Las Vegas is the largest and most populous city in the State of Nevada. It is a resort city famous for its nightlife, with many 24 hour casinos and entertainment. Most of them are located on the Las Vegas Strip, which is over 4 miles and is filled with themed hotels, casinos, clubs, and many replicas, such as the Eiffel Tower, an Egyptian pyramid, and the Venetian Grand Canal. Las Vegas is known as the Entertainment Capital of the World and is one of the world’s most visited tourist destinations. It is also called the Sin City and is often used in films, television programmes, literature and music videos. Las Vegas has the largest Strip of casinos in the world, thanks to which it is often called the Gambling Capital of the World. Its metropolitan area is also the financial, commercial and cultural centre of Nevada.
The city is filled with museums and sights, such as the Neon Museum, The Mob Museum, the Las Vegas Natural History Museum, the Discovery Children's Museum, the Nevada State Museum, the Old Las Vegas Mormon State Historic Park, the Downtown Arts District, the Smith Center for the Performing Arts, the Adventure dome at Circus Circus, the Auto Collections, the Botanical Gardens, the Flamingo Garden, the Fountain Show, the Fremont Street Experience, the Gallery of Fine Art, the Las Vegas Chinatown Plaza, the Madame Tussauds Wax Museum, the Shark Reef Aquarium, the World's Largest Golden Nugget, the Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition, and many more.