Road Trip 2: Las Vegas

9 08 2011

One thing I learned on my trip to Spain is that there are a number of places in the United States that are named after places in Spain. One of those such places is in fact Las Vegas. The Spanish however, have the word, “Las Begas” which means an area of fertile land with plenty of green plants. I suppose that naming a place in the middle of the desert after a lush land full of greenery is pretty ironic and hypocritical, but perhaps it is appropriate since many refer to the city as an oasis.

With that being said, today I bring you possibly my favorite Las Vegas-related song…




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9 08 2011

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