Las Vegas Essay Examples

My Dream Trip to Las Vegas

It was summer 2009. My husband surprised me with tickets to Las Vegas, for our second anniversary. Our 4 days vacation package included air ticket, car and hotel. I was all excited, and packed all beautiful and colorful dresses appropriate for Las Vegas temperature. We were advised ahead by our friends to stay indoors during… View Article

Wynn Resorts and answer the following questions

1. What is the importance of Mr. Steven Wynn himself, to the Wynn Resorts company? Steve Wynn followed his passion as an entrepreneur and has changed the world of gaming. He has become the most talented casino gamer the world has ever seen. His patient, the man that he became has earned him a spot… View Article

History of Las Vegas, Nevada

Las Vegas, translated from Spanish as “the meadows” was discovered and thus established in 1829 by the Mexican merchant Antonio Armijo, who led a trade caravan of 60 men creating a trade route to Los Angeles. Ironically, what historically was established as a mere transition point on a route, became one of the most remarkable… View Article

“Marrying Absurd” by Joan Didion

The essay “Marrying Absurd” written by Joan Didion provides the background of wedding ceremonies in Las Vegas, Nevada. The essay begins with the history of when weddings became popular in Las Vegas in the 60s, and how it is now sold as a Vegas commodity. Didion further explains how the past of Vegas as a… View Article

Fundamentals of Nevada History

The Nevada constitution was framed by a convention of delegates chosen by the people. The convention met at Carson City on July 4, 1864, and adjourned on July 28 of the same year. On the 1st Wednesday of September 1864, the constitution was approved by the vote of the people of the Territory of Nevada,… View Article