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Outdoors: Golf, Great Food and a Massage in Vegas

Mention Las Vegas, and people’s first thoughts are of gambling, bright lights, and the place bachelors go for their last hoorah before heading down the aisle. But there is a softer side of Las Vegas. The Vegas you can visit for a relaxing escape. You can play a challenging game of golf, have an intimate dinner, and just relax without even stepping into a casino.

Begin your day with an early brunch reservation at Bouchon. The vision of world-renowned chef Thomas Keller, who was named "America’s Best Chef" by Time magazine, Bouchon is a version of his Napa Valley bistro, French Laundry. Keller is also the sole recipient of consecutive "Best Chef" awards from the prestigious James Beard Foundation. Located in the Venezia tower, Bouchon brings to Las Vegas the top cuisine and service that have made it a Napa Valley institution. Dine on specialties such as Bouchon French Toast made "bread pudding style" or sour dough waffles topped with Tahitian vanilla bean butter. Wash it down with a Bloody Marie (vs. the traditional Mary) or strawberry milk. Read Full Story

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