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NYBanker
(@nybanker)

Vegas, baby!

I'm enroute to Las Vegas. While not as exotic as Dalian or Xi'an, this should be an enjoyable little trip. I've got a suite reserved and a new iPhone which will allow me to capture more images than prior trips.

Wish me some luck and come along for the trip....

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[I">2016: [I">[I">Done: ORD, [I">PUJ, SAN, LAX, LAS, SLC, EGE, DEN, BOS, LHR, NRT, DCA, CLT, PHX [/I">[/I">On deck: ORD, MEM, CLT, YYG, MIA, PBI 2017: SXM[/I">
2015: PEK (x3), PVG (x3), DLC, CTU, NKG, XIY, ICN/GMP (x2), NRT/HND (x2), LAS, SLC, MCO, ORD (x2), GRR (x2), PHL (x2), IAD (x2), LHR, SAN (x2), LAX, MIA (x2), FLL, BOS, FLR, BDA, [I">[I">HKG, SEA, YYG, PBI (x2), SFO (x2), DCA, LAX, SEA, [/I">CDG, JNB, MQP, CPT, DXB[/I">
2014: LAS, SFO (x4), BOS (x3), MKE (x2), LHR, DTW (x2), YYG, CLT, MIA, FLL, PBI, DCA (x2), ORD, MSN, GRR, SEA, CLT, FLL, SNA, LIR [/I">

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Posted : February 8, 2015 8:24 pm
NYBanker
(@nybanker)

First bit of bad luck...photos don't seem to be uploading. I'll try again in a bit!

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[I">2016: [I">[I">Done: ORD, [I">PUJ, SAN, LAX, LAS, SLC, EGE, DEN, BOS, LHR, NRT, DCA, CLT, PHX [/I">[/I">On deck: ORD, MEM, CLT, YYG, MIA, PBI 2017: SXM[/I">
2015: PEK (x3), PVG (x3), DLC, CTU, NKG, XIY, ICN/GMP (x2), NRT/HND (x2), LAS, SLC, MCO, ORD (x2), GRR (x2), PHL (x2), IAD (x2), LHR, SAN (x2), LAX, MIA (x2), FLL, BOS, FLR, BDA, [I">[I">HKG, SEA, YYG, PBI (x2), SFO (x2), DCA, LAX, SEA, [/I">CDG, JNB, MQP, CPT, DXB[/I">
2014: LAS, SFO (x4), BOS (x3), MKE (x2), LHR, DTW (x2), YYG, CLT, MIA, FLL, PBI, DCA (x2), ORD, MSN, GRR, SEA, CLT, FLL, SNA, LIR [/I">

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Posted : February 8, 2015 8:33 pm
NYBanker
(@nybanker)

Second try.


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[I">2016: [I">[I">Done: ORD, [I">PUJ, SAN, LAX, LAS, SLC, EGE, DEN, BOS, LHR, NRT, DCA, CLT, PHX [/I">[/I">On deck: ORD, MEM, CLT, YYG, MIA, PBI 2017: SXM[/I">
2015: PEK (x3), PVG (x3), DLC, CTU, NKG, XIY, ICN/GMP (x2), NRT/HND (x2), LAS, SLC, MCO, ORD (x2), GRR (x2), PHL (x2), IAD (x2), LHR, SAN (x2), LAX, MIA (x2), FLL, BOS, FLR, BDA, [I">[I">HKG, SEA, YYG, PBI (x2), SFO (x2), DCA, LAX, SEA, [/I">CDG, JNB, MQP, CPT, DXB[/I">
2014: LAS, SFO (x4), BOS (x3), MKE (x2), LHR, DTW (x2), YYG, CLT, MIA, FLL, PBI, DCA (x2), ORD, MSN, GRR, SEA, CLT, FLL, SNA, LIR [/I">

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Posted : February 8, 2015 11:50 pm
NYBanker
(@nybanker)

Beer too!

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[I">2016: [I">[I">Done: ORD, [I">PUJ, SAN, LAX, LAS, SLC, EGE, DEN, BOS, LHR, NRT, DCA, CLT, PHX [/I">[/I">On deck: ORD, MEM, CLT, YYG, MIA, PBI 2017: SXM[/I">
2015: PEK (x3), PVG (x3), DLC, CTU, NKG, XIY, ICN/GMP (x2), NRT/HND (x2), LAS, SLC, MCO, ORD (x2), GRR (x2), PHL (x2), IAD (x2), LHR, SAN (x2), LAX, MIA (x2), FLL, BOS, FLR, BDA, [I">[I">HKG, SEA, YYG, PBI (x2), SFO (x2), DCA, LAX, SEA, [/I">CDG, JNB, MQP, CPT, DXB[/I">
2014: LAS, SFO (x4), BOS (x3), MKE (x2), LHR, DTW (x2), YYG, CLT, MIA, FLL, PBI, DCA (x2), ORD, MSN, GRR, SEA, CLT, FLL, SNA, LIR [/I">

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Posted : February 8, 2015 11:55 pm
NYBanker
(@nybanker)

Boarding the connecting flight to LAS. Always a unique crowd on flights to Vegas.

One of my main lawyers is on the plane too. (Going to the same event as I am.) He is in the row in front of me. Did the same "leave a day early" trade as I did. Similar response from his wife it sounds. 🙂

Always good to have your advocate with you. [USER=2445]@tondoleo[/USER]

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[I">2016: [I">[I">Done: ORD, [I">PUJ, SAN, LAX, LAS, SLC, EGE, DEN, BOS, LHR, NRT, DCA, CLT, PHX [/I">[/I">On deck: ORD, MEM, CLT, YYG, MIA, PBI 2017: SXM[/I">
2015: PEK (x3), PVG (x3), DLC, CTU, NKG, XIY, ICN/GMP (x2), NRT/HND (x2), LAS, SLC, MCO, ORD (x2), GRR (x2), PHL (x2), IAD (x2), LHR, SAN (x2), LAX, MIA (x2), FLL, BOS, FLR, BDA, [I">[I">HKG, SEA, YYG, PBI (x2), SFO (x2), DCA, LAX, SEA, [/I">CDG, JNB, MQP, CPT, DXB[/I">
2014: LAS, SFO (x4), BOS (x3), MKE (x2), LHR, DTW (x2), YYG, CLT, MIA, FLL, PBI, DCA (x2), ORD, MSN, GRR, SEA, CLT, FLL, SNA, LIR [/I">

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Posted : February 9, 2015 12:11 am
NYBanker
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An iPad was left from the prior flight in seat 22a. Someone was nice enough to hand it in and the ground staff seemed very focused on tracking down the owner. That was nice to see. I hope the pax gets it back.

I always triple check that I have the iPad in my bag when I leave the plane. Perhaps to a fault.

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[I">2016: [I">[I">Done: ORD, [I">PUJ, SAN, LAX, LAS, SLC, EGE, DEN, BOS, LHR, NRT, DCA, CLT, PHX [/I">[/I">On deck: ORD, MEM, CLT, YYG, MIA, PBI 2017: SXM[/I">
2015: PEK (x3), PVG (x3), DLC, CTU, NKG, XIY, ICN/GMP (x2), NRT/HND (x2), LAS, SLC, MCO, ORD (x2), GRR (x2), PHL (x2), IAD (x2), LHR, SAN (x2), LAX, MIA (x2), FLL, BOS, FLR, BDA, [I">[I">HKG, SEA, YYG, PBI (x2), SFO (x2), DCA, LAX, SEA, [/I">CDG, JNB, MQP, CPT, DXB[/I">
2014: LAS, SFO (x4), BOS (x3), MKE (x2), LHR, DTW (x2), YYG, CLT, MIA, FLL, PBI, DCA (x2), ORD, MSN, GRR, SEA, CLT, FLL, SNA, LIR [/I">

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Posted : February 9, 2015 12:12 am
NYBanker
(@nybanker)

There was dessert on the prior flight, too. I indulged.

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[I">2016: [I">[I">Done: ORD, [I">PUJ, SAN, LAX, LAS, SLC, EGE, DEN, BOS, LHR, NRT, DCA, CLT, PHX [/I">[/I">On deck: ORD, MEM, CLT, YYG, MIA, PBI 2017: SXM[/I">
2015: PEK (x3), PVG (x3), DLC, CTU, NKG, XIY, ICN/GMP (x2), NRT/HND (x2), LAS, SLC, MCO, ORD (x2), GRR (x2), PHL (x2), IAD (x2), LHR, SAN (x2), LAX, MIA (x2), FLL, BOS, FLR, BDA, [I">[I">HKG, SEA, YYG, PBI (x2), SFO (x2), DCA, LAX, SEA, [/I">CDG, JNB, MQP, CPT, DXB[/I">
2014: LAS, SFO (x4), BOS (x3), MKE (x2), LHR, DTW (x2), YYG, CLT, MIA, FLL, PBI, DCA (x2), ORD, MSN, GRR, SEA, CLT, FLL, SNA, LIR [/I">

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Posted : February 9, 2015 12:13 am
NYBanker
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A nice view as we began our descent.

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[I">2016: [I">[I">Done: ORD, [I">PUJ, SAN, LAX, LAS, SLC, EGE, DEN, BOS, LHR, NRT, DCA, CLT, PHX [/I">[/I">On deck: ORD, MEM, CLT, YYG, MIA, PBI 2017: SXM[/I">
2015: PEK (x3), PVG (x3), DLC, CTU, NKG, XIY, ICN/GMP (x2), NRT/HND (x2), LAS, SLC, MCO, ORD (x2), GRR (x2), PHL (x2), IAD (x2), LHR, SAN (x2), LAX, MIA (x2), FLL, BOS, FLR, BDA, [I">[I">HKG, SEA, YYG, PBI (x2), SFO (x2), DCA, LAX, SEA, [/I">CDG, JNB, MQP, CPT, DXB[/I">
2014: LAS, SFO (x4), BOS (x3), MKE (x2), LHR, DTW (x2), YYG, CLT, MIA, FLL, PBI, DCA (x2), ORD, MSN, GRR, SEA, CLT, FLL, SNA, LIR [/I">

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Posted : February 9, 2015 12:14 am
tondoleo
(@tondoleo)

:):)

NYBanker, post: 2549579, member: 1674 wrote: Boarding the connecting flight to LAS. Always a unique crowd on flights to Vegas.

One of my main lawyers is on the plane too. (Going to the same event as I am.) He is in the row in front of me. Did the same "leave a day early" trade as I did. Similar response from his wife it sounds. 🙂

Always good to have your advocate with you. [USER=2445]@tondoleo[/USER]

Enjoy your visit and attempt to win a meaningful sum to put towards your children's education fund:)

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Posted : February 9, 2015 12:24 am
Newscience
(@newscience)

tondoleo, post: 2549587, member: 2445 wrote: :):)

Enjoy your visit and attempt to win a meaningful sum to put towards your children's education fund:)

Agree! But don't bother to try to do that in the airport, or at the casinos there - they can empty your pockets very quickly! 😀

A-List Platinum

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Posted : February 9, 2015 12:32 am
dstober
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While adding to the kids' 529s is good, we also want to know that you had some good food and maybe saw some good shows???!

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Posted : February 9, 2015 3:21 am
NYBanker
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tondoleo, post: 2549587, member: 2445 wrote: :):)

Enjoy your visit and attempt to win a meaningful sum to put towards your children's education fund:)

So far, the dice have fallen in my favor. 🙂 I've been at this long enough to know to walk after hot rolls at least. And I've been lucky enough to catch two of the aforementioned hot rolls.

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[I">2016: [I">[I">Done: ORD, [I">PUJ, SAN, LAX, LAS, SLC, EGE, DEN, BOS, LHR, NRT, DCA, CLT, PHX [/I">[/I">On deck: ORD, MEM, CLT, YYG, MIA, PBI 2017: SXM[/I">
2015: PEK (x3), PVG (x3), DLC, CTU, NKG, XIY, ICN/GMP (x2), NRT/HND (x2), LAS, SLC, MCO, ORD (x2), GRR (x2), PHL (x2), IAD (x2), LHR, SAN (x2), LAX, MIA (x2), FLL, BOS, FLR, BDA, [I">[I">HKG, SEA, YYG, PBI (x2), SFO (x2), DCA, LAX, SEA, [/I">CDG, JNB, MQP, CPT, DXB[/I">
2014: LAS, SFO (x4), BOS (x3), MKE (x2), LHR, DTW (x2), YYG, CLT, MIA, FLL, PBI, DCA (x2), ORD, MSN, GRR, SEA, CLT, FLL, SNA, LIR [/I">

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Posted : February 9, 2015 6:31 am
NYBanker
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dstober, post: 2549707, member: 139088 wrote: While adding to the kids' 529s is good, we also want to know that you had some good food and maybe saw some good shows???!

I've been here ten times over the years and never gone to one of the shows. I probably should one of these times....I hear they're pretty good.

I had a table booked at Robuchon tomorrow night, but ended up joining a different party at a lesser restaurant. Milos over at the Cosmopolitan is pretty good....but like most things, not as good as the one in NY! 😉

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[I">2016: [I">[I">Done: ORD, [I">PUJ, SAN, LAX, LAS, SLC, EGE, DEN, BOS, LHR, NRT, DCA, CLT, PHX [/I">[/I">On deck: ORD, MEM, CLT, YYG, MIA, PBI 2017: SXM[/I">
2015: PEK (x3), PVG (x3), DLC, CTU, NKG, XIY, ICN/GMP (x2), NRT/HND (x2), LAS, SLC, MCO, ORD (x2), GRR (x2), PHL (x2), IAD (x2), LHR, SAN (x2), LAX, MIA (x2), FLL, BOS, FLR, BDA, [I">[I">HKG, SEA, YYG, PBI (x2), SFO (x2), DCA, LAX, SEA, [/I">CDG, JNB, MQP, CPT, DXB[/I">
2014: LAS, SFO (x4), BOS (x3), MKE (x2), LHR, DTW (x2), YYG, CLT, MIA, FLL, PBI, DCA (x2), ORD, MSN, GRR, SEA, CLT, FLL, SNA, LIR [/I">

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Posted : February 9, 2015 6:33 am
NYBanker
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So far, the Aria SkySuites are a solid "ehh." Not bad, but by no means lavish. I'm in their second room category within the suites compound. The private reception area is very nice....far better than the usual Vegas lobby situation...but the rooms remind me of something a little worse than the Park Hyatt Chicago (a hotel that I'm not a fan of). Surprisingly, I think I like the regular rooms here at the Aria better!

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[I">2016: [I">[I">Done: ORD, [I">PUJ, SAN, LAX, LAS, SLC, EGE, DEN, BOS, LHR, NRT, DCA, CLT, PHX [/I">[/I">On deck: ORD, MEM, CLT, YYG, MIA, PBI 2017: SXM[/I">
2015: PEK (x3), PVG (x3), DLC, CTU, NKG, XIY, ICN/GMP (x2), NRT/HND (x2), LAS, SLC, MCO, ORD (x2), GRR (x2), PHL (x2), IAD (x2), LHR, SAN (x2), LAX, MIA (x2), FLL, BOS, FLR, BDA, [I">[I">HKG, SEA, YYG, PBI (x2), SFO (x2), DCA, LAX, SEA, [/I">CDG, JNB, MQP, CPT, DXB[/I">
2014: LAS, SFO (x4), BOS (x3), MKE (x2), LHR, DTW (x2), YYG, CLT, MIA, FLL, PBI, DCA (x2), ORD, MSN, GRR, SEA, CLT, FLL, SNA, LIR [/I">

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Posted : February 9, 2015 6:35 am
NYBanker
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[I">2016: [I">[I">Done: ORD, [I">PUJ, SAN, LAX, LAS, SLC, EGE, DEN, BOS, LHR, NRT, DCA, CLT, PHX [/I">[/I">On deck: ORD, MEM, CLT, YYG, MIA, PBI 2017: SXM[/I">
2015: PEK (x3), PVG (x3), DLC, CTU, NKG, XIY, ICN/GMP (x2), NRT/HND (x2), LAS, SLC, MCO, ORD (x2), GRR (x2), PHL (x2), IAD (x2), LHR, SAN (x2), LAX, MIA (x2), FLL, BOS, FLR, BDA, [I">[I">HKG, SEA, YYG, PBI (x2), SFO (x2), DCA, LAX, SEA, [/I">CDG, JNB, MQP, CPT, DXB[/I">
2014: LAS, SFO (x4), BOS (x3), MKE (x2), LHR, DTW (x2), YYG, CLT, MIA, FLL, PBI, DCA (x2), ORD, MSN, GRR, SEA, CLT, FLL, SNA, LIR [/I">

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