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Ten Tips Every First-Time Las Vegas Visitor Should Know

Take lots of photos. Enjoy the people watching. Get the free drinks—and more tips for making the most of your trip to Vegas.

​Congratulations, you’re coming to Vegas! You’re about to indulge in what 41 million visitors to this neon-laden paradise did last year—unforgettable restaurants, fabulous shows, a cornucopia of shopping and attractions that run the gamut from mild to wild, with myriad options for all budgets. We’ve prepared for your visit with a list of tips you need to know to maximize your fun quotient, avoid wait times and unnecessary expenses. Follow this guide and you'll look like a seasoned pro who has been to the city many times, rather than a first-timer straight off the plane. Now, let the adventure begin!

Ten Las Vegas Tips For First-Time Visitors

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