A little bit about Las Vegas: the fruitful valley

In 1829 caravan through entered the desert in Nevada aiming at the direction of Los Angeles. And as it usually happens in the desert of course they got lost. But they were more fortunate than the travelers in the Death Valley — people came upon a small oasis where they even managed to find some water. In gratitude the Oasis got its name — Las Vegas, which in Spanish means «fruitful valley.» READ MORE