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The Festivals of Las Vegas

Las Vegas is the most well know conurbation in the State of Nevada. It is renowned for its casinos and its adult entertainment industry, but it is also the centre of arts, crafts and other cultural activities that occur in the region. There are many festivals that occur each year[…]

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The History of the Native Americans of Nevada – Part 2

The second part of our epic journey following the Native Americans of Nevada, continues looking at the lives of the peoples that were the forefathers of the American Nation. The way they lived and the development of these first Americans was dictated by the land they survived on, the climate,[…]

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Politics and the law in Nevada

The success of Nevada as a state has certainly been influenced by certain laws that have passed in the region. While some people have been attracted into the area as a result of the laws that have been passed, it is also true to say that the complete opposite has[…]

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The History of the Native Americans of Nevada – Part 1

Who are the Native Americans of Nevada? To understand this question, we have to figure out how the first peoples came to America. Late in the last Ice Age there was an exodus of humans that crossed the Bering Land Bridge from Asia into Alaska. And a couple of hundred[…]

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The music of Las Vegas

Las Vegas is known around the world for being city of gambling and casinos. It is also renowned for its adult entertainment industry. However with so many people being attracted into the region the casinos have done everything to make their venue more attractive than their competitors. One of the[…]

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Eating in Nevada

A brief over view of Nevada’s history will give a clue to how the state’s past is reflected in what is eaten. First colonized by miners, then by construction workers and finally by gamblers, the residents of the state have always had big appetites. Considering that the most successful type[…]

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The Cities of Nevada

Nevada is famed for having a low density of population. However, as a result of the rather unique environment very few of the people who live inside the state live in rural areas. Most people who reside in the state have collected in the urban settlements. The capital city of[…]

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The National and State Parks of Nevada

The State of Nevada may not offer the same outstanding features that many other states have in abundance, yet the numbers of parks found in the region reflect the valuable and rare ecosystems that can be found. Many people who visit Nevada do so with the intention of exploring these[…]

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The Economy of Nevada

With the state being one of the least densely populated regions of the United States one would imagine that the economy would be weak. With the area being dominated by large areas of desert and barren land the idea that there would be any commercial activity is scarcely believable. Yet[…]

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The sports in Nevada

The State has produced many fine sportsman and the weather conditions are ideal for an outdoor lifestyle and participating in sports based activities. However, professional sports franchises have shied away from the State as a result of its gambling industry. However, there does appear to be a softening of people’s[…]

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