasonable.

    The second night, we had dinner at Gallaghers. I had been looking forward to this meal as I enjoy comparing casino steakhouses. Since all serve steak, it is easy to compare and contrast. The reigning champion is Bobby Flay Steaks at Borgata in Atlantic City. Gallaghers made a strong challenge to the title though. Service was very good. I ordered their signature NY sirloin while my GF had the filet mignon. We started with a shrimp cocktail. The food arrived promptly, and the food was definitely plentiful. The salad was practically an entire head of lettuce. My steak was done perfectly, while my GF’s filet mignon was a bit overdone, but that was because she asked for medium well, fearing that medium would be too pink for her liking. Dinner for two came to $140, which is in-line with a steakhouse of this caliber. We didn’t save room for dessert unfortunately. In the end, Bobby Flay Steaks is still the top of my list.

    On the third night, we met up with some local friends at Nine Fine Irishmen. I had a relatively bland horseradish encrusted halibut. However, the mustard mashed potatoes were excellent. Some good beers were had by all and the drunken onion rings shouldn’t be missed. Service was so-so here. Dinner for four came to $120, which again is reasonable. Nine Fine Irishmen probably won’t be on my list next time I stay at NYNY.

    The Wedding

    Wedding festivities began Friday night with an impromptu bachelorette party at the Palms Ghost Bar. My host had set us up with VIP seating and bottle service. I was the only guy present, which I guess how it turned into a bachelorette party. I didn’t last long at the party as the time change and long day was hitting me despite the vodka red bulls. The next evening, another pre-wedding bachelorette party broke out at the Palazzo in the Laguna bar in the casino. I didn’t want Palazzo to know I was visiting this weekend, so I didn’t have any hookups there. However, a good time was had by all. Plans to adjourn to XS at Encore eventually fell through since the prospect of a long line fizzled things.

    The wedding was Sunday morning at the Chapel in the Clouds at the Stratosphere. The chapel is on the 103rd floor and Stratosphere uses the Top of the World entrance to shuttle the wedding party and guests up to the chapel area. I was impressed by how efficient Stratosphere handled everything. The ceremony was short and sweet and then the wedding photographer took as many pictures as we wanted and was very tolerant of guests with their own cameras.

    After the wedding, they took us up to the 108th floor where we got to experience the observation deck as well as have more pictures outside. The bride and groom decided to ride Insanity in full wedding garb for the photo opportunity. It’s the 4th time I’ve been to the top of the Stratosphere and have enjoyed it each time. I’m amazed at how much more populated the valley is from when I first went up there 11 yrs ago.

    The wedding reception was at Simon’s Restaurant in Palms Place. Again, good planning by the bride as the reception was nice and simple but very well done. The food was very good as they had arranged for family-style dining among various options. The highlight of the reception was the junk food dessert tray. Kerry Simon creates replicas of infamous junk food treats like Sno-Balls, Hostess Cupcakes, Rice Krispie Treats, etc. It’s all tied together with absolutely huge bowls of cotton candy. During the reception, a hailstorm rolled through Vegas and the bride decided she wanted pictures in a hailstorm…go figure. I’ve heard rain on your wedding day is good luck…what’s hail on your wedding day? In Vegas no less?

    Gambling #2 - Am I Being Punk’d?

    As a VP player, I know that losing sessions will far out number winning sessions. I’ve weathered losing streaks that have lasted months and months and have cost over $100k. This trip was one of those rare experiences when the card I needed popped up at the time I needed it. I did not go to bed with less money than when I had woken up on any of the 6 days of my trip. Day 1 started with that beautiful royal flush. On Day 2, I targeted giving NYNY about 30k coin-in. I was playing 5-line $1 but eventually grew bored and changed over to $5 single line 8/5 Bonus. After an up and down session and nearing my targeted coin-in mark, I held two aces and two more filled in for Four Aces and $2000.

    Day 3 was the day of the wedding, so my playing time was decreased. I did manage to give NYNY another $50k of play and finished ahead a solid $1200 with no taxable jackpots. I also mixed in some blackjack play. Mainly double-deck with an average bet of $150/hand. Conditions were good, although I never play too long. I won every BJ session this trip…although my cumulative BJ win for the trip was less than $2k. I still enjoy blackjack more than video poker…probably because I only play it when I’m in Vegas. I enjoy a nice uncrowded table with a fast dealer. Most players looking to maximize comps and entertainment look for the direct opposite.

    One black cloud on the trip was the performance of penny slots. My GF likes to play penny slots, with her favorites being Wizard of Oz, HotShot, Star Trek, and Price is Right. I think WoZ has become TOO popular. These machines are almost always occupied and I suspect the popularity has lent the casino operators to lower the payback percentage on them. In trips past, bonuses and the occasional Glenda visit were fairly common. On this trip, we got ONE Flying Monkey Bonus and two visits from Glenda on 8 different sessions. We probably lost about $800 on WoZ alone. HotShot wasn’t much better…we had one winning session, and lost on the other 5-6 sessions we played. I tend to like TimeWarp because it is a more manly version of WoZ. Coincidentally, TimeWarp machines are not as popular of WoZ and maybe not so coincidentally, paid out better. I made a few hundred from TimeWarp. I had given my GF about $1000 to play with this trip and heading into Day 4, I got the suspicion she was running low.


    Hotel #3 : Aria

    After all I read and heard about Aria, my expectations were pretty low. I knew it would be nice…but I was braced for dark, cold, impersonal, poor cell phone reception, confusing, technical glitches, etc. What I found was almost directly opposite. Check-in was a breeze at the invited guests line. I was booked in a Corner Suite with RFL status. The clerk explained the limitations of RFL clearly so I wouldn’t be confused…even though I knew coming in. Essentially, RFL includes all casual dining as well as room service and mini-bar up to a limit of $200 per day. Any additional charges from fine dining are placed on your bill. I didn’t worry too much about this as I figured my play would get them removed as well.

    We went up to our room and we were instantly impressed. Now a Corner Suite is not for those who don’t like walking. They are at the very end of the hall. It’s quite a walk, but worth it. The suite started with a foyer and guest bathroom. The quality of the fixtures in the guest bathroom was high. Glass sink, great lighted vanity mirror. The living room area of the suite featured a couch, chair and ottoman, a desk, a bar top and true to the name, a corner view. Windows were on two sides of the room and due to the design of the building, they meet together without a supporting corner beam. This gives you a great panoramic view. There is a support column in the room that serves as the support for the flat screen TV. Looked to be about 48†set.

    The bedroom was a decent size. One whole wall of that room is floor to ceiling windows. The bed is hands down the most comfortable bed I’ve ever slept in. I literally felt like you were sleeping on a cloud. The bedroom had another 48†flat screen TV. The much talked about room control system was on the night stand. I made sure to claim that side of the bed so I’d have instant access to everything. I guess it’s a guy thing, but nothing tickled me more than to be able to open the curtains in the living room from bed…or to check the weather…or to turn on the privacy sign…or to turn on or off all the lights….all from the most comfortable bed in the world. I’m pretty sure if the Desert Inn had this back in the day, Howard Hughes would have never left his room…oh wait, nevermind.

    Additionally, my cell phone (AT&T) had 5 bars everywhere in the property. My GF’s cell (T-Mobile) also had 5 bars. My cellular modem for my laptop (Verizon) also had 5 bars. It appears Aria has resolved its cell phone reception issues.

    One thing worth mentioning is the quality of service we received at Aria. All employees were very friendly. One night we happened upon the Skybox bar located outside of the sportsbook. We sat down intending to play some VP for drink comps. They have 9/5 Jacks at this bar, which is very fair for a bartop VP. The lowest denom is $1 and since my GF is not a strong VP player, she’s usually not comfortable playing 5-coin. The bartender came over and took our order. He noticed that she was only playing 1-coin, and said they normally require 5-coin, but he also noticed I was playing $2 denom and max-coin and said he’d comp both drinks. That’s the sort of forward thinking that you normally don’t find. Furthermore, he served us follow up drinks before we even had to ask.

    The next night, we decided to stop by and visit Tony again. Not only did he wave to us as we approached but he started to make the same drinks we had the previous night before we even sat down. We tipped Tony well and it is that kind of service that makes you want to return to a place.

    Gambling #3 - More W2-G’s

    We decided to wander our way up the strip from Aria to TI so that I could pick up some freeplay they sent me that didn’t require a stay. We stopped in Bellagio and the beat down on penny slots continued. My GF kept saying that she should play Wheel of Fortune slots as she’s had good luck there in the past. I decided to spot her $100 and sit her down at a $1 WoF at Bellagio. A couple spins in and she was spinning the big wheel. She hit for $400. She graciously gave me half her winnings and with some wind back in her sails we moved northward. We stopped for a few drinks along the way and eventually we ended up at TI.

    Given their reduced comp rate for any and all decent VP, I have no plans of staying with TI since their change of ownership. They were giving me $700 freeplay, so I accepted it and went into the high limit area to play some 3-line $2 9/6 Jacks. Just after I finished wagering the $700 through I was playing a couple extra hands to get to a round number and held AJT of spades…bam! Up pops the KQ spades on the bottom line. $8,000. Thanks TI…sorry you probably won’t get the chance to win this back from me.

    To celebrate, we crossed over to Venetian and bought two good seats to Phantom. I’ve never seen the Vegas version of the show, even though Venetian has offered to send me before. I wasn’t targeting Venetian for comps on this trip, so no rated play there. We made our way back to Aria and decided we had time before dinner for a little gambling. I went off to play VP while my GF was left on her own. I had hoped she’d low-roll it on penny slots, but I also knew that with her recent win she’d probably take a shot at Megabucks. Turns out, she decided to go for another shot at $1 WoF. Within 5 minutes, I got a buzz on my phone…she said I needed to come see her. I cashed out, and stood up only to spot her just 15 feet away taking a picture of her machine with her phone. Turns out she got a spin of the wheel almost immediately and it landed on the top prize, $2000! This was her first W2-G…and quite honestly I think she was mostly in shock. She told me afterwards that she was down to her last $50 of gambling bankroll for the trip before the two big hits on WoF that day.

    Dining #2 - American Fish, Aria Buffet

    We had planned reservations at American Fish, Michael Mina’s new restaurant at Aria. Technically this isn’t covered by RFL status, but I was fairly confident it would be picked up by the time we checked out. We’re big fans of Michael Mina and looked forward to this meal. American Fish doesn’t feel as refined as some of his other offerings. Service was excellent however. I had the Striped Bass off of the salt water poached menu, while my GF had the Mustard Black Cod off of the wood fired menu. We also ordered a side of the Horseradish Whipped Potatoes. My GF ordered a Caesar Salad to start and was a little put off by the whole anchovies in the salad (heads and all). I fared better with the Lobster Roll.

    My only complaint was when it came to ordering wine with dinner, we hadn’t had a chance to look over the wine list. My GF expressed a desire for a Chardonnay and the waiter steered her into a specialty wine which we later learned was $26/glass. Of course, in the end, that wasn’t a problem since the meal was being comped, but for the average diner, nobody expects to spend $26 when they ask for a glass of Chardonnay. Dinner came to $200 and was very good. Although we prefer Seablue for future trips.

    On our last morning, we ate a late breakfast at the Aria Buffet. This allowed us to sample both breakfast and lunch. It was a very good selection for both meals. I was impressed by the selection of fruit and muffins at breakfast and the desserts at lunch. The chocolate dipped strawberries were the size of my fist!

    Show #2 - Phantom

    As I mentioned we bought tickets to see Phantom at Venetian. The show started a bit oddly. As we walked into the theater to find our seats there was a commotion in the balcony. Apparently a homeless man had found his way into the theater sometime earlier and was taking up residence in the balcony. He was being forcibly removed by security, but not before causing a huge commotion. Given the way the theater is a part of the show in Phantom, I wasn’t sure this wasn’t part of the pre-show. However, given the F-bombs, N-bombs, and C-sucking bombs he was throwing out…it was clear he wasn’t with the show.

    The show itself was great. It was nice to see a traditional show for a change. We tend to always see Cirque shows and specialty acts while in Vegas, seeing a traditional stage show was a nice change of pace.

    Closing Thoughts

    After the show, on our final night of the trip, we decided to walk through Wynn and have another drink. Wynn was also not targeted as a comp play for me this trip, but since I was already ahead by a nice amount, I decided to give them some rated $5 VP play. After about an hour and almost $20k in coin-in. I decided to bump up to $10 VP to finish off my play. After a few hands I was dealt four queens for an automatic $1250 handpay. It was my fourth W2-G of the trip. In total, $15,250 in W2-G’s on the trip…and in the end, I ended up coming home ahead slightly more than that. It was an insane amount of luck as usually the big jackpots just get me back to even.

    My host at Aria wiped out the charges from American Fish and arranged a limo for us back to the airport. Flight home was smooth and on-time.

    The NYNY Ziggurat Suite was nice, but very dated. The casino at NYNY is too loud at night for serious gamblers like myself. The Palms Grand Suite was nice, but Palms is too “locals†in the daytime, and too cracked out at night.

    We really enjoyed our time at Aria. The Corner Suite is a great room if you don’t mind the long walk to the elevators. The dining and drinking options at Aria are plentiful and the VP selection is not bad. I went into Aria thinking I wouldn’t like it, however in the end I think I will make it my new home in Vegas.

    Crowds were not as thin as most people seem to indicate, or maybe now that we’re more than a year into the recession I’m just used to the slightly less crowded Vegas. The difference from tourist crowd to conventioneer crowd on Monday was very apparent. I think Vegas is starting to turn the corner…even if I didn’t help contribute to it this trip.
     
  2. JulieM

    JulieM Low-Roller

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    Thanks for the great TR....:beer:
     
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    Nicely done! Thanks.
     
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    Congrats to you and your GF....it's always nice to come home a winner!:eek:
     
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    Nice report, and congrats on the win. Clue me in..... what does "too cracked out at night" mean?
     
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    S'AllGoodMan High-Roller

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    Great report! We're going to give Aria a try.

    Beth
     
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    really great report, enjoyed it immensely. sounds like you play a very similar gambling style to me, making it even more fun to read. nice $2 royal hit, but I'll be like me you are wondering why that never happens on thr $5 or $10 machines!

    I hope you keep writing these reports...very entertaining!:beer:
     
  8. CaptainJack

    CaptainJack Low-Roller

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    Thanks BJ, appreciate the compliments coming from the man who has practically redesigned the internet trip report. I was there the same time you were and I have to admit I glanced around looking for you a few times.


    MarkY: the crowd at Palms at night on a weekend is almost a 100% party crowd. They're either waiting to get into the nightclubs or treating the casino floor like a nightclub. It's not a bad scene exactly...just not my scene.
     
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    BeeeJay President of The Red Lobster Hostess Satisfaction

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    Thanks, yeah that was a solo trip so I was getting pretty lonely with just Jose, Jack, and Jim keeping me company all weekend! Too bad I didn't run into you.

    I thought Gallaghers was excellent but probably wouldn't choose it for a paid trip. I really liked NYNY a lot when they first set up that new high limit room, but now whenever I go in there I am the only person and I never could catch a decent rating there for some reason.
     
  10. ez369

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    enjoyed the read, thanks for posting your trip report!!
     
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    Well, I hope it isn't 9 years before your next report,
    because I loved this one!
     
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    Really enjoyed the read. I'm a $1 slotter on many of the same machine your GF played, it was nice to read that she too won some Vegas $$.

    Thanks for sharing.
     
  13. Liondownnow

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    You really need to TR everytime. You are doing things many of us would only dream to do and you are playing at stakes that many of us will never be able to play. I think that adds a lot to our reader excitement (at least in my case). Thanks again and congratulations!! It's nice to see a high roller that still acts like a nice everyday guy.
     
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    Please keep posting your trip reports. With two small children at home, my number of yearly trips has dwindled to the point where I'm lucky to get out to Vegas more than once a year. The TR's is sort of my support group to get me through until my next trip, which as of today, is not for 64 more days.
     
  15. Chuck2009x

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    Great job. The more TRs the better...
     
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    I enjoyed your report as well.....fun to see how the others gamble. :wink

    'specially since I tend to hang on the frugal board! Thanks!

    Cin
     
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    Thanks for the great TR Congrats on the wins!!
     
  18. Rick1323

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    Loved the report. Just my style plenty of gambling and eating! I have to give Aria a fair chance at the end of this month. I was prepared to bypass it, but I will give them some play based on your experiences.
     
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    michigander Tourist

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    Fantastic trip report!

    Thanks for taking the time to write it.

    The only thing that would make it better would be pictures or video. Please work on that.
    :peace:
     
  20. Blondie76

    Blondie76 Low-Roller

    Joined:
    Sep 19, 2008
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    Location:
    Midwest
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    Loved your TR. I too hope you write more in the future and don't wait 9 years again. :) Nice to hear Aria is ironing out all the kinks too. And lol to even having a fraction of your good luck! Nice wins. Big congrats. :)
     
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