I will never, ever, complain about room rates in Las Vegas again. $109 casino rate for an Encore room with an incredible bathroom, separate sleeping and living areas is a fucking bargain.
Maybe I am out of touch with big city prices, but I did have sticker shock. Over $400 a night for our digs in Sidney. And when I went to book a couple of nights for the end of our stay the rate started at $630 a night.
I guess its the way things are in world class cities. And, to be fair, we are in the middle of the CBD. I had to look that up - it's the central business district.
Here's what $400 or $640 gets you at the Hilton.
They managed to shoehorn a tub, shower, toilet and sink into 11 square feet of living space.
Ahh. The Amenity. The black dealies were the best chocolate caramels on the planet.
|Over 1000 feet high. There's a buffet up there. $75.|