Vegas Baby

I find Vegas to be one of those chameleon places –  it’s never the same; it becomes whatever you want it to be in each visit. Having been there a few times already, and it not being my all time favourite place, I wanted to experience a different kind of Vegas. Something less touristy, finding pleasure in the…

Sambalatte coffee House in Las Vegas

Sambalatte has gained recognition as one of Las Vegas’s favorite coffee restaurant hot spots. Founded in 2010 by Luiz Oliveira, Sambalatte is an upscale caffè and espresso lounge offering exclusive rich brews, delicious casual cuisine, and unique flavors served by highly trained baristas who create an ultimate experience. With an organic touch, comfortable atmosphere and extensive…

Jean Philippe Patisserie in Las Vegas

Jean Philippe Maury is a french pastry chef with the most extravagant pastry shop in Las Vegas. Located in the Bellagio Hotel on the strip, his store is home to the world’s tallest chocolate fountain. The chocolate fountain goes floor-to-ceiling and it’s the first of its kind and is certified by the Guinness Book of…

Burger Bar in Las Vegas

One thing I noticed on this trip to Las Vegas is how much the food culture has changed. The main thing used to be the mile-long buffets, with their king crab legs and all you can eat roast beef. Now, although the buffets still lure diners in, the new trend is celebrity chefs and their…

The Wicked Spoon Buffet in Las Vegas

Through TripAdvisor forum reviewers, my friends and I ventured out to Wicked Spoon at the Cosmopolitan for their brunch buffet last week. Arriving on a Sunday, the line-up to get seated was over half an hour at 1pm. I wasn’t expecting it to be quite that busy, but I guess being toted as one of…