Nevada

Browse the best Nevada roadside attractions, tourist traps, road food, and more at Silly America. Plan your next road trip through Nevada and find all the most iconic (and silliest) sites along the way!

Las Vegas Strip

Las Vegas Strip

Happy New Year silly Americans! Welcome to 2009! I have tons of plans for the year, both for developing the website and for traveling the country. So stay tuned for some awesome things coming up around here. When the new year comes it is a time to reflect on the past and prepare for the...

Flamingos at the Wildlife Habitat at the Flamingo Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas.

Wildlife Habitat at the Flamingo Hotel in Las Vegas

When you think of pink feathers in Las Vegas, your first thought is probably a showgirl’s headdress. But there is another creature that sports that look on the Las Vegas strip, and it resides in a hotel of the same name: The Flamingo. So…I have to admit…I kind of refer...

The Venetian Gondola Rides in Las Vegas

The Venetian Gondola Rides in Las Vegas

True story: A Las Vegas gondola ride is more relaxing than a gondola ride through Venice. I speak the truth here, I swear. And I highly recommend the Venetian gondola rides as a diversion from the hustle and bustle of daily Vegas life. Like many hotel/casinos in Las Vegas, The Venetian is...

Sigma Derby Horse Racing Casino Game at MGM Grand in Las Vegas

Sigma Derby: Plastic Horse Races Casino Game in Las Vegas

Everyone knows the gambling standards of Las Vegas Casinos: Blackjack, Poker, Roulette, Slots, Craps. But tucked away in the midst of the card tables of the MGM Grand Casino is my favorite game of them all, one that only a true Silly American could appreciate: Sigma Derby, a plastic horse...

World's Largest Chocolate Fountain in Las Vegas, Nevada

World’s Largest Chocolate Fountain in Las Vegas

There is widely-known fact about silly American (OK OK, American American) girls: We like things chocolate and we like things big (yes boys, size does matter). Over the weekend I took my fourth trip in four years to Las Vegas, Nevada. The city itself is huge in a way only Vegas can be:...