Las Vegas, Nevada: Sin City?

June 25, 2013 by Dr. Phillip E Clark  
Published in Weddings

Las Vegas is the most populous city in the U.S. 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.

Las Vegas is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Nevada and the county seat of Clark County. Wikipedia

Area: 135.9 sq miles (352 km²)Weather: 90°F (32°C), Wind S at 18 mph (29 km/h), 17% HumidityLocal time: Monday 5:05 PMPopulation: 589,317 (2011)Unemployment rate: 9.8% (Apr 2013)Points of interestLas Vegas Strip, Bellagio, Wynn Las Vegas, More

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Las Vegas from United 793 (Photo credit: InSapphoWeTrust)

Las Vegas from Henderson (Photo credit: InSapphoWeTrust)

An image montage of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Area. From Top Left to Bottom Right: Las Vegas Strip City of Las Vegas North Las Vegas Henderson (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

English: The Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas Sign (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

English: Las Vegas Strip (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

English: The Clark County Government Center in Las Vegas, as seen from the tower at Stratosphere Las Vegas. Photographed by user Coolcaesar on October 28, 2006. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Map of Nevada with Clark County highlighted in red. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Flag of Las Vegas, Nevada. SVG image created by uploader based on a PNG image found at the English Wikipedia. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

A shield for Clark County Route 215 in Nevada (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

A Brioni boutique, at Wynn Las Vegas (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Seal of Clark County, Nevada (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Hotel Wynn en Las Vegas, Nevada (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Encore Suits by Wynn, Las Vegas (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

The Clark County Detention Center. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

32 in by 32 in (900 mm by 900 mm) Nevada State Route shield. Uses the Roadgeek 2005 fonts. (United States law does not permit the copyrighting of typeface designs, and the fonts are meant to be copies of a U.S. Government-produced work anyway.) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

32 in by 32 in (900 mm by 900 mm) Nevada State Route shield. Uses the Roadgeek 2005 fonts. (United States law does not permit the copyrighting of typeface designs, and the fonts are meant to be copies of a U.S. Government-produced work anyway.) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

English: Wynn Las Vegas (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

List of highways numbered 215 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

U.S. Route 95. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Caesars Palace, is a luxury hotel and casino located on the Las Vegas Strip in Paradise, an unincorporated township in Clark County, Nevada, United States in the Las Vegas metropolitan area. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Caesars Palace, is a luxury hotel and casino located on the Las Vegas Strip in Paradise, an unincorporated township in Clark County, Nevada, United States in the Las Vegas metropolitan area. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Caesars_Palace (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

English: The Regional Justice Center in downtown Las Vegas. Like many postmodern buildings, the RJC is not perfectly rectangular, which is why some of the lines in the photo appear strange. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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