Sivan Gavish


As a writer, Sivan’s goals are to provide thoughts, value, and passion for adventure. She is the creator of the blog The Olive Brunette, which is dedicated to giving readers an inside look into the city of Las Vegas. She has had the opportunity to go behind the scenes of some of the most iconic places in the valley, and strives to encourage others to embrace their city.

As a former teacher for the Clark County School District, Sivan has put her love of education to good use by educating people about the city of Las Vegas. In addition to writing, she enjoys photography and editing. She loves going to as many shows and events as possible, as well as spending time with her loving family.

Whether you love to eat, drink, relax or adventure, you can be sure Sivan can offer ideas on what to explore on your next visit. Her love for Las Vegas does not go unnoticed, and she has made it her mission to give you the ultimate tour of this internationally renowned major resort city


Guide to the Best Late-Night Munchie Spots After a Night Out in Vegas

Mar 12, 2020 | by Sivan Gavish

These late night munchie spots are perfect for after a night out on the town

Top 5 Speakeasies That Are a Must-Visit in Las Vegas

Mar 4, 2020 | by Sivan Gavish

Head back in time to the roarin’ ‘20s at these fun establishments

5 Vegas Workout Studios to Help You Get Your Summer Sweat On

Jun 19, 2019 | by Sivan Gavish

From BodyBoard to Hot Pilates and more

Vegas Eats: Urth Caffé at the Wynn Plaza

May 16, 2019 | by Sivan Gavish

This popular California import offers organic coffee and fresh foods

Ultimate Guide to Visiting Lion Habitat Ranch in Las Vegas

May 14, 2019 | by Sivan Gavish

Get up close and personal with nature’s fiercest felines

5 Best Mother’s Day Outings in Las Vegas

May 8, 2019 | by Sivan Gavish

Treat mom to one of these unique Vegas adventures

Spring Break on a Budget, Las Vegas-Style

Feb 21, 2019 | by Sivan Gavish

Have an epic stay in Vegas without breaking the bank

Tying the Knot: Inside 2 of Sin City’s Famous Wedding Chapels

Feb 14, 2019 | by Sivan Gavish

Getting hitched in Vegas this Valentine’s? Try one of these spots

Vegas Eats: Giada at The Cromwell Las Vegas

Feb 8, 2019 | by Sivan Gavish

Inside the TV Network star’s premier restaurant

Get a Taste of Italy at Eataly Las Vegas

Jan 31, 2019 | by Sivan Gavish

Take a tour of savory flavors at this marketplace and eatery

Must-Visit Vegas: Seven Magic Mountains

Jan 25, 2019 | by Sivan Gavish

Don’t miss this uniquely photogenic locale 

Las Vegas Bar Scene: A Beginner’s Guide

Dec 12, 2018 | by Sivan Gavish

Get a feel for some of Vegas’s best bars

Best Healthy Eateries in Las Vegas

Dec 7, 2018 | by Sivan Gavish

Good food that helps you feel good, too 

A Girls’ Trip Guide to Las Vegas

Dec 4, 2018 | by Sivan Gavish

Here’s what to do on your next girls’ getaway

The 5 Best Holiday Activities for Kids in Las Vegas

Nov 16, 2018 | by Sivan Gavish

The most magical time of the year is here, so get the kids out and about

5 Las Vegas Date Night Restaurants

Nov 8, 2018 | by Sivan Gavish

Treat your significant other to one of Sin City’s finest eateries

The Best Places to Enjoy Wine Culture in Las Vegas

Nov 1, 2018 | by Sivan Gavish

Vegas is an amazing place to be wined and dined, through tours, tastings and more

Your Night Guide to Downtown Las Vegas

Sep 19, 2018 | by Sivan Gavish

Have a unique night out in DTLV

5 Unique Eats in Las Vegas

Sep 6, 2018 | by Sivan Gavish

Vegas is full of eateries but these unique places will have your tastebuds tingling

Rejuvenate Vegas-Style with These 4 Meditation Activities

Aug 17, 2018 | by Sivan Gavish

Recover from your Vegas hijinks with these soothing activities

Best Instagram Spots in Fabulous Las Vegas

Aug 8, 2018 | by Sivan Gavish

From neon lights to dessert landscapes, there are tons of Insta-worthy spots in Las Vegas

Vegas Guide to Fresh Farmers Markets

Aug 6, 2018 | by Sivan Gavish

Nothing makes your Vegas vacation better than a visit to a local farmers market

The Top 5 Sushi Spots in Vegas

Aug 2, 2018 | by Sivan Gavish

Fish your wish with these Strip sushi spots

Tips to Help you Cool Down at Your Vegas Pool Party

Jul 10, 2018 | by Sivan Gavish

Keep your cool by the pool

Top 7 Best Views of the Las Vegas Strip

Jun 29, 2018 | by Sivan Gavish

Get an eyeful of the Sin City skyline 

Top Donut Shops in Vegas

Jun 28, 2018 | by Sivan Gavish

Satisfy your sweet tooth with these Sin City donut shops