Las Vegas is a city in Nevada’s Mojave Desert and a place where dreams can come true and hearts shattered. A city that never sleeps due to its 24 hours casinos, neon lights and more entertainment than you could ever have time for.
Las Vegas officially became incorporated as a city in 1911 and all was fairly normal until 1931 when the state of Nevada legalized gambling, following the end of World War II beautiful hotels and casinos began to be built in the city and from then on there has been no looking back.
Most people come to Vegas to stay in a beautiful hotel and an aim to leave the city rich. The city is not one for people with high blood pressure but if you can handle the heat then let’s take a look at the best things to do in Las Vegas.
1. Watch High Stakes Poker At The Bellagio
The Bellagio is perhaps the most famous casino in all of Las Vegas. The casino’s design is inspired by the town of Bellagio in Italy which is famous for its opulence. Outside the casino there is a lake that spans 8 acres and features the world famous Fountains of Bellagio. In total there are nearly 4,000 rooms at the Bellagio which are split into two towers, the original Bellagio Tower and the newer Spa Tower. Inside the casino you will find never-ending rows of slot machines and other classic casino games. Bobby’s room is also worth noting due to its high stakes table. Many professional players choose to play in this room and pots are known to have exceeded $1 million.