The creation of an entertainment mecca in the middle of a desert is one of Nevada’s most well-known bits of history. But the birth of Las Vegas isn’t the only landmark worthy of seeing. Travel just a few miles outside the city limits and you’ll find even more rich history to experience. But the very best way to take all of this in is from a bird’s-eye view in the sky.
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The word wedding usually conjures up thoughts of white bridal gowns, large church venues, and penguin tuxedos. These elements are steeped in tradition, handed down through generations. But if you’re a little more on the adventurous side a standard church wedding might not suit your style. Destination weddings have seen an increase in popularity over the years. Here are a few ideas to take your wedding from traditional to adventurous.
Whether it’s your first date, or your 50th, going on a date is meant to be a fun and exciting time. The standard dinner, drinks, or movie outings will never go out of style but sometimes the situation calls for something more unique. Changes in your date-night routine will turn-up-the-volume on any relationship, be it old or new. Score extra creative points with that special someone by trying one of these unique date ideas in Las Vegas.
With many of Kauai’s most awe-inspiring geographical wonders only accessible by air, a helicopter tour is the best way to explore the natural beauty of “The Garden Isle.” Maverick Helicopters is excited to offer breathtaking flights through colorful Waimea Canyon, the remote valleys of the Napali Coast, and over Hanapepe Valley where the famous Jurassic waterfall awaits you.
Valentine’s Day may be in February, but August has been deemed romance month. And what better way to celebrate than by taking your loved one on a romantic helicopter experience? Then, over the bright lights of Las Vegas, or surrounded by the warmth and beauty of the Valley of Fire, you bend the knee and pop the big question!
Maverick Helicopters offers a full range of Vegas wedding proposal packages to accommodate every couple. Here now are a few of the most romantic proposal packages to choose from.
August 1st is Girl Friends Day, not a romantic event, but a time to get together for fun and relaxation. Las Vegas has long been a popular destination for exactly that. So gather up your best girls because you deserve a getaway!
Topics: Las Vegas
Believe it or not, there are those with a fetish for places like airports, hotels, and other anonymous traveler-catering facilities such as convention centers. If you’re not among them, however, the Las Vegas Convention Center at 3150 Paradise Road—in the seeming No Man’s Land behind the Strip’s end and the not-quite-beginning of Downtown--can feel isolating and overwhelming. But fear not; you’re in Vegas, and it’s designed to come to you.
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Images of Hawaii are often featured in magazines and on social media. The island is a popular choice for travelers looking for equal parts adventure and relaxation. Its beautiful landscape features some of the most inspiring natural glory that just has to be captured by lens and posted online. During our Maverick flights, guests have taken some beautiful images on various tours and shared them. Here now are the most Instagram'd spots in Maui and Molokai.
With the sand tickling your toes, a cool tropical drink in hand, and the warm breeze fanning the tempting scent of Kalua pig across the air, you’re ready to enjoy your first luau. This ancient tradition is a staple of any trip to the Hawaiian Islands. As you prepare, it’s important to know what to expect to help you make the most of your experience.
Taking pictures is a key aspect of any vacation. When you have an eye for photography, you tend to be more aware of your surroundings as you continually look for beautiful, awe-inspiring moments. Once you've returned home, photos help you remember the places you went and the people you went with. It can even bring back the emotions you experienced. One great way to encapsulate all three of these benefits is with a #HeliSelfie, boasting a great backdrop. The following is a quick look at a couple of our favorite Grand Canyon and Las Vegas #HeliSelfie photo opportunities:
Topics: Grand Canyon