Bailing on Breakfast / Whiskey Pete's / Return to LA

Dan Vegas

Woke up at 8am.  By 9am most people were awake and showered and kinda ready to go – but not everyone.  Jeb and I went downstairs to get in line for the buffet at Paris, but the line was just as bad as it was yesterday. Gah!!  Plan B: no breakfast in Vegas; eat elsewhere.  So we went back upstairs, finished packing, collected everyone, and then checked out of the hotel and were on the road by 10am. We drove …

Brunch Challenge

Dan Vegas

Woke up around 8am, but got up at 9. The challenge was to get everyone (eight of us) to breakfast in a reasonable fashion. At 10:30 (yes, seriously) we were in the Disneyland-length line for the breakfast buffet at the Paris casino. But at 11 they switched the menu to brunch and the price suddenly jumped more than $10. Screw that! We ended up at Bill’s Saloon next door to Bally’s, where we ate in the somewhat questionable Victoria Room. …