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Top 10 Las Vegas by DK Publishing

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Things to Avoid

1. Traffic Tangle

Any street intersecting with Las Vegas Boulevard South means slow traffic, but if possible use the streets that run parallel to the Strip, such as Industrial Rd on the west and Koval Ln on the east. Allow yourself extra time during rush hour.

2. Crime Zone

Although the Strip and the five-block Fremont Street Experience pedestrian mall are considered safe at any time, certain areas in North Las Vegas and on S. Maryland Parkway, around Sunrise Hospital, are not. The area north of Las Vegas library on Las Vegas Boulevard North is perhaps the roughest neighborhood in town. Use caution when visiting.

3. Con Artists

Rings of confidence tricksters – men and women – frequently operate in Nevada, with all sorts of scams. ...

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