Las Vegas, otherwise known as Sin City, is one of the most popular holiday destinations in North American and people flock there from all over the world to see the lights, the shows, the grand hotels and experience the city in the desert that never sleeps. One of the best times to visit Las Vegas is before the peak summer months, when it is so hot that it may be uncomfortable to go outside. It is in the middle of a desert after all!
Our Las Vegas pictures showing you one of the 'must see' sights of Las Vegas the world-famous strip, where many of the largest hotels make their home. It is often favorable for visitors to stay on the strip as they are then closest to all the attractions, the nightlife and it is easier to tour all the grand hotels; the most famous include the MGM Grand, Caesar's Palace, the Venetian, the Luxor, New York New York, Paris and Treasure Island. These hotels can be toured during the day but are equally exciting at night and many contain their own unique shows and attractions for people of all ages. ...More information below photos...
Our pictures of Las Vegas also show why it is known for its nightlife and its shopping. While on vacation here, visitors will want to take in at least one nightclub, just for the experience, and also take a tour around the shops and malls and check out the deals on offer. It can be ideal for couples who want to split up for a few hours, so one can go shopping and the other can try and make some money back in the casino! Vegas is of course a gambling city and it is well worth having a look around the different casinos and feel the atmosphere.
The city was established in 1905, but did not officially become a city until 1911. It is now the setting for many major Hollywood films and popular television shows and has always held a sense of mystery for visitors. It's a city where almost anything goes and it is well worth a trip to the surrounding beautiful National Parks.
Las Vegas - Probably one of the most interesting, most strange, most unique cities in North America. Las Vegas should be included as a part of a trip to the National Parks around Las Vegas and the Southwest, enjoy our Las Vegas pictures of this entertainment city.