For most people, going to Vegas is about the glitzy excess. Up at the north end of Las Vegas Strip are some more interesting sights, like the legendary wedding chapels. I’m not sure that Elvis is the celebrant here, but it definitely looks classy.
Take a helicopter tour of the Grand Canyon: it’s an experience I’ll never forget. The Colorado Plateau rises out of the desert with a sheer cliff face, setting a clear border in the landscape.