Alyssa Macrae

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Casino Specialist/Writer (Casino - Laws - Industry)

Alyssa Macrae is the Casino Specialist that serves as your local guide to Las Vegas. The city is the epicenter of US gambling and has the best casinos in the United States. But with that, comes a lot of questions. If you’re wondering where to eat, how to travel on the Strip, or even where to find the best craps games in Las Vegas, Alyssa has you covered.

From the best buffets to expert casino tips, you’ll find exactly what you need to make the most out of your trip. Alyssa has been a journalist for nearly 10 years. And when she isn’t covering the ins and outs of Las Vegas gambling, she spends a lot of her time cooking and catching up on her favorite reality tv shows.

Alyssa Macrae Latest Articles

Las Vegas Boulevard Strip Casinos
The Secret Rules of Las Vegas
1/25/20
The internet is packed with expert guides and tips for how to visit Las Vegas....
Group of People Playing Craps, Las Vegas Strip
The Best Craps Games You’ll Find in Las Vegas
1/21/20
Craps is as much a gamble as anything else in the casino. You’re betting on...
Three People Sitting in Bus
Should You Travel to Las Vegas by Bus to Save Money?
1/18/20
A little while back, I found myself in quite the predicament as I prepared for...
Harrah's Reno Casino, Reno Biggest Little City in the World
Reno’s Historic Harrah’s to Be Sold, Transforming Into a Non-Gaming Property in the Future
1/15/20
Reno’s historic Harrah’s hotel-casino is set to be sold for $50 million to Reno City...
Buffet Food Options, Welcome to Las Vegas Sign, Woman Eating Salad
What Are the Best Buffets in Las Vegas?
1/14/20
Las Vegas is full of buffets. It’s a true paradise of all-you-can-eat restaurants. And if...
Las Vegas Strip at Night, Two Tourists
Cheap Ways to Get Around Las Vegas
1/11/20
If you’re planning a visit to Las Vegas, you’ll want to know the best transportation...
Car Stopped by Parking Garage Attendant, Man with Hand to Face, Pile of Money
6 Worst Ways to Lose Money in Las Vegas When You’re Not Gambling
1/10/20
Per the latest data released by the Nevada Gaming Control Board (NGCB), casinos in the...
Three Casino Staff Workers, Hotel Pool Aerial View
How to Navigate Las Vegas Resort Fees and Save Money
1/7/20
Here’s a hard truth—when you visit Las Vegas, the expectation should always be to head...
Las Vegas Casino, Welcome to Las Vegas Sign, Hand Holding Cigar
Top 5 Best Cigar Bars in Las Vegas for 2020
1/2/20
Las Vegas is home to some of the best cigar bars in the United States....
Downtown Las Vegas Casinos Faded Into Background, Welcome to Las Vegas Sign with Stamp Displaying Text What You Need to Know
11 Things You Should Know About Las Vegas Casinos
10/19/19
So, you’re planning a trip to Las Vegas. Get ready for fun in the sun!...
2019 Las Vegas Southwestern Women’s Expo Logo and an Outside View of the Rio Casino in Las Vegas
The 2019 Las Vegas Southwestern Women’s Expo is Almost Here!
10/4/19
Las Vegas is home to a huge number of different fashion events. Some might even...
Las Vegas Strip Casinos at Night, Roulette Wheel, Money Falling Down
7 Tips on How to Win at Roulette in Las Vegas
9/27/19
Roulette was the first casino game I ever played. I didn’t realize at the time...
Vegas Strip During Day and at Night, Clock Ticking, People Walking with Shopping Bags, Friends Drinking Wine
How to Spend 24 Hours in Las Vegas
9/18/19
Las Vegas is the adult playground of the United States. There are more entertainment and...
Las Vegas Strip Night View, Plate with Fork and Knife On Top, 5 Gold Stars Icon
The Best 5 Star Restaurants in Las Vegas for 2019
9/17/19
Las Vegas is home to some of the best restaurants in the world. Thousands of...
Couple Having Dinner, Las Vegas Strip in Background, Welcome to Las Vegas Sign
7 Afforable Places to Eat Like a High Roller in Las Vegas
9/12/19
As the movie Dodgeball once explained: “Las Vegas. A city built of hot sand, broken...