Synopses & Reviews
This iconic city attracts more than 40 million visitors each year, and this definitive guide covers every aspect of its appeal. With a checkered history and a passion for fun, Las Vegas changes more rapidly than any other city in the United States, and it draws business and pleasure travelers from all over the world, offering them every luxury and amusement imaginable. The authors, longtime Las Vegas residents, strive to make sure every visitor has the vacation experience he or she is looking for. In their comprehensive guide you'll get the insider's scoop on the best restaurants and clubs; what to see and do both on and off the Strip; an overview of popular shows along with tips on booking tickets; and valuable info on the area's many outdoor recreation options.
A complete guide to the Las Vegas area, includes detailed information on all The Strip has to offer, and excursions to Death Valley, Hoover Dam, and beyond.
Whether you call it Boomtown or Sin City, Las Vegas is a very popular travel destination, and this definitive guide covers every aspect of the iconic city. You"ll get the insider"s scoop on the best restaurants and clubs and the best places to take the wheel of fortune for a spin. The authors also guide you to the breathtaking Hoover Dam and the incomparable Shark Reef Aquarium at Mandalay Bay.
Where can you see the Eiffel Tower, Caesar's centurions, the Sphinx, and an active volcano all on the same boulevard? Las Vegas, of course!
About the Author
Crystal Wood was raised in Las Vegas by a mother who was hired in the first wave of female blackjack dealers on the Strip. Wood has herself worked in public relations for a wide variety of hospitality and entertainment venues and organizations. She is the co-author of Explorer's Guide Las Vegas: A Great Destination and the author of Backroads & Byways of Oregon.Leah Koepp, a photography production assistant and freelance writer, was born and raised in Las Vegas. Her family's history in the city goes back almost 50 years.