CNN talks travel – the Hungry Wanderers listen.

Not that I normally put TOO much stock in CNN, although I wholly acknowledge that it is my “goto” news source in my web browsers. Today, however, there was an article about 15 places kids should see before they turn 15. Check it out. http://www.cnn.com/2011/TRAVEL/03/24/15.places.before.15/index.html?hpt=C2 On the list, just to hit the highlights – along with MY (the Husband’s) status. I encourage the Wife to add her two cents. I’m on travel right now, and I don’t honestly know her status on all these… Grand…

March Madness at Triple 7

This weekend, the Husband had some friends in town to celebrate (?) March Madness, so when he got back from Atlanta, we made plans to meet up with them for lunch.  One of them had never been to Las Vegas before and since I’d only ever driven past downtown & Fremont Street, we decided to head up that way for lunch at Main Street Station casino. Microbreweries seem to be few and far between here so we get excited when we get to try one. …

Pop’s Cheesesteaks

The Husband’s boss has been on a mission to find the best cheesesteak in Las Vegas and I recently agreed to go with him for lunch to try out one of the contenders.  After doing a Google search, he found a place called Pop’s up on the north end of town (or so I think… it was north, and in an area of town I’d never been so to me it’s the “north end of town”). (Urbanspoon corrects me to advise it’s on the “west…

Little Buddha

Last week, my friend and I had plans to use up her Groupon at Little Buddha at the Palms and at the last minute we invited another friend along (there’s always room for one more!).  My friend with the Groupon had been before and really enjoyed it so I was looking forward to giving it a shot (plus I do love Groupon!). To start, they each got a martini (I stuck to water) – closest to me was the Forbidden Fruit martini which had Absolut…