Try Your Luck At the World’s Seven Most Impressive Casinos
The casino has become a popular place for all sorts of gambling activities over the years but you might be impressed at how the casino has evolved over the years. The casino has gotten to where the gambling action is only a small part of what’s included. Here are just a few of the most impressive casinos that you could visit all around the world. These seven places include a number of different spaces that are appealing and fun for all people to try out.
The Venetian Macao (Macau)
The Chinese administrative region of Macau has become a haven for casinos. Many of the world’s largest casinos can be found in this place located due south of Guangzhou and right to the west of Hong Kong. The Venetian Macao is by far the world’s largest casino with a total size of about 546,000 square feet. In addition to about three thousand gaming machines and nearly a thousand table games, there’s a few shopping spaces around here including the Shoppes at Four Seasons and the Shoppes at Cotai Central. Several high-end fashion retailers have stores here while people can also dine at the dozens of Chinese, Western and Japanese restaurants around the casino.
Foxwoods Casino (Ledyard, Connecticut)
The Foxwoods Resort Casino is located in an open field in between I-95 and I-395 that covers close to five million square feet of space with things for just about every family member to enjoy. The casino itself only covers about 340,000 square feet but it has more than six thousand game machines, one hundred poker tables, a race book and a bingo hall with more than three thousand seats. Foxwoods also has a two-level arcade, fine dining spots like the Paragon and Al Dente restaurants, casual dining spots including a Hard Rock Café, a spa and a shopping center. There are also two championship golf courses at the Foxwoods complex.
Tusk Rio Casino Resort (Klerksdorp, South Africa)
The Tusk Rio Casino Resort is a bit of the drive on the N12 southwest of Johannesburg but the drive will certainly be worth it for people in South Africa. While there’s a little less than three hundred gaming machines here, there are also poker tournaments every Sunday with a buy-in of R500 to get in. The resort also has an arcade and play center for the kids, a large paintball field, a quad biking area and a few fine restaurants like the Copacabana buffet restaurant.
The MGM Grand was the largest casino when it opened on the southern end of the Las Vegas Strip in 1993 but it is still formidable at 170,000 square feet in size. It has thousands of gaming machines, two hundred table games and a sportsbook. It is also home to many shows including David Copperfield’s magic show, a Cirque du Soleil show and a CSI-themed attraction. There are also several dining spaces here including a food court, a buffet, an Emeril’s restaurant and a Rainforest Café location. There’s also a spa and a wedding chapel on the casino’s premises.
Borgata Casino (Atlantic City)
The Borgata is the most heralded place for gambling and other casino activities in Atlantic City. There are nearly four thousand gaming machines here plus Bobby Flay and Wolfgang Puck restaurants, a comedy club and a winery. The Wine Classroom particularly has a number of wine tasting events and sales throughout the year.
Circus Circus Reno (Reno)
While Reno has long been known for being the secondary city for gambling action in Nevada behind Las Vegas, Circus Circus is a noteworthy place in Reno to visit. Circus Circus has a variety of attractions including a sportsbook and hundreds of slots, a cabaret, a circus attraction, a midway and restaurants like Kokopelli’s Sushi and Dos Geckos Cantina. This casino makes for a memorable place to visit while in the Biggest Little City on Earth.
Casino Monte-Carlo (Monaco)
The Casino-Monte Carlo is a historic attraction in Monaco that is worth spotting. The building itself was constructed in the mid-nineteenth century and has a good number of slots and table games. However, the casino has become extremely popular among high-end tourists in recent years for its find restaurants including the Le Salon Rose and Les Prives restaurants. The casino is so luxurious that people actually have to pay €10 just to get in before playing or doing anything.