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Las Vegas Strip

Photo: Statue of Liberty (2018), New York, New York

The strip is part of and not part of Las Vegas. It’s plunked in the middle of Clark County and is considered a separate entity from Downtown Las Vegas.

This page explores Las Vegas Boulevard’s busiest corridor.

Treasure Hunt
Oldest building on The Strip

Recommended Listening
Lessons from Las Vegas – 99% Invicible

Headlines
http://www.citi.io/2017/01/31/learning-from-las-vegas-what-the-strip-can-teach-us-about-urban-planning

http://www.lasvegasweekly.com/news/2011/may/12/recycling-strips-best-kept-secret/

Monorail

https://www.lvmonorail.com
https://www.reviewjournal.com/local/the-strip/las-vegas-monorail-co-wants-to-take-100m-gamble-to-expand
Monorail to McCarran? Still too expensive, executive says

Green or Greenwashing
In U.S. building industry, is it too easy to be green? – USA Today
Gambling Green – Travel Weekly
TW USA: Sustainable and responsible tourism greenwashing
Strip resorts lauded for diversity and environmental efforts

Caesars Palace
https://www.caesars.com/caesars-palace/things-to-do/cleopatras-barge

CityCenter
City Center is the largest privately funded construction project in the history of the United States. The project was started by MGM Mirage and Dubai World. The complex opened on December 16, 2009 and at a pricetag of $8.5 billion, occupies 67 acres of the Las Vegas Strip between Frank Sinatra Drive and Las Vegas Boulevard.

More than $40 million was spent on outdoor art, including original sculptures and a colorful bouquet of canoes.

NY NY Rollercoaster
$15 per person. Second-time riders can purchase an additional ticket for $7. Both tickets should be purchased at the same time. The All-Day Scream Pass is $26. The “Flight-for-Four” package is available for $70 and includes admission for four as well as two souvenir photos Please call for special group rates.
https://www.vegas.com/attractions/on-the-strip/ny-ny-roller-coaster/
https://www.newyorknewyork.com/en/entertainment/the-big-apple-coaster-and-arcade.html

T-Mobile Arena

http://www.t-mobilearena.com

http://www.t-mobilearena.com/plan-your-visit/arena-tours

Venetian

SLS
http://www.nbcnews.com/business/travel/betting-big-new-hotels-go-all-las-vegas-strip-n187076
The Strip’s New Monkey Business – David G. Schwartz/Vegas Seven

Mirage
https://www.mirage.com
https://www.mirage.com/en/booking/show-booking.html

Resorts World
https://www.fealasvegas.com/portfolio/item/resorts-world

Wikipedia
Las Vegas Strip

Places

Downtown Las Vegas #DTLV

Las Vegas

Clark County, Nevada

Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas Sign

Nevada

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