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Photo Friday in Las Vegas: So Long, Sahara

Photo Friday in Las Vegas: So Long, Sahara May 20, 2011 | Hotels | Read More
This week marked the passing of one of the Strip’s oldest properties, the Sahara, which opened in 1952. The iconic hotel casino’s demise attracted national attention. In Las Vegas, people expressed mixed views about the closing—the Sahara had become a budget destination, and its age was...

The Sahara to Close May 16

The Sahara to Close May 16 March 23, 2011 | Hotels | Read More
Las Vegas likes youth, especially when it comes to hotels. On the Strip, only four hotel casinos built prior to 1960 are still standing: Flamingo, Tropicana, Riviera, and Sahara–but after May 16, that list will shrink. The Sahara recently announced that it will close on May 16. The hotel is still...
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