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Gambling Destinations, Guides

What Games Have The Best (And Worst) Odds In Vegas?

Nevada's state-wide gross gaming revenue (GGR) totaled $15.52 billion last year. This marks the third consecutive year of GGR growth. That’s a hell of a lot of money. And there’s a reason why casino owners get rich – especially in Las Vegas. If you weren’t already...

February 26, 2024 3 min read
Gambling Destinations

Discovering Vegas: 19 Cheap Things To Do In Vegas For An Unforgettable Experience

Las Vegas can be expensive, especially if you've brought the kids. Luckily, there are plenty of fun cheap things to do in Vegas. I've compiled a list of the 19 best activities to do in Sin City for under $35. We wanted to make it under...

February 2, 2024 9 min read
Gambling Destinations, Top 10s

Unwind in Vegas: 9 Best Spas In Las Vegas For Ultimate Relaxation

Bright lights, blackjack and luxury hotels: Las Vegas — it’s the greatest gambling city in the world. Whether you’re a...
January 26, 2024 5 min read
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Gambling Destinations, Top 10s

Vegas On A Budget: 19 Cool Things To Do In Vegas For Free

Whether it's the world-famous Las Vegas sign, the lights of Fremont Street, or the MSG Sphere, there are plenty of...
January 26, 2024 9 min read
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Gambling Destinations, Guides, Top 10s

Where To Find The Best Casino Buffets In Las Vegas

Las Vegas has always been about excess. From the poker table to the hotel suites, bigger definitely means better.  This...
February 26, 2023 7 min read
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Gambling Destinations, Top 10s

Top 10 Fun Things To Do With Kids In Vegas

For a long time, Las Vegas was known as an adult’s getaway. After all, a city doesn’t earn the nickname...
February 21, 2023 5 min read
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Gambling Destinations, Poker

5 Casino And Poker Cheating Scandals That Shocked The World

Poker rooms and casinos handle huge amounts of cash, and where there’s a lot of money, there’s always someone looking...
December 28, 2022 7 min read
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Gambling Destinations

The History Of Las Vegas Casinos

Today, Las Vegas is a mass of gigantic resort complexes and blinding lights. As the spiritual capital of casino gambling,...
December 6, 2022 6 min read
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Gambling Destinations, Industry

Luxor’s Sky Beam Attracts A Lot More Than Just Casino-goers

Unveiled during the early 1990s, Luxor Las Vegas swiftly became an iconic part of the Strip thanks to its instantly...
November 21, 2022 3 min read
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Gambling Destinations, Places To Gamble

Top 6 Most Dangerous Areas To Risk Your Life In Las Vegas

Like any city, Las Vegas can be dangerous. You have a 1 in 187 chance of becoming a victim of...
November 10, 2022 4 min read
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Gambling Destinations, Guides, Top 10s

10 Things You Should Know About Native American Casinos

The first Indigenous-owned casino was opened in December 1979 by the Seminole Tribe, in the form of a high stakes...
October 28, 2022 6 min read
Gambling Destinations, Industry

Top 5 Richest Casino Owners In Asia

In terms of gambling and casinos, the law changes greatly across the Asian continent. Some countries have strict anti-gambling laws...
October 2, 2022 5 min read
Gambling Destinations, Industry

Top 5 Richest Casino Owners In The US

In the United States, casinos are big money. Of course, most people know about the high rollers and casino whales,...
September 24, 2022 4 min read
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Gambling Destinations

What’s With All The Deaths At Luxor Las Vegas?

Las Vegas is a city that is full of incredible stories of legend. This is certainly the case when it...
August 23, 2022 6 min read
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Gambling Destinations, Places To Gamble

What’s The Deal With Cruise Ship Gambling?

The best thing about cruise ships crossing international waters is that gambling doesn’t come under the same regulations as when...
August 15, 2022 6 min read
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Gambling Destinations, Guides

Your Guide To Tipping In Vegas: Who, How Much & When

If you’re heading to Las Vegas for some high-rolling fun, the last thing you want to worry about is committing...
June 16, 2022 4 min read
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Celebrities & Poker Pros, Gambling Destinations, Guides

How Gambler Benny Binion Built Vegas As We Know It

Las Vegas is the gambling hub of the world. When you look at this Nevada city, it’s hard to imagine...
June 2, 2022 7 min read
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Gambling Destinations

15 Of The Weirdest Laws In Las Vegas

We all know that phrase, ‘what happens in Vegas stays in Vegas’ but had you ever considered it might refer...
May 26, 2022 6 min read
Gambling Destinations, Guides, Places To Gamble

Where To Find ATMs With The Cheapest Fees In Las Vegas

Although there are ATMs everywhere in Las Vegas, if you don't plan ahead then withdrawing money can get very expensive,...
May 6, 2022 6 min read
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Gambling Destinations, Top 10s

10 Best Value Resorts And Hotels In Las Vegas

If all you're looking for is a cheap place to stay in Las Vegas, you might opt for a great...
January 25, 2022 4 min read
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Gambling Destinations, Poker

What Revenue Does The WSOP Bring To Vegas?

Las Vegas was built on the backs of the gambling industry, and without casinos, it would not exist as we...
October 27, 2021 5 min read
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Gambling Destinations, Guides, Industry, Top 10s

Can You Guess The Oldest Casinos In The World?

Casinos have historically attracted glamour, glitz and wealth. But the bright lights and the exciting buzz of today are quite...
July 23, 2021 3 min read
Gambling Destinations

Is This The World’s Most Beautiful Eco Casino?

Casino Middelkerke is tipped to be the world’s most beautiful eco casino. Here’s all you need to know about Belgium’s...
April 30, 2021 2 min read
Gambling Destinations, Top 10s

Top 10 Casino Restaurants In The World

Casinos and top-class restaurants go hand-in-hand. The reasoning is simple — when you’re having a great night, or day out,...
February 25, 2021 5 min read
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Gambling Destinations, Infographics

Will Las Vegas Run Out Of Water?

We usually think of Sin City as the land of milk and honey, where anything goes and everything flows. But...
November 17, 2020 5 min read
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Gambling Destinations

The Wonders Of Craigslist Las Vegas

Craigslist has everything from missed connections to help you find that intriguing stranger you met the other day, to bizarre...
November 10, 2020 5 min read
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Gambling Destinations

These Are The Most Wish-Listed Airbnbs In Vegas And Yes, You’ll Want To Stay At Them All

Traveling hasn’t been on the cards this year. But there’s nothing like dreaming about, or even planning, your next vacation....
September 20, 2020 3 min read
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Gambling Destinations

14 Amazing Vintage Videos Of Vegas Through The Ages

Whilst Las Vegas is a comparatively young city it’s already bagged its fair share of history and changing faces. Since...
September 7, 2020 4 min read
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Gambling Destinations, Top 10s

Top 10 Ways To Impress A Date In Las Vegas

Impressing a date has never seemed more important. In this world of dating apps and endless ‘other options’, if you’re...
August 27, 2020 4 min read
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Gambling Destinations, Places To Gamble

Top 5 Biggest Casinos in Europe

If you’re planning a big gambling trip, chances are that you’ll be heading to Las Vegas or Macau for some...
July 28, 2020 4 min read
Gambling Destinations, Guides, How-To, Tips & Tricks

How To Get The Most Out Of Casino Comps

Casino comps take your experience to the next level. The ‘comp’ stands for ‘complimentary’, and in the world of casinos...
June 24, 2020 8 min read
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Gambling Destinations, Guides, Top 10s

Top 10 Biggest Casinos In The World Ever

When it comes to the biggest casinos ever, we’re talking giants, behemoths and big-guns. Sprawling complexes of entertainment that could...
June 10, 2020 5 min read
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Gambling Destinations, Infographics

4 Insane Graphics Of The New Normal – Casinos in The Coronavirus

With COVID-19 hitting the globe with a heavy hand there’s not a single industry that hasn’t been affected. Whilst gambling...
May 19, 2020 9 min read
Gambling Destinations, Top 10s

10 Best Nightclubs in Las Vegas

Las Vegas is known the world over for its gambling and epic casinos, and that, of course, goes hand in...
December 31, 2019 5 min read
Gambling Destinations, Places To Gamble, Top 10s

The 10 Most Instagrammable Spots in Las Vegas

With social media ruling our lives it makes you think twice about where to book your vacation. After all, if...
December 16, 2019 4 min read
Gambling Destinations, Industry, Places To Gamble

Everything You Need to Know About The BIGGEST Casino in The US

Ever wondered what is the biggest casino in the US? It's the WinStar World Casino and Resort in Oklahoma! As...
November 23, 2019 4 min read
Gambling Destinations

The Creepiest Ghost Tours in Vegas

As the most terrifying time of the year approaches, it’s time to step away from the bright lights of the...
October 23, 2019 2 min read
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Gambling Destinations, Guides, Top 10s

The 10 Worst Hotels In Las Vegas

Going to Las Vegas is often seen as the pinnacle of the gambling experience. With the famous strip and countless...
October 1, 2019 6 min read
Gambling Destinations, Top 10s

Top 10 Airbnbs in Atlantic City

Ready to pack your bags for Atlantic City, aka ‘America’s Playground’? Also dubbed the ‘Las Vegas of the East’ thanks...
July 20, 2019 5 min read
Gambling Destinations, Places To Gamble

How to Spend 24 Hours in Monaco On A Budget

The principality of Monaco is well-known for its beautiful shops, people, and boats. Home to the exciting F1 track that...
June 9, 2019 4 min read