Las Vegas

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Las Vegas (Spanish for "The Meadows"), officially the City of Las Vegas and often known simply as Vegas is the most populated city in the state of Nevada and the largest city within the greater Mojave Desert. Las Vegas is an internationally renowned major resort city, known primarily for its gambling, shopping, fine dining, entertainment, and nightlife. The Las Vegas Valley as a whole serves as the leading financial, commercial, and cultural center for Nevada.

The city bills itself as The Entertainment Capital of the World, and is famous for its mega casino–hotels and associated activities. It is a top three destination in the United States for business conventions and a global leader in the hospitality industry, claiming more AAA Five Diamond hotels than any other city in the world. Today, Las Vegas annually ranks as one of the world's most visited tourist destinations. The city's tolerance for numerous forms of adult entertainment earned it the title of Sin City, and has made Las Vegas a popular setting for literature, films, television programs, and music videos.

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Population
2,073,045

Elevation
2,001 ft

Las Vegas

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Points of interest

  • Zumanity
  • BeatleShow!
  • Encore Las Vegas
  • Las Vegas Natural History Museum

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