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Apr 25, 19, 12:35 pm
Replies: 852
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Posted By cogitate

I agree. Just this week I did a EWR-LAS...

I agree. Just this week I did a EWR-LAS round-trip, and had Hindu meals in both directions. Really excellent meals, nicely spiced, very tasty.
Forum: Las Vegas
Mar 23, 19, 2:13 pm
Replies: 43
Views: 4,458
Posted By cogitate

An excellent way to see the Grand Canyon in a...

An excellent way to see the Grand Canyon in a single day is via Scenic Airlines: just under 10 hours in total. Their shuttle bus will pick you up at your Vegas hotel in the early morning, and drive...
Mar 8, 19, 12:58 pm
Replies: 852
Views: 265,437
Posted By cogitate

Very good Hindu meals

I've had the Hindu meals on my last four flights on UA, all during lunchtime. All four were excellent. I'm not a vegetarian, but I really liked these vegetarian Hindu meals. There were veggies,...
Jun 23, 18, 1:51 pm
Replies: 1,369
Views: 248,611
Posted By cogitate

I recently flew EWR-LAS and back LAS-EWR. Both...

I recently flew EWR-LAS and back LAS-EWR. Both were lunch flights, and I had preordered a Hindu meal for both. (I am not even vegetarian, but I love Indian food). Both meals were very good. ...
Forum: Las Vegas
May 26, 18, 3:16 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,762
Posted By cogitate

Agree with txflyer77. I might add that the...

Agree with txflyer77. I might add that the Excalibur has a 2-6 SPREAD limit game, which means that you can raise up to $6 at any time, even pre-flop if you want to. The games at the Mirage and the...
May 4, 18, 12:49 pm
Replies: 1,369
Views: 248,611
Posted By cogitate

Well, no. My Jambalaya was hot, and as I had...

Well, no. My Jambalaya was hot, and as I had written, I thought it was very good indeed. The other choice (beef noodle salad) was indeed cold.. So it was one hot and one cold entree. The return...
May 3, 18, 3:25 pm
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Views: 248,611
Posted By cogitate

EWR-LAS on 4/29 UA 503 Lunch Choice was...

EWR-LAS on 4/29
UA 503 Lunch

Choice was Jambalaya or Beef noodle salad. I chose the Jambalaya, which was really very good. Chicken and sausage in a nicely spiced tomato-based sauce, with rice. ...
Mar 22, 18, 1:09 pm
Replies: 129
Views: 14,808
Posted By cogitate

On March 10 I booked a trip and got the "is...

On March 10 I booked a trip and got the "is processing" email. As with others who have posted in this thread, I didn't get the e-ticket receipt and itinerary, not even after I did the "add email...
Jan 27, 18, 2:02 pm
Replies: 659
Views: 95,631
Posted By cogitate

I just got mine yesterday (Jan. 26). I am UA 1MM...

I just got mine yesterday (Jan. 26). I am UA 1MM Gold.
Forum: Las Vegas
Jan 10, 18, 2:51 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 1,085
Posted By cogitate

Indian restaurants offer many vegetarian options,...

Indian restaurants offer many vegetarian options, along with non-veg. I very much like Tamba Restaurant, located on the Strip just a few minutes walk north from MGM Grand (on same side of Strip as...
Forum: Las Vegas
Nov 13, 17, 4:04 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 1,431
Posted By cogitate

That's quite correct. It was a typo on my part...

That's quite correct. It was a typo on my part to say that Bellagio has a 4/6 limit game; I meant to say 4/8, but mistakenly wrote 4/6.
Forum: Las Vegas
Nov 11, 17, 7:00 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 1,431
Posted By cogitate

Your posting seems to suggest an interest in...

Your posting seems to suggest an interest in playing LIMIT Hold'em, as opposed to NO-LIMIT, and I praise that; I like Limit myself. At the Mirage, the limit game is 3-6, which means that the blinds...
Oct 19, 17, 3:25 pm
Replies: 1,361
Views: 286,512
Posted By cogitate

Oct. 18 LAS-EWR UA 1591 breakfast I had the...

Oct. 18 LAS-EWR UA 1591 breakfast

I had the quiche, which was pretty good. The plate also had Chobani strawberry yogurt, also very good. The other choice was a Greek protein plate; the FA...
Oct 19, 17, 3:08 pm
Replies: 1,361
Views: 286,512
Posted By cogitate

Oct. 15 EWR-LAS UA 1794 lunch I had the...

Oct. 15 EWR-LAS UA 1794 lunch

I had the Spanish paella with shrimp and sausage of chicken. Rather good. The other choice was some kind of salad, but I don't remember the details. After lunch we...
Forum: Las Vegas
Jul 7, 17, 12:40 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 1,021
Posted By cogitate

Here are the relevant conventions: ...

Here are the relevant conventions:

08/12/2017 - 08/15/2017 - OFFPRICE Show Fall - 2017
The Venetian Resort Hotel Casino - 11,500 Attendees Expected
08/14/2017 - 08/16/2017 - MAGIC...
Forum: Las Vegas
Jul 3, 17, 12:27 pm
Replies: 27
Views: 6,577
Posted By cogitate

No free papers either

No, the MC discontinued free newspapers quite some time ago. So now one simply can't get a newspaper anywhere in the MC, neither free nor for money.

I enjoyed your funny comment about auto parts...
Forum: Las Vegas
Jul 2, 17, 3:01 pm
Replies: 27
Views: 6,577
Posted By cogitate

Deteriorations at Monte Carlo

I recently stayed at the Monte Carlo, where I have stayed many times in the past. The gift shop no longer sells newspapers. I do realize that many people read newspapers online. I sometimes do...
Jun 30, 17, 2:30 pm
Replies: 1,361
Views: 286,512
Posted By cogitate

EWR-LAS 10:26am departure on 6/26/2017 Flight...

EWR-LAS
10:26am departure on 6/26/2017
Flight 1179 A320

Choice of lobster casserole or lentil chili. I had the latter; quite good but a bit bland. Salt and pepper helped a lot.

LAS-EWR...
Apr 21, 17, 8:17 pm
Replies: 1,361
Views: 286,512
Posted By cogitate

Very pleased with shrimp creole

UA 152
EWR-LAS
Lunch flight 4/16/2017

On this EWR-LAS lunch flight, the shrimp creole was excellent. I like spicy food, and this entree was perfectly spiced, spicy but not overly so. Same for...
Forum: Las Vegas
Mar 30, 17, 1:01 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 1,639
Posted By cogitate

I received an email yesterday from the Monte...

I received an email yesterday from the Monte Carlo Poker Room, announcing that it will be closing on the morning of April 25, 2017.
Forum: Las Vegas
Mar 24, 17, 12:26 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 5,025
Posted By cogitate

Since your two kids will be with you, consider...

Since your two kids will be with you, consider staying at the Excalibur. It is on the Strip and is child-friendly. Lots of arcade games on the mezzanine level. Their website is currently showing a...
Forum: Las Vegas
Mar 23, 17, 7:06 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 1,639
Posted By cogitate

Ante Up magazine for March 2017 says that the...

Ante Up magazine for March 2017 says that the Monte Carlo poker room has already closed, in advance of everythinglv.com's prediction of April 25. I'll find out soon; I'll be staying at the MC for a...
Forum: Las Vegas
Feb 24, 17, 2:24 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 1,639
Posted By cogitate

Poker room at Monte Carlo closing?

I read on everythinglv.com issue no. 899 that the poker room at the Monte Carlo in LV will close on April 25, 2017. If true, I am very much saddened, for I have been playing limit hold'em there for...
Feb 19, 17, 3:14 pm
Replies: 36
Views: 4,441
Posted By cogitate

Last October I flew EWR-LAS in paid F on a lunch...

Last October I flew EWR-LAS in paid F on a lunch flight. Although lunch orders are usually taken front to back, on this flight it was apparently by status. I am a 1MM Premier Gold, but I guess...
Jan 7, 17, 1:49 pm
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