Lynsey Thompson

Lynsey Thompson is UK journalist with a passion for all things Las Vegas and one half of the popular Las Vegas YouTube channel Begas Vaby.


Hotel price-fixing scandal hits Las Vegas

Four of the biggest casino and hospitality companies in Las Vegas have become embroiled in a price-fixing scandal for hotel-goers on the Strip.

New Las Vegas Restaurants and Bars opening in 2023

Las Vegas will see a wave of new restaurants and bars opening in 2023, so be prepared to find a new favourite place to go when you’re next on the Strip.

Las Vegas Rio gets $850million makeover and moves away from Caesars

Caesars Entertainment will no longer own the Rio Hotel & Casino by the end of 2023 as it hands ownership of the Las Vegas property to Dreamscape for renovation.

Man accidently shoots himself at Cosmopolitan Las Vegas

A convicted felon accidentally shot himself on the casino floor of the Cosmopolitan on the Las Vegas Strip - then tried to hide evidence under a slot machine.

The Strat Las Vegas scaled in record-equalling time

Fancy running up all the stairs at The Strat at record speed? No we don’t either, but many people do and it's a real Las Vegas thing.

Madonna adds second greatest hits show in Las Vegas

Madonna has announced a second October date in Las Vegas on her historic - and probably once in a lifetime - 2023 Celebration Tour.

Miracle Mile to bring more Mexicana flavour to Las Vegas

Rosa Mexicano have announced they will be opening their first Las Vegas restaurant in the heart of the Vegas Strip at Miracle Mile Shops.

Ringo Starr to return to Las Vegas for special shows

Beatles legend Ringo Starr and his All Starr Band are returning to the Las Vegas Strip to play three special shows at the Venetian.

BIG 8: Las Vegas Vloggers Hangovers & Handpays

Each week we ask a fellow Las Vegas lover to answer eight questions about what they love about Las Vegas. This week it’s the turn of Las Vegas vloggers Hangovers & Handpays.  Hangovers & Handpays are...


Las Vegas Strip set for disruption during F1 repaving works

Visitors to the Las Vegas Strip will have to endure major roadworks in April and May as the preparations for the Formula One Grand...

Battle evil clown Pennywise in new Las Vegas attraction

Fans or horror movies will be able to get up close and personal with Pennywise the clown in a new escape room challenge in...

Adele reportedly on verge of renewing Las Vegas residency

Adele is coming to an end of her blockbuster Las Vegas residency, but it has been reported that fans will get another chance to...

Las Vegas Gateway Arches gets dedicated selfie platform

Las Vegas is full of spots to get those all-important selfies, and visitors can now do that safely at the relatively new Gateway Arches...

Begas Vaby Las Vegas Podcast – Episode 2: Five nights in Vegas…

Las Vegas changes so much so quickly that it is always good to occasionally pause to reminisce, which is exactly what we did on...