By Bob Sehlinger
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If your waiters seem stuffy or aloof, ask them to grind peppercorns or grate Parmesan cheese on something. This will usually loosen them up. There will be enough utensils on the table to perform a triple bypass. These items are considered expendable; use a different utensil for each dish and surrender it to the waiter along with the empty plate at the end of each course. A frequent challenge in fancy restaurants is deciphering the menu. Asian restaurants love whimsical names such as “Happy Family” (apparently a dish that’s quite content lounging in the wok) and “Delicious Surprise” (from the open-your-mouth-and-close-your-eyes department).
While the Downtown hotels and casinos are generally older and smaller than those on the Strip, a number of large and elegant hotels are located here as well. What mainly differentiates Downtown is the incredible concentration of casinos and hotels in a relatively small area. Along Fremont Street, Downtown’s main thoroughfare, the casinos present a continuous, dazzling galaxy of neon and twinkling lights for more than four city blocks. Known as “Glitter Gulch,” these dozenplus gambling emporiums stand cheek-by-jowl in colorful profusion in an area barely larger than a parking lot at a good-sized shopping mall.
Trips to the Valley of Fire State Park (driving, biking, hiking) are also recommended during the spring and fall. Around Las Vegas there are a number of real museums and museums– tourist attractions. The Discovery Children’s Museum (adjacent to the Smith Center Downtown) is worthwhile, affordable, and a big favorite with kids age 14 and younger. While you are in the neighborhood, try the Natural History Museum almost directly across the street. 5. You can pay someone else to take your kids on excursions.