What is there to do in Las Vegas? After being asked this MANY time, I decide that I should put some Las Vegas Tips and Secrets together to improve your trip to my city.
First, let’s start off by answering a few frequently asked questions.
- No, I do not live in a hotel.
- No, I do not go to the Las Vegas Strip every night.
- Yes, I actually live in Las Vegas (some people think I commute here everyday).
- No, all pretty women that live here are not cocktail waitresses or strippers.
- No, prostitution isn’t legal in Las Vegas, which is part of Clark County. You have to go to Nye County for that.
Now that I’ve gotten those out of the way, you probably want to find out more of what I know about Las Vegas. The tips and secrets below will help your vacation go by a little bit smoother.
Las Vegas Tips and Secrets
Las Vegas, officially the City of Las Vegas and often known as simply Vegas, is the most populous city in the state of Nevada and the county seat of Clark County. Las Vegas is an internationally renowned major resort city known primarily for gambling, shopping, fine dining and nightlife and is the leading financial and cultural center for Southern Nevada. The city bills itself as The Entertainment Capital of the World, and is famous for its mega casino–hotels and associated entertainment. A growing retirement and family city, Las Vegas is the 31st-most populous city in the United States, with a population at the 2010 census of 583,756. The 2010 population of the Las Vegas metropolitan area was 1,951,269. The city is one of the top three leading destinations in the United States for conventions, business and meetings. Today, Las Vegas is one of the top tourist destinations in the world.
Las Vegas is commonly used to describe not just the city, but areas beyond the city limits – especially the resort areas on and near the Las Vegas Strip – and the Las Vegas Valley. The 4.2 mi stretch of South Las Vegas Boulevard known as the Strip is in the unincorporated communities of Paradise, Winchester, and Enterprise (Clark County). – Wikipedia