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South Lake Tahoe

California is the most populous state of the United States. Located on the Pacific coast of North America, it is bordered by Oregon, Nevada, Arizona and Mexico. California is known for its pleasant climate and ethnically diverse population. The name California is most commonly believed derived from a storied paradise peopled by black Amazons and ruled by Queen Califia.

South Lake Tahoe is a city in El Dorado County, California, in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. The population was 23,609 as per the 2000 census. The east end of this city, on the California-Nevada state line, is mostly geared towards tourism, with T-shirt shops, restaurants, hotels, and the Heavenly Ski Resort with the Nevada casinos just across the state line in Stateline, Nevada. Sonny Bono hit a tree while skiing on the Nevada side of the Heavenly Ski Resort. He later died from injuries suffered in the accident.

The western end of town is primarily residential, and clusters around The Y the X shaped intersection of US Highway 50. As per the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 42.7 square kilometers. As per the census of 2000, there were 23,609 people, 9,410 households, and 5,391 families residing in the city. The population density was 906.1 per square kilometers.

This destination is definitely one of the popular tourist attractions in California worth paying a visit while touring the country. This place leaves a pleasing and unforgettable memory and justifies the proud cultural tradition of California. It can also be considered as the preeminent, historical and potential tourism destination that enjoys a very positive reputation with worldwide travelers to become one of the most visited places.

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