AAA has awarded Five Diamonds to Bellagio in Las Vegas, and two of its restaurants, Picasso and Le Cirque, for 2012. In 2001, Bellagio became the first Las Vegas hotel and casino to receive the AAA Five Diamond Award. Julian Serrano’s Picasso garnered its 11th AAA Five Diamond Award this year, while Le Cirque, by the Maccioni family, has earned the award for the ninth consecutive year. Also for nine consecutive years, Bellagio continues to be the only hotel in the U.S. with two AAA Five Diamond restaurants. For more information, call 888-987-6667 or visit www.bellagio.com. For more information on AAA, visit www.aaa.com.