Las Vegas has a storied past. From its first settling by pioneers, cowboys, ranchers, miners and its evolution to Sin City as fostered by the Mob and watched over by Law Enforcement, it’s a story of growth despite monumental obstacles, vision, graft, corruption, Atomic Testing and, finally, the Las Vegas we have come to love and appreciate. The story of Las Vegas is fascinating to history buffs from around the world, but the sheer impossibility of a paradise in the desert – as envisioned by Bugsy Segal and others – is the true story to be found at The Mob Museum.
There are ample opportunities to walk on the wild side in Las Vegas, and not all of them involve a stroll along the Strip! In Las Vegas and Henderson, you can also find bird and animal sanctuaries, trails, preserves, wetland parks and even a lion habitat where you can actually get up close and personal with some of the most amazing creatures in the wild. All these opportunities exist right within the greater Las Vegas area, so there is no excuse to avoid being one with nature.
Goodness gracious great balls of….paint? Check out these top paintball spots in the Las Vegas area.
Mixology is an art, and Las Vegas is the place to find a premium cocktail mixed by the best of the best bartenders. Here are five of the top mixologist bars in Sin City.
Feast upon Las Vegas’ dazzling firework displays while enjoying some fabulous fare this Fourth of July at these area restaurants.
Lisa Escobar, a native Las Vegan, is an interior decorator and stylist who works with high end properties in Southern Nevada. But even Escobar started out in her first apartment using hand-me-downs and creativity on a non-existent decorating budget.
Las Vegas is home to a diverse community of people from all over the world, and learning a second language is fast becoming a wise choice to those that live here. Las Vegas offers a variety of classes to expand your communication skills in a city that never sleeps.
Las Vegas is a destination spot, no doubt. But if you’re a local and need a break away from the Strip and surrounding areas, here are some great day trips to consider.
The Mandalay Bay Shark Reef Aquarium is a great way to spend the day with the family.
While it seems there are so many choices for adults and their mothers, fathers are just as important and want to spend them with their grownup children. Offer to take dad for a drink on Father’s Day to a hip or cool bar and really get to know the man.