Dreaming spires and Las Vegas aren't the most obvious combination but the University of Nevada Las Vegas has a pleasant campus in the happily named district of Paradise, and it's a good place to wander round if you're in the area. The five story Lied University Library is a striking piece of architecture.
There's a Performing Art Centre which puts on a wide variety of theatrical, dance, classical and modern musical performances by the UNLV departments as well as outside events. The university earns good reviews from its diverse student body, most of whom report feeling safe and happy on the campus.
Head to the Eiffel Tower Restaurant for an unforgettable night of classic french cuisine and charm... Read more