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Plan Your Attack
Get some insider’s knowledge on Las Vegas by hopping on a Big Bus for a narrated tour of the city—there are 20+ stops between the Strip and downtown. Stay on the bus for the length of the tour and note of your must-visit stops before hopping off to plan your attack. www.bigbustours.com/opentopsightseeing.aspx, 702. 685.6578
Along for the Ride
Don’t get caught up in heavy traffic or long parking garage lines when you visit Vegas’ hottest events this month—the Las Vegas Monorail will get you where you want to go in air- conditioned comfort. Tens of thousands of visitors will be in town for what’s being called the fight of the century, Mayweather vs. Pacquiao (May 2) and Rock in Rio (May 8-9 & 15-16); both are conveniently located off Monorail stops at MGM Grand and SLS/Sahara Avenue. Simply park at a mid-Strip property, hop on the Monorail, and you do what you came here for— enjoy the event without any hassle. For more information on the Las Vegas Monorail, visit www.lvmonorail.com or call 702.699.8200