Las Vegas was established in 1905 and became a city in 1911. It’s the 28th most populous city in the United States. More than 500,000 people live in Las Vegas and more than 1.8 million in the Las Vegas metropolitan area. Las Vegas is renowned for the amount of casinos in the city and the city has proclaimed itself as The Entertainment Capital of the World. This photo of the Las Vegas Skyline has been selected as the Daily Cool Photo for the 8th of April 2010 on Running Wolf’s Rant. Watch this space for daily photography updates.