harrah’s ak-chin Archives

Construction on tribal lands: Ready, set, build

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There are 22 federally recognized Native American tribes, communities and nations within Arizona’s borders, encompassing thousands of acres of protected or preserved land across the state. While some areas may never be available for development because of cultural ties to the tribes, a lot of opportunity for future projects exist. Knowing how to develop on… Read More →

Resorts Look To Join The Green Travel Revolution

Harrah's Ak-Chin Resort
by in Eat | Play | Stay

Being eco-conscious for your next getaway? The green travel trend is gaining momentum. Today’s travelers looking for guilt-free getaways are finding more options as resorts and other tourist-related businesses go green. Think incentives for employees who carpool, eco-friendly kitchens and recycling programs for guests and employees. Many resorts have already begun to join the “go… Read More →

This Summer, Relax And Spend Less With A Staycation

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by in Escape

Spend less and relax more with a summer staycation stay·ca·tion: nounˈstā-ˈkā-shən Definition: a vacation spent at home or nearby Yes, the word “staycation” was added to the Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary in 2009, after it gained immense popularity amidst the U.S. financial crisis, which began in 2007. Thankfully the crisis has come and gone, but the… Read More →

Resorts Spice Things Up For Valentine’s Day

by in Escape

Valentine’s Day is around the corner, and if you’re like most men you’re currently thinking, “What am I going to do this year?” While the normal ideas — eat at the same restaurant where you had your first date/proposed/etc., cook her a special meal at home, rose petals on the bed — are always a… Read More →