What makes Las Vegas “fabulous”?
The neon lighted “Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas” sign is iconic the world over. It is perhaps one of the most well-known signages, incorporated in a variety of posters, postcards, magazines, books, movies, television shows and so on. And it best encapsulates the feel and vibe of this cosmopolitan city, dubbed as The Entertainment Capital of the World.
So what makes Las Vegas fabulous? Of course, there are more than a hundred and one ways to answer this question. But, let me give you a rundown of the top five:
First on the list – entertainment. Las Vegas is the Sin City! It has the iconic Ceasars Palace which epitomizes the city’s decadence. It has everything you require for the ultimate pleasure thrill. Of course there is also the Bellagio, the go-to place of the world’s top casino players, the Golden Nugget frequented by veteran players, the Strip Gold Coast and the Circus Circus.
Second – you can tour around the world in Vegas. Yes, all notable landmarks can be found in the fabulous city of Las Vegas. Go to the Venetian for a taste of Venice, complete with gondolas and a St. Mark’s square. Go to Paris Las Vegas and marvel at the Eiffel Tower. New York New York also has its own Statue of Liberty, Empire State Building and so on. Even the installed garage doors of the Las Vegas neighborhood epitomizes world-class elegance.
Third – art and culture! Definitely, Las Vegas will not disappoint you in the field of arts and culture. It has several wonderful museums, each one notable for its wonderful displays. Head to the Atomic Testing Museum for a story of how nuclear power is integrated into the future of America and how it works. The museum offers an insight on the Nevada Test Site, the main US testing facility from 1951 to 1992. If you are a car enthusiast, go to the Imperial Palace Auto Collections. It houses 200 rare and specialty cars that include Hitler’s 1936 Mercedes, JFK’s 1962 Lincoln and so much more. Las Vegas also has its own Natural History Museum with roaring, robotic dinosaurs such as a T-Rex. It is a must visit for families with children in tow.
Fourth – get the ultimate adventure in Vegas! The Sin City is not just known for its casinos and roulette tables, you can also seek different types of pleasures such as through the Sky Combat Ace where you can recreate the Top Gun experience by flying your very own plane. If this is too much for you, why not try the Flightlinez Bootleg Canyon and enjoy the zip lines?
Fifth, watch the world-famous dancing fountains! The geysers in front of the Bellagio on the Las Vegas Strip is well-known for its magnificence. These dancing fountains are made up of 1,200 geysers in an eight-and-a-half acre lake and whets the appetite for the Cirque du Soleil’s performance – a team of swimmers, divers, aerialists, contortionists and clowns.
So what are you waiting for? It is definitely time to hit up Las Vegas now!