what are 10 interesting facts about las vegas.

More than 43 million people visit Las Vegas each year.

11% of people come to Las Vegas to gamble each year but 71% gamble after coming here.

Over 22,000 conventions are held in Las Vegas every year.

Due to the millions of artificial light fountains, Las Vegas is considered the brightest place on earth.

More than half of the 20 largest hotels in the world are located in Las Vegas.

American gangster, Bugsy Siegel, spearheaded the development of the Las Vegas Strip, naming his casino the Flamingo after his showgirl girlfriend.

Britney Spears, the princess of pop fame, married Jason Alexander in 2004 at the Little White Wedding Chapel in Vegas.

In Asian culture, the number 4 is considered unlucky. For that reason, some Vegas hotels have no floors that begin with the number 4.

More than 300 weddings take place in Las Vegas every day, making it the second-highest wedding city in the world.

It would take 288 years for a person to spend one night in each hotel in Las Vegas.