The Las Vegas Strip, located on Las Vegas Boulevard, is not only a land mark for Las Vegas and Nevada, it is a global landmark. Over 30 million people per year visit Las Vegas. Most visitors will end up on The Strip to tour the casinos, gamble, catch a show, attend a convention, etc. Las Vegas hosts more than 124,000 hotel rooms of which most are on The Strip. Nine out of ten of the largest hotels in the world are located there.
In the early 1930s the first casino was licensed. Today, gaming revenue exceeds $9 billion annually for more than 1700 licensed places to gamble. Some 87% of all visitors will gamble during their stay.
The McCarran airport is located just off of the south end of The Strip. It handles an average 850 flights per day to transport 2.4 million visitors per month.
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