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The holidays are a very special time at Disneyland and Disney World. And it's even better when you avoid common mistakes.At Disneyland, a 60-foot-tall tree dripping in ornaments greets you. Wreaths and garlands are draped along shops and lampposts. Scattered poinsettias add splashes of color. At the end of the street, a snow-capped castle beckons, crystal icicles dangling from its towers, shimmering with 126,000 LED lights.
Caesars Entertainment and VICI Properties have reached an agreement to sell Harrah’s Reno Hotel and Casino to CAI Investments for $50 million, the companies announced on Wednesday.
The property will eventually be redeveloped into a non-gaming hotel and mixed-use development.
As part of the deal, Caesars will continue to operate Harrah's Reno under a short-term lease through the first half of 2020. The proceeds of the transaction will be split, with VICI receiving 75 percent and Caesars receiving the remaining 25 percent.
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The Walt Disney World Resort offers so many things to see, do, and eat! Here's everything you can do at Disney World without a park ticket, including character meals and fireworks!Granted, one shouldn’t come all this way without experiencing Walt Disney World’s phenomenal coasters and themed attractions, but if you’re taking a day to relax by the pool or have some free time before a flight, there are plenty of ways you can make your time outside the parks that much more magical.
Harrah's Reno is the first-ever Harrah's casino, originally opening as a bingo parlor in 1937.
"We recognize the long legacy of Harrah's in Reno, where the brand began 82 years ago and our role in the community. We are pleased the buyer is committed to the community and supports the redevelopment of this wonderful asset," said Tony Rodio, CEO of Caesars Entertainment, in a statement. "We have worked closely with the buyer to provide a reasonable closure plan that allows our great staff in Reno ample time to secure their next jobs, including priority consideration for relevant openings at our other properties in Nevada, including Lake Tahoe and Las Vegas."
"The sale of Harrah's Reno demonstrates our ability to continuously work constructively with our tenants to improve our individual businesses," added John Payne, President and COO of VICI Properties. "This disposition will allow VICI to optimize the quality of our real estate portfolio and redeploy the proceeds toward other attractive growth opportunities while maintaining the existing financial terms of the Non-CPLV Master Lease with Caesars."
The best restaurants in Disney World in 2020
Even surrounded by Disney magic, you’ve still got to eat, and at Walt Disney World, not all food experiences are created equal. If you have children in tow at Disney World, you’ll need to think of meals in two separate categories. There are regular restaurant meals and then there are meals that also count as entertainment (and a way to see characters or shows without crowds). Once your kids know that Mickey, Minnie or the princesses can join them for dinner, you’ll have to choose between an affordable meal and creating lasting memories over a pretty pricey meal.
The transaction is subject to the closing of, regulatory approvals and other customary closing conditions.
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Travelers around the world are flocking to boutique hotels — but no one can agree on what, exactly, they are .
Boutique hotels may share certain qualities, but the term is always evolving: "It's all about the attitude," legendary hotelier Ian Schrager says.Manshausen Island 2.0 is just one example of the boutique hotel rage that seems to be sweeping the world. The term has 1.5 million hashtags on Instagram and has been used to describe everything from an art-filled hotel with apartment-style rooms in downtown Asheville to cocoon-like suites with infinity pools on an island in Santorini. There's even a committee that spends an entire year visiting boutique hotels around the world and judging the best accommodations.
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