This city is considered as the most populated cities in the United States of America. The city is considered as the center of entertainment not only for the United States but also throughout the world. The city is very famous for its entertainment, parks and casinos, gambling and shopping. It is home to several casinos that are full of customers all the time. Vegas is sometimes referred to as “the entertainment capital of the world.” According to 2008 statistics, the city is home to about 558,383 people. Within the United States of America, the city is a very famous location for filming movies due to the natural beauty and city lights.
Geographically, the city belongs to the Clark County area. It is completely surrounded by deserts and mountains. Wildlife scenes are very common in the city limits. As the city is located within a desert, it has a typical desert climate. The city mainly enjoys days with bright sunshine and receives very little rain per year. The summer season in the city approaches in June and lasts until mid-September. The temperature ranges between 30 and 35 degrees. Summers are very hot and humid in Las Vegas.
The city is a very strong city in economic terms. The city’s strongest source of income is basically gaming, casinos, entertainment, tourism, and recreational venues. Las Vegas receives thousands of tourists from all over the world. There are many casinos and parks that have now earned the status of being some of the most visited websites and popular tourist destinations. The city also has the headquarters of two companies that are part of the fortune five hundred companies.
One of them is “Harrah’s Entertainment” and the other is “MGM Mirage”. Within the city, the most visited area of the city is called Las Vegas Boulevard, which is commonly known as “Las Vegas Strip”. LV Strip houses the maximum number of large casinos and bars for people. It is also very famous for its quality and well furnished hotels. According to facts and figures from 2009, in total there were 140,000 hotel rooms in the city.
Culturally it is a very lively city. People like to go out and spend time with their families. Along with the casinos, the city also has a number of beautiful parks that are regularly visited by local people. Among local Las Vegas residents, Hawaiians love to visit the city. In 2002, according to records, about 3,000 people visited the city from Hawaii. In all, approximately 80,000 Hawaiians typically live in the Las Vegas region.