Live Webcam in Las Vegas
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- Location: Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, USA
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- Info: Live streaming webcam in Las Vegas in Nevada, United States. The webcam shows a view of Las Vegas Boulevard also known as “ The Strip”. On the Strip, there are 31 casinos, and 20 more within the city limits. Las Vegas has around 40 million visitors a year.
More info: Las Vegas - the Gambling Capital of the World is located in the arid Mojave Desert in Clark County in the southern corner of Nevada close to the borders of California and Arizona. Currently, Nevada and Louisiana are the only states in the country where casino-style gambling is legal, outside of Indian reservations.
The nickname for Las Vegas of Sin City is thought to have originated from the two original blocks of Fremont Street, where gambling, ladies of the night and liquor were all easily accessible.
The oldest hotel in Las Vegas is the Golden Gate Hotel in Downtown Las Vegas, which opened in 1906 and the first casino opened in 1931. Today there are around 1,700 licensed gambling places, 200,000 slot machines, 150,000 hotel rooms, 15,000 miles of neon tubing, the biggest chocolate fountain in the world and an average of 315 weddings per day.
In 2018, Nevada's gaming revenue was $11.9 billion dollars.