Articles By John Mehaffey

Trip Report: Planet Hollywood Staycation


I celebrated a recent birthday with my wife. We took advantage of a generous Total Rewards offer. That is the loyalty club for Caesars Entertainment. I made the Diamond tier last year based on play …

Best Blackjack Games in Las Vegas 2018


While many blackjack tables in Las Vegas spread terrible rules, there are still some quality games available. Most of the games listed are in high limit rooms, though some have a $5 minimum bet. M …

Worst Blackjack Games in Las Vegas 2018


Blackjack is a beatable game when there are favorable rules. On the other hand, some casinos spread carnival rules that destroy any realistic chances of walking away a winner. These games generally pay 6-5 or …