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Boxofbirds 7/18-7/21 Almost Live Trip Report!!

Discussion in 'Vegas Trip Reports' started by boxofbirds, Jul 17, 2015.

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  1. boxofbirds

    boxofbirds High-Roller

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    My Trip Report

    In about 24 hours the BF and I will be leaving for Vegas and will be staying at the Aria for three nights of drinking, wandering, eating, and gambling… oh, and Mariah Carey. This is my eighth trip to Vegas and third trip this year!

    Loose plans for the trip so far:
    - Eating, drinking, gambling, duh
    - Pool time
    - Mariah Carey on Sunday
    - Meet some fellow VMB'ers, will be wearing my wristband
    - Expanding the chip collection
    - Spend a day downtown
    - Maybe finally exploring some off strip properties like Ellis Island and Hooters, etc
    - Using some ACG coupons and Freeplay at Aria and Tropicana
    - Whatever else Vegas brings our way

    My gambling bank roll is about half of what I usually have, due to some recent expenses, so lots more low-rolling it this time. But I do have some coupons and $185 worth of freeplay around town, so maybe I can turn that into some cash and stretch my bank roll… I have a couple friends who regularly get jackpots at the local casino, so I made sure to rub both of them for good luck….

    As always I will attempt to post here live as often as the tapatalk and wifi allows. Hope you’ll join me!
     
    Trip #12
  2. carolineno

    carolineno High-Roller

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    Will be following along! Always enjoy your reports :)
     
  3. Char1

    Char1 High-Roller

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    Have and Good Luck
    I will be following along.

    Cheers
     
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    tringlomane STP Addicted Beer Snob

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    Good luck!!
     
  5. boxofbirds

    boxofbirds High-Roller

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    Thanks for the well wishes! On our way to the holy land in 1 hour!
     
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  6. WHU66

    WHU66 Low-Roller

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    Good luck box, hope the luck rubbed off as hoped!
     
  7. boxofbirds

    boxofbirds High-Roller

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    Almost!!!
     
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  8. TIMSPEED

    TIMSPEED !địt mẹ!

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    That face is always so creepy!
     
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    mrem3200 High-Roller

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    Good luck!!!!
     
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    Good luck and have fun!
    Pics please.
     
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  11. boxofbirds

    boxofbirds High-Roller

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    Made it! A little bumpy and about 20 minutes late, but not bad! [​IMG]
     
    Trip #12
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    Have Fun & Good luck to you :)
     
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  14. boxofbirds

    boxofbirds High-Roller

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    At the Aria! No upgrade... Got Walgreen party supplies and about to head to the Casino and run through my freeplay.

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    Trip #12
  15. boxofbirds

    boxofbirds High-Roller

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    Haha, yeah a little creepy!
     
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  16. boxofbirds

    boxofbirds High-Roller

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    Turned $85 freeplay into $130 cash on dollar bonus poker thanks to 3 flushes and a straight!

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    Trip #12
  17. boxofbirds

    boxofbirds High-Roller

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    Oops, then I lost it all on Top Dollar, then won it back on double diamond, then lost it all back on boner deluxe super times pay. Took forever to get a multiplier!

    Down $105 for the trip.
     
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  18. boxofbirds

    boxofbirds High-Roller

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    But plus one really strong Kettle rocks. So, you know, that.
     
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    Aces and Eights VIP Whale

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    I'm a Belvedere rocks with a twist person myself. Now combine those straights and flushes together in one hand with a ten-low!
     
  20. boxofbirds

    boxofbirds High-Roller

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    In-room pizza party ...

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