Living the Las Vegas life

IMGP3220In 1829, a traveling party in the Mojave Desert noticed green areas fed by artesian wells. They decided it would be a good resupply point, and named the place ‘the meadows’ in Spanish.

In May 1905, Las Vegas was officially founded as a city, and when Nevada legalized gambling in 1931, Vegas began its rise as the gaming capital of the world… Read entire story.

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