- PointsandTravel ✈
When people think of Nevada, Las Vegas instantly comes to mind with its casinos. The state has so much more to offer than gambling your earnings away, Such as shows, the Strip, museums, skiing, hiking and biking in the state parks, hot air balloon rides, and plenty of great retail therapy. Plus North Lake Tahoe! Referred to as The Silver State, Nevada became famous for its silver mining industry way before it became famous for Las Vegas.