The venetian is a five-star casino/hotel located on the Las Vegas strip in Paradise, Nevada. It is the second largest casino in the world behind The Venetian Macao. The Venetian Las Vegas was built at a cost of $1.5 billion, making it one of the most expensive resorts as well. This casino has various attractions including the Guggenheim Hermitage Museum and 4 state of the art theatres. TAO nightclub is also a major attraction for visitors as it generated over $50 million in revenue in 2015. The Venetian's design is inspired by the city of Venice in Italy and features various replicas of notable landmarks throughout the casino.