Las Vegas (Spanish for ‘The Meadows’) is the most populated city in the state of Nevada. Las Vegas is an internationally renowned major resort city, known primarily for its gambling, shopping, entertainment, and nightlife.
The city bills itself as The Entertainment Capital of the World, and is famous for its mega casino–hotels and associated activities. 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. Las Vegas was settled in 1905.
Below are some photos made during a visit to Las Vegas. It’s nightlife, the ‘Strip’, casino’s, hotels. Click on a miniature-photo to enlarge it, then navigate using the arrows left/right of the photo or use the cursor keys on your keyboard.