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With a size of a car… ]]> Tue, 17 May 2016 11:41:20 +0200 GMT The LINQ Hotel & Casino becomes the first hotel to suggest bunk bed rooms! /en/blog/the-linq-hotel-casino-becomes-the-first-hotel-to-suggest-bunk-bed-rooms/401 /en/blog/the-linq-hotel-casino-becomes-the-first-hotel-to-suggest-bunk-bed-rooms/401 The trendy and huge Resort, located on the Las Vegas Strip, innovates with this new offer that will surely seduce groups and modern travellers, coming for fun or business trips. In May, the LINQ Hotel & Casino innovates and increases the competition to a high new level. The famous hotel announced that 12 new bunk bed rooms are now available for groups of friends, business teams or families. Already set for the next summer, those bunk bed rooms feature the latest technology and sophisticated décor. According to prnewswire, the rate of the 350 square feet rooms will be starting at $69. The visi… ]]> Tue, 10 May 2016 14:47:52 +0200 GMT Football Champion of England and £2.5 million won at the casino! /en/blog/football-champion-of-england-and-2-5-million-won-at-the-casino/400 /en/blog/football-champion-of-england-and-2-5-million-won-at-the-casino/400 We could call that the chance of the champion. Vichai Srivaddhanarabha, the owner of Leicester City FC, won not less than £2.5 million at the casino. All of that, just after being the surprising winner of the football Premier league. The incredible scene took place Wednesday 4th of May 2016 at the Genting Casino of Leicester, according to the telegraph. Quickly after celebrating the title of champion with his players, the Thai tycoon went to the city’s casino with some friends to spend the evening at the gaming tables. A few hours later, he left the venue with £2.5 million in his hands! A cra… ]]> Mon, 09 May 2016 15:30:07 +0200 GMT The day when a man bet all his fortune at the roulette. /en/blog/the-day-when-a-man-bet-all-his-fortune-at-the-roulette/394 /en/blog/the-day-when-a-man-bet-all-his-fortune-at-the-roulette/394 Small throwback on an exceptional moment. The 11th of April 2004, a 32 years-old young English man bets all his money at the roulette…double or quits. On which colour the ball is going to fall? No matter if we bet $5 or $100, we always feel our heart quickly betting when the croupier says, “ no more bets please”. Imagine one minute this incredible scenario: you’re a young English man, drinking with your friends at a table in a bar and decide to throw a crazy bet: gamble your whole assets and goods at the roulette, double or quits. When your friends, a bit tipsy, laugh about the story, you are… ]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 13:07:30 +0200 GMT 20% discount in the best hotels of Vegas by booking until the 12th May = rooms from $32! /en/blog/20-discount-in-the-best-hotels-of-vegas-by-booking-until-the-12th-may-rooms-from-32/392 /en/blog/20-discount-in-the-best-hotels-of-vegas-by-booking-until-the-12th-may-rooms-from-32/392 The Caesar's Entertainment group gives you another time some very profitable prices in its Las Vegas' hotels. Indeed, it organises the "Hot Rates 2016" that will make you save 20% on the price of your hotel room by booking before the 12th of May. This date indicates the end of the promotion but not your potential stay that goes until March 2017! Even if they are all well recognized, we will indicate you in blue the more luxurious of them, where you will experience a magic time! To consult these advantageous prices, click on the following hotel links: The Harrah's from $32 a night. The Cromwel… ]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 14:23:34 +0200 GMT The impressive renovation of the Mandalay Bay is done! /en/blog/the-impressive-renovation-of-the-mandalay-bay-is-done/390 /en/blog/the-impressive-renovation-of-the-mandalay-bay-is-done/390 One of the most famous Resorts of the Las Vegas Strip, the Mandalay Bay Hotel, started an impressive remodeling of over 3,000 rooms. The iconic venue invested nearly $100 million in renovations for a more luxurious and attractive offer. Last year, after the rooms of the Delano and Four Seasons hotels had been finished, a new relooking started on the 3,211 rooms and suites of the Mandalay Bay, the main hotel, as Forbes recalls us. A new look with a unique atmosphere has been integrated to the three new collections of rooms created: The Resort, The Suites and Luxury. Credits: www.mandalaybay.co… ]]> Mon, 25 Apr 2016 15:30:12 +0200 GMT Top 10 Las Vegas Hotels Without Resort Fees /en/blog/top-10-las-vegas-hotels-without-resort-fees/384 /en/blog/top-10-las-vegas-hotels-without-resort-fees/384 You’ve taken your decision: you are going to Las Vegas! Now, you have to choose and book your hotel room. We have already told you, in a recent article, that many hotel casinos of Vegas add a resort fee to the bill. Maybe you want to save some money and you prefer to pay just for your room. But the fact is that you don’t know which hotels do not apply resort fees? Well, there is no time to be worried. Here a top 10 of the hotels of Las Vegas without resort fees! 10 – Arizona Charlie’s Decatur The Arizona Charlie’s Decatur provides 260 rooms. Its location is ideal, you will be close to the I-9… ]]> Mon, 18 Apr 2016 14:36:06 +0200 GMT The world’s largest slot tournament is held at the Muckleshoot casino! /en/blog/the-world-s-largest-slot-tournament-is-held-at-the-muckleshoot-casino/382 /en/blog/the-world-s-largest-slot-tournament-is-held-at-the-muckleshoot-casino/382 The huge Muckleshoot casino located in Auburn, Washington, is aiming to make history. The venue is about to hold the world’s largest slot machines tournament of all time, Saturday 30th of April! The Auburn Muckleshoot Casino is one of the biggest gambling venues in the Northwest of the United States. It features 3,100 video gaming machines, 70 gaming tables, 32 poker tables and bingos events. The venue is about to make history for its 21st anniversary. During the Everi’s 2016 TournEvent of Champions, the casino is aiming to beat a world record by holding the world’s largest slot tournament! To… ]]> Mon, 18 Apr 2016 12:22:39 +0200 GMT Gambling Age Limit in Canada /en/blog/gambling-age-limit-in-canada/380 /en/blog/gambling-age-limit-in-canada/380 As the same goes for the United-States, there is a regulation regarding the gambling legal age in the casinos of Canada. If you are planning to travel around Canada and try one of the many casinos of the country, you should know that the legal gambling age depends on the law of the different Provinces and Territories of Canada. In order to help you choose the best place for your gambling experience, please check the following: Alberta: 18 British Columbia: 19 Manitoba: 18 New Brunswick: 19 Newfoundland and Labrador: 19 Nova Scotia: 19 Ontario: 19 Prince Edward Island: 19 Quebec: 18 Saskatchew… ]]> Tue, 12 Apr 2016 12:16:54 +0200 GMT Gambling age limit in the United-States of America (USA) /en/blog/gambling-age-limit-in-the-united-states-of-america-usa/379 /en/blog/gambling-age-limit-in-the-united-states-of-america-usa/379 You are finally ready to travel around the US and discover its huge and amazing gambling venues. Maybe, you are a young fellow and you are travelling with all your best friends. If it is the case, you must know that there are legal gambling ages in US. The problem is that these legal ages vary from one state to another! Here’s a list that will help you to know where you are allowed to play depending of your age. The legal gambling age is codified into the Federal Law with a number of different variables. The thing is that the States establish a legal age but the casinos can fix their own minim… ]]> Tue, 12 Apr 2016 12:13:17 +0200 GMT Video Poker Strategy: The Deuces Wild /en/blog/video-poker-strategy-the-deuces-wild/378 /en/blog/video-poker-strategy-the-deuces-wild/378 Second variant of Video Poker the most widespread in the world, the Deuces Wild is a version quite simple and easy to understand. Indeed, it retakes the basis of the Jack’s or Better or Joker Poker that we explained before. But here, in the Deuces Wild, the 4 Deuces of the card deck are transformed in Joker. You must understand here that when you get one or several 2 on your machine, you can replace them by the card you need to get the best combination. No worries, we’ll explain all of that to you in the following! Rules of Deuces Wild --> After betting, you obtain 5 cards, which represent y… ]]> Tue, 12 Apr 2016 11:27:21 +0200 GMT Huge expansion project at the Las Vegas Wynn Hotel & Casino /en/blog/huge-expansion-project-at-the-las-vegas-wynn-hotel-casino/376 /en/blog/huge-expansion-project-at-the-las-vegas-wynn-hotel-casino/376 The statement has been made directly from the wealthy owner, Steve Wynn. He announced a new staggering project at his Wynn Hotel & Casino located on the Strip. The golf course located behind the venue will get some transformation with the addition of a gigantic space dedicated to entertainment! The project is staggering and enormous. But nothing surprising, we are in Sin City, the city of excessiveness! The Wynn Hotel & Casino, already huge with its 4,500 rooms, will be expended thanks to new facilities on its golf course. A lagoon, A 1,000 hotel rooms tower, a convention space, restaurants, … ]]> Mon, 11 Apr 2016 12:20:39 +0200 GMT 1,000 Slots added at the Resorts World Casino of New York City! /en/blog/1-000-slots-added-at-the-resorts-world-casino-of-new-york-city/373 /en/blog/1-000-slots-added-at-the-resorts-world-casino-of-new-york-city/373 Thanks to the vote of the annual budget of the State of New York, The Resort World Casino located in the Queens will soon propose to its visitors over 1,000 supplementary slot machines! After trying our free slots online, you may have more chances to win the jackpot at the Resorts World Casino of New York City! While the venue, located nearby the JFK airport, possesses already over 5,400 slot machines, the owners of the venue have obtained the right to add not less than 1,000 electronic machines. An incredible news for one of the most profitable casinos of the country, as the qns.com website i… ]]> Fri, 08 Apr 2016 12:10:39 +0200 GMT 25% discount on your Las Vegas hotel rooms until the 21st of April in Caesars' hotels /en/blog/25-discount-on-your-las-vegas-hotel-rooms-until-the-21st-of-april-in-caesars-hotels/371 /en/blog/25-discount-on-your-las-vegas-hotel-rooms-until-the-21st-of-april-in-caesars-hotels/371 Las Vegas, the famous Sin City, is often a dream destination for many players and fans of nightlife. Between the fly tickets, the car rent or the casino’s budget, it is sometimes difficult to please us regarding the hotel room. It is a shame when you see the many venues of the Strip that could make you spend a unique experience. Anyway, the Caesars Entertainment Group understood this trouble and will cheer you up. Indeed, in order to celebrate the “mid-Season”, you can enjoy a 25% discount on your hotel room by booking before the 21st of April. This dates indicates the end of this special offe… ]]> Fri, 08 Apr 2016 11:31:13 +0200 GMT A gold miner hits $12,5 million Jackpot at the Elko Gold Dust West Casino! /en/blog/a-gold-miner-hits-12-5-million-jackpot-at-the-elko-gold-dust-west-casino/367 /en/blog/a-gold-miner-hits-12-5-million-jackpot-at-the-elko-gold-dust-west-casino/367 What happened Tuesday 22th of March at the casino of Elko could be described as an American dream or a fairytale. During his day-off, Efren Aguirre, a 64 years old gold miner, won $12,5 million jackpot. Despite being now a multi-millionaire, Efren told that he’d continue to work! The Elko Gold Dust West Casino is located in the northeastern part of the state of Nevada. The casino features over 350 slot machines and gaming tables as Blackjack, Craps or 3-Card Poker. The 22th of March, Efren Aguirre asked his boss a day-off. He decided to use this free time to play at the casino with his wife M… ]]> Thu, 31 Mar 2016 12:36:18 +0200 GMT A new Aspers casino will open in Southampton! /en/blog/a-new-aspers-casino-will-open-in-southampton/366 /en/blog/a-new-aspers-casino-will-open-in-southampton/366 After several years of hard competition, the Aspers Group obtained the right to build a casino in the city of Southampton. Located on the Royal Pier Waterfront, the venue will surely be as beautiful as the other establishments of the group in the UK! The Southampton super casino project is part of the Royal Pier Waterfront development organized by the city to increase the attractiveness and the economic environment of this major port. The new complex is going to create over 200 local jobs. The Aspers group succeeded in beating out rivals Grosvernor (UK’s biggest casino operator), Global gaming… ]]> Wed, 30 Mar 2016 13:56:13 +0200 GMT Top 10 Las Vegas’ Unique Restaurants! /en/blog/top-10-las-vegas-unique-restaurants/364 /en/blog/top-10-las-vegas-unique-restaurants/364 You are in Las Vegas and you have already tried every possible type of restaurants: Gourmet, buffets, Asian, Italian, American etc… Now, you want to live an uncommon gustatory experience as Sin City is? If you like to enjoy unique and unusual moments, why don’t you let yourself discovering the most unusual restaurants of the city. So here’s for the pleasure of all, a top 10 of the most unusual restaurants of Las Vegas! 10 – Heart Attack Grill It has been a while since you want to make jealous all your friends by doing a crazy thing? Let yourself be temped by this uncommon and funny restauran… ]]> Tue, 29 Mar 2016 15:01:15 +0200 GMT The staggering project of the Great Barrier Reef Resort of Cairns in Australia! /en/blog/the-staggering-project-of-the-great-barrier-reef-resort-of-cairns-in-australia/360 /en/blog/the-staggering-project-of-the-great-barrier-reef-resort-of-cairns-in-australia/360 The powerful tycoon Tony Fung, who owns the brand Aquis, has just announced a partnership with two big Chinese investors. Numerous operations will be undertaken thanks to this partnership. It seems that the amazing project of the Great Barrier Reef Resort could possibly be opened in 2018! The Great Barrier Reef Resort is a gigantic project of a 340,6 ha complex surrounded by an artificial lake of 33 ha. Located on the beaches of Yorkeys Knob just 15 min from the center of Cairns, in the Australian Queensland, the construction would be estimated over $8,15 billions! Aiming to be the most attrac… ]]> Mon, 21 Mar 2016 14:49:30 +0100 GMT Online Blackjack on the Partouche Group website! /en/blog/online-blackjack-on-the-partouche-group-website/358 /en/blog/online-blackjack-on-the-partouche-group-website/358 After its slot machine game “Flaming Seven”, the French group will be now proposing Blackjack games! To play, you just need to get your Players Plus loyalty card. Lately, the lucky holders of the Players Plus card could already play with their Players points to the virtual slot machine “Flaming Seven” for free. They can win 5,000 times their bets thanks to its 9 lines! Very popular, the Partouche Group decided to extend the offers of this online game by adding Blackjack games. It will be available on all the group’s websites, in the tab “My online games” in the Partouche space reserved to the… ]]> Fri, 18 Mar 2016 14:46:08 +0100 GMT An amazing tombola at the Mazagan Casino of El Jadida! /en/blog/an-amazing-tombola-at-the-mazagan-casino-of-el-jadida/355 /en/blog/an-amazing-tombola-at-the-mazagan-casino-of-el-jadida/355 The magnificent Moroccan venue organizes another very attractive promotional operation. As always, the Fariss lottery will let you win a car, weekends and gaming credits. All of that, thanks to a free participation of course… The event, which will be held from the 14th of March to the 2nd of April 2016, is reserved to the players in possession of the “Fariss Club” card. If you are not a subscriber yet, no worries, it is totally free! Knowing that the participation to this tombola is possible every day and that it allows to win a Volswagen Passat, it would be a shame to miss it! Speaking of whi… ]]> Mon, 14 Mar 2016 14:34:19 +0100 GMT A large enhancement for the hotel-rooms of the Caesars Entertainment Group! /en/blog/a-large-enhancement-for-the-hotel-rooms-of-the-caesars-entertainment-group/352 /en/blog/a-large-enhancement-for-the-hotel-rooms-of-the-caesars-entertainment-group/352 The powerful American operator of hotels and casinos has just announced a large plan of refreshment for its venues’ rooms. This lifting will concern 20% of its Las Vegas’ rooms and 15% of the ones located elsewhere. As a recall, the group Caesars Entertainment Corporation, it is over 50 casinos and resorts all around the world! The group possesses ones of the biggest hotel-casinos of the Las Vegas Strip as the Planet Hollywood, Paris Hotel or the famous Caesars Palace. Soon, then, the group will begin a large construction sites simultaneously in several venues. More than 5 700 suites and rooms… ]]> Thu, 10 Mar 2016 14:46:00 +0100 GMT Las Vegas Resort Fees 2017: the Guide! /en/blog/las-vegas-resort-fees-2017-the-guide/349 /en/blog/las-vegas-resort-fees-2017-the-guide/349 This time, it is done, you took the decision to go to Las Vegas and spend a wonderful stay. Now, you have to choose the hotel that will meet your expectations and most of all, your budget. Either thanks to a travel agency or directly on the chosen hotel website, we suggest you to be careful of the “Resort Fees” when you will book your room. This daily tax is applied on almost all the Vegas hotels and increases every year. The Resort Fees were added a few years ago on the fees of the hotel-casinos of Las Vegas. Without knowing it, numerous clients had to pay this special tax that is added to th… ]]> Thu, 03 Mar 2016 16:23:14 +0100 GMT The Trump Taj Mahal of Atlantic City has a new owner! /en/blog/the-trump-taj-mahal-of-atlantic-city-has-a-new-owner/347 /en/blog/the-trump-taj-mahal-of-atlantic-city-has-a-new-owner/347 The famous casino named after the Republican candidate to the White House, Donald Trump, has a new owner. Since Friday the 26th of February, billionaire Carl Icahn is the new boss of the venue. He will have to increase the revenue as well as the casino’s frequentation, in decline the last few years. The Trump Taj Mahal Casino & Hotel is a huge Resort possessing in its casino over 2,500 slot machines and 130 gaming tables. The hotel has 2,010 luxurious rooms and suites. While the casino almost went in bankruptcy, billionaire Carl Icahn, who owns also the Tropicana Casino in Atlantic City, saved… ]]> Tue, 01 Mar 2016 14:41:14 +0100 GMT Trips to space to be won at the Maryland Live Casino! /en/blog/trips-to-space-to-be-won-at-the-maryland-live-casino/345 /en/blog/trips-to-space-to-be-won-at-the-maryland-live-casino/345 The casinos compete to propose the most attractive offers and promotions. This time, the Maryland Live has surely surpassed the other venues in the market. Indeed, the casino, located in Hanover, will allow four lucky players to travel freely outer space! The Hanover Maryland Live Casino is a huge venue proposing over 4,200 slot machines and not less than 189 gaming tables. 7 restaurants are also available for the pleasure of the numerous visitors. Regularly, the casino announces some offers and promotions to attract the most of curious. The last offer has made some noise. The venue announced … ]]> Mon, 29 Feb 2016 15:50:56 +0100 GMT The crazy $600,000 prop bet between Bill Perkins and Dan Bilzerian! /en/blog/the-crazy-600-000-prop-bet-between-bill-perkins-and-dan-bilzerian/343 /en/blog/the-crazy-600-000-prop-bet-between-bill-perkins-and-dan-bilzerian/343 We thought we have seen everything, but we entered in a new dimension. Two of the most sulfurous poker amateurs made loud noise. The wealthy Bill Perkins and Dan Bilzerian, are betting friendly…for $600,000! The bet? Dan Bilzerian has to ride from Los Angeles to Las Vegas by bike and in less than 48 hours. Some bettors are somehow nuts. And that’s the least we’d say about these two men… Known for a long time thanks to their mischiefs and fortunes, Bill Perkins and Dan Bilzerian continue to get their selves talked about. Bill Perkins, recognized poker player and powerful businessman, bets that … ]]> Mon, 29 Feb 2016 15:43:41 +0100 GMT Video Poker Strategy: The Joker Poker /en/blog/video-poker-strategy-the-joker-poker/341 /en/blog/video-poker-strategy-the-joker-poker/341 Video Poker machines can be found in almost all casinos. But like many other games, a multitude of variants are available and it is sometimes difficult to choose the one you want to play. That is why we have chosen here to present you the "Joker Poker" version, one of the most widespread in the World. Inspired by the Jack's or Better variant, Joker Poker has just one exception that makes all the difference, as it's names indicates: a Joker is added to the classic 52 card game. Rules of Joker Poker --> After betting, you obtain 5 cards, which represent your first draw. --> Among those 5 cards, … ]]> Fri, 26 Feb 2016 16:00:46 +0100 GMT The new operator Jack Entertainment is renaming its venues including the Cincinnati Horseshoe Casino! /en/blog/the-new-operator-jack-entertainment-is-renaming-its-venues-including-the-cincinnati-horseshoe-casino/339 /en/blog/the-new-operator-jack-entertainment-is-renaming-its-venues-including-the-cincinnati-horseshoe-casino/339 That is a pretty important news in the world of gambling. Some gambling venues including the successful Cincinnati Horseshoe Casino are getting a new denomination as well as a new owner. Jack Cincinnati Casino will be the official new name of the Ohio venue. The new single operator of the venues is the freshly born Jack Entertainment formerly named Rock Gaming. Jack entertainment took over management of its gambling properties from Caesar Entertainment, its former operator partner. A new name and a new strategy for the operator. Three casinos will change their name to “Jack casino”. The cost o… ]]> Fri, 26 Feb 2016 14:09:45 +0100 GMT The schedule of the 2016 WSOP in Las Vegas! /en/blog/the-schedule-of-the-2016-wsop-in-las-vegas/338 /en/blog/the-schedule-of-the-2016-wsop-in-las-vegas/338 As usual, the World Series of Poker will take place at the Las Vegas Rio All Suite Hotel & Casino. For the 47th time, some noteworthy changes have been made and some novelties were added. Pretty well welcomed by the majority of players, discover right now everything that are waiting for you from the 1st of June to the 14th of July! All amateurs of Poker have seen one time an Internet video of a WSOP event. This event gathering over 70 tournaments spread during one month and a half is the ultimate dream for lots of players. Its Main Event at $10,000 is probably the most known tournament a… ]]> Thu, 25 Feb 2016 18:21:46 +0100 GMT Baccarat Betting & gambling Systems /en/blog/baccarat-betting-gambling-systems/337 /en/blog/baccarat-betting-gambling-systems/337 Baccarat is one of the casino games with the lowest house-edge. Mostly based on luck, it is very popular in Macao. Nevertheless, to vary your pleasures you can apply various betting and gambling systems that we are going to discover. The Contre d’Alembert betting system The Contre d’Alembert is a technique that you can use during Baccarat games. The method is simple, you will have to reduce your bet in case of a loss and to increase it if you win. So, if you bet $20 and win, you can then add one unit to bet $40, then $60 until you loose. If you had bet $100 and lost, you would have to lower y… ]]> Thu, 25 Feb 2016 16:54:56 +0100 GMT March under the sign of Poker at the Aspers Stratford Casino London! /en/blog/march-under-the-sign-of-poker-at-the-aspers-stratford-casino-london/334 /en/blog/march-under-the-sign-of-poker-at-the-aspers-stratford-casino-london/334 The poker lovers will be pleased during the whole month of March in the famous casino of London. Not less than three big poker events will be held inside the Aspers Stratford Casino London. The magnificent casino’s Poker Room will be agitated! The "888 Live" The beginning of the festivities will be starting from the 3rd of March with the organization of a tournament (“888 Live”), sponsored by the online room of the same name. During four days (3 days 1 + 1 day 2), numerous players are expected to participate to this event with a Buy-in of £220 (€280). A nice deep structure (25k chips) with lev… ]]> Tue, 23 Feb 2016 16:31:42 +0100 GMT A new room reserved only for VIP guests at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa! /en/blog/a-new-room-reserved-only-for-vip-guests-at-the-seminole-hard-rock-hotel-casino-tampa/331 /en/blog/a-new-room-reserved-only-for-vip-guests-at-the-seminole-hard-rock-hotel-casino-tampa/331 One of the famous and largest casinos in the world has just announced the creation of a room dedicated to VIP guest. Luxurious and modern, the private space features many slot machines, table games and services. The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa is a very popular casino located a few miles from the city of Tampa. The casino has a surface of 200,000 square feet and possesses 4,000 slot machines and 150 gaming tables. The venue provides also four restaurants, a “Hard Rock” store, a spa, a pool and an event room. The hotel suggests a wide choice of luxury rooms and suites. The tribal ca… ]]> Mon, 22 Feb 2016 16:13:56 +0100 GMT Where to Play Beer Pong in Las Vegas /en/blog/where-to-play-beer-pong-in-las-vegas/329 /en/blog/where-to-play-beer-pong-in-las-vegas/329 You have a little smile when you remember the exciting Beer Pong games when your were younger? You see yourself throwing the ball in the glasses or drink them in a row when you weren’t in luck? For the novices, the Beer Pong consists at throwing a Ping Pong ball in half full glasses of beer, disposed in two triangles. The objective is to put the balls into the glasses of the other team to make them lose…and drink. What if we told you that you could play to your favorite game in Vegas, in “specialized” bars? That would be great news, right? Rejoice! Here’s, for all your pleasure, the bars in Ve… ]]> Fri, 19 Feb 2016 17:11:55 +0100 GMT Casino Weekend in London /en/blog/casino-weekend-in-london/325 /en/blog/casino-weekend-in-london/325 Welcome to London, the worldwide known capital of the United Kingdom. It is one of the most populous cities in the world. It shines thanks to its culture, economy, art or fashion. London is located in the south of England, on the shores of the Tamise River. It is easily accessible thanks to trains, planes and ferries. Economic and cultural center as well as ambassador of the English language, the city attracts numerous students and oversees investors. Thus, London is greatly cosmopolitan and possesses districts that have their own culture. It is also a popular touristic destination thanks to i… ]]> Thu, 18 Feb 2016 10:29:14 +0100 GMT $80M Record Profits at Baccarat in the Casino & Star Hotel Sydney! /en/blog/80m-record-profits-at-baccarat-in-the-casino-star-hotel-sydney/321 /en/blog/80m-record-profits-at-baccarat-in-the-casino-star-hotel-sydney/321 Six high-stakes Asian players won a huge amount of money at the Casino & Star Hotel Sydney. That is the least we could say knowing that they won not less than…$80 millions! It is an amount that could be a dream for everybody. The scene took place in Sydney, Australia, in the huge The Star Casino. Six VIP players, well known in the venue, played at Baccarat game and won $80 millions. Casino’s managers talked about a freakish luck, almost unreal. The majority of time the casino leaves winner after the bet of players but sometimes you have to agree to be defeated. That’s the game! Despite the $22… ]]> Wed, 17 Feb 2016 15:42:43 +0100 GMT BlackJack Lucky Ladies: Rules, Strategy and Probabilities /en/blog/blackjack-lucky-ladies-rules-strategy-and-probabilities/316 /en/blog/blackjack-lucky-ladies-rules-strategy-and-probabilities/316 Blackjack is a very popular card game and inseparable from casinos. If the venue where you are features table games, be sure that you will find it. We explained you how those games work thanks to two infography: “Learn Blackjack rules and strategy in 5 minutes” and “The Blackjack basic strategy”. If you are a novice, don’t hesitate to consult these graphics before reading this. As numerous games, the Blackjack possesses lots of variants, more or less known. Among the ones you can often find, the Blackjack “Lucky Ladies” is a reference. But, what are we hiding under this mysterious name of “Lu… ]]> Mon, 15 Feb 2016 16:01:26 +0100 GMT Grand opening of the Casino Malta by Olympic St Julian’s! /en/blog/grand-opening-of-the-casino-malta-by-olympic-st-julian-s/315 /en/blog/grand-opening-of-the-casino-malta-by-olympic-st-julian-s/315 The biggest casino of Malta has officially opened its doors, this Friday 12th of February. A grand gala was organized to welcome all the guests. The Prime Minister of the island attended to this large event as well. Until midnight, the lucky guests who had their invitations discovered the 32,000 square feet Casino Malta by Olympic St Julian’s. After this time, the public could discover the place as well. For the pleasure of all, live music and dancers animated the event, for a high quality show. Plus, a giant cake was shared between all! As the independant.com tells us, the visitors as well as… ]]> Mon, 15 Feb 2016 15:10:03 +0100 GMT Top 7 Las Vegas’ Buffets! /en/blog/top-7-las-vegas-buffets/311 /en/blog/top-7-las-vegas-buffets/311 Las Vegas is the city of superlatives; everything is big and dedicated to pleasure. The Vegas’ restaurants are not doing exception of this rule and today we will present you a different kind of restaurants: the "all you can eat" buffets! Almost as famous as its casinos, the buffets of Las Vegas are a crucial part of the city’s heritage. So here’s our selection of the best buffets of Vegas, which provides always new culinary and decorative innovations to attract the most of people! 7 – Carnival World & Seafood Buffet at the Rio All Suites Want to do a trip around the world thanks to your plate… ]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 10:39:35 +0100 GMT The JOA Casino of Seyne-sur-Mer launched its performance hall! /en/blog/the-joa-casino-of-seyne-sur-mer-launched-its-performance-hall/308 /en/blog/the-joa-casino-of-seyne-sur-mer-launched-its-performance-hall/308 The newest JOA Casino of Seyne-sur-Mer, which opened its doors the 7th January 2016, inaugurated its big performance hall last 3rd of February. “Dans les yeux d’un enfant, voyage à travers le monde !”, a musical with an associative project was the first event of many more to come! In a recent article, we told you about this new born of the JOA Group, real technological and architectural jewel. The casino, located on the Navale Park in front of the sea, is not a simple venue dedicated to games but far more than that. Indeed, with an area of more than 5,000m2, the casino proposes to its visitors… ]]> Thu, 11 Feb 2016 14:25:24 +0100 GMT The Russian Passion for Gambling /en/blog/the-russian-passion-for-gambling/306 /en/blog/the-russian-passion-for-gambling/306 Here is very brief prehistory of gambling in Russia. Before communism everything was legal to some extent. Private saloons, gambling everywhere, even junkets (reread Dostoyevsky about his trip to Baden Baden). Communists prohibited gambling (except state lotteries) so there were no casinos during the period from 1917 and until 1989. Actually home gambling was widespread but was illegal. 1989 started gambling boom and at the peak of 2005-2006 there were over 6300 gambling licenses issued all over the country – and bear in mind that at this point USSR was split so we’re talking about 6300 casino… ]]> Wed, 10 Feb 2016 17:56:19 +0100 GMT A successful Bingo Night at the Casino le Lyon Vert! /en/blog/a-successful-bingo-night-at-the-casino-le-lyon-vert/302 /en/blog/a-successful-bingo-night-at-the-casino-le-lyon-vert/302 A crazy atmosphere, smiles, happy winners… Everything was gathered, this Saturday 6th of February, to spend an unforgettable Bingo day and/or night. Globally, the Casino le Lyon Vert did not disappoint for this first Bingo, and we were there! As soon as we arrived, two hosts on stage helped with a DJ and disco hostesses welcomed us in the beautiful room “le Grand Cercle”, located at the first stage of the casino. Hundreds of players came to participate to this event and for most of all…win cash! For the happiness of all, the banker did not stop increasing the prices of quines and bingos during… ]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 14:52:46 +0100 GMT The Las Vegas Wynn Hotel & Casino expands its Poker Room /en/blog/the-las-vegas-wynn-hotel-casino-expands-its-poker-room/300 /en/blog/the-las-vegas-wynn-hotel-casino-expands-its-poker-room/300 The luxurious and world known Las Vegas Wynn Hotel & Casino is going to make some enhancement in its Poker Room. The venue is planning to attract more visitors by giving a better offer. Located at the north of The Strip, the famous casino was built in 2005 on the theme of nature and luxury. Inside the venue you will find a mall with boutiques as Louis Vuitton or Channel. The 107,639 square feet casino features table games and numerous slot machines. You can even play Blackjack at the swimming pool! The improvements currently made concern the Poker Room. The Poker operations will be enhanced t… ]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 14:35:43 +0100 GMT The Palace Casino Biloxi conserves the AAA Four Diamonds Award! /en/blog/the-palace-casino-biloxi-conserves-the-aaa-four-diamonds-award/298 /en/blog/the-palace-casino-biloxi-conserves-the-aaa-four-diamonds-award/298 For the tenth year in a row, the Palace Casino Biloxi earns the prestigious award rated by the American Automobile Association. This award is really hard to get, and winning it 10 times in a row it is even harder! The luxurious casino doesn’t stop here and intends to go green for the next few years, limiting costs and saving money! The Palace Casino Biloxi is a prestigious venue located in Southeastern Mississippi. This non-stop gaming resort operates numerous slot machines and tables games. The guest rooms are spacious and the casino is smoke free and open daily 24/7. Golf, spa and a fitness … ]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 14:24:47 +0100 GMT The Aspers’ casinos of London, Newcastle, Northampton and Milton Keynes become partners with CasinosAvenue! /en/blog/the-aspers-casinos-of-london-newcastle-northampton-and-milton-keynes-become-partners-with-casinosavenue/296 /en/blog/the-aspers-casinos-of-london-newcastle-northampton-and-milton-keynes-become-partners-with-casinosavenue/296 Four of the best English casinos are arriving on CasinosAvenue. We are glad to announce you our partnership with the Aspers Group whose identity is at the top of entertainment and technology. The Aspers Group is composed by four luxurious casinos located in large English cities including London, Newcastle, Northampton and Milton Keynes. The most popular is, without any doubts, located in London. The Aspers Stratford Casino welcomes you in the East part of the city, close to the Olympic Stadium metro station. About gambling, these very modern venues propose a great variety of slot machines an… ]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 15:34:43 +0100 GMT Discover the Fariss lottery and Poker tournaments of the Mazagan Casino in February! /en/blog/discover-the-fariss-lottery-and-poker-tournaments-of-the-mazagan-casino-in-february/294 /en/blog/discover-the-fariss-lottery-and-poker-tournaments-of-the-mazagan-casino-in-february/294 Located in the suburbs of the lovely walled city of El Jadida, the Mazagan Casino – Beach & Golf Resort welcomes you in a magical environment. Its casino is the largest in the country and proposes every month amazing offers. With a 5 stars Resort in front of the sea, a magnificent pool, a golf course, a sumptuous casino, a nightclub, a spa… The Magazan Casino - Beach & Golf Resort possesses all assets to let you have a dream stay in Morocco. The casino features 451 slot machines, 37 gaming tables including a large Poker room. It is then an exceptional games offer that is expecting you in this … ]]> Thu, 04 Feb 2016 16:41:45 +0100 GMT The European Poker Tour finally backs in Ireland! /en/blog/the-european-poker-tour-finally-backs-in-ireland/292 /en/blog/the-european-poker-tour-finally-backs-in-ireland/292 That’s the great news of the day! One of the biggest poker festivals of Europe will start in February. Organized within the EPT, helped by the local UK & Ireland Poker Tour (UKIPT), this festival makes a big come back in Dublin. The EPT makes a loud come back in the Ireland’s capital. Indeed, it has been 8 years that it has not come in Dublin! The competition starts February 9th and will be held in the Royal Dublin Society. It will propose to players and assistance more than 67 events during 12 days. Orchestrate by PokerStars.com, the event will be composed by an impressive variety of tourname… ]]> Thu, 04 Feb 2016 15:46:54 +0100 GMT The Florence Belterra Casino is Renewed! /en/blog/the-florence-belterra-casino-is-renewed/290 /en/blog/the-florence-belterra-casino-is-renewed/290 One of the greatest casinos in Indiana has made some renovations within its boundaries. The improvements create new offers and better spaces for visitors. The Florence Belterra Casino located in Indiana is one of the most popular casinos of the State. The venue has 1,200 slot machines, 800-penny machines and numerous gaming tables. The best of all tournaments in Indiana are held in the popular Belterra’s poker room. In addition to the gaming, the Belterra provides a large restaurant, spa, golf course, a swimming pool and a fitness center. The hotel located within the casino has 600 rooms. Owne… ]]> Thu, 04 Feb 2016 14:48:49 +0100 GMT New partnership: Thanks to Club Poker, find all the poker tournaments on CasinosAvenue! /en/blog/new-partnership-thanks-to-club-poker-find-all-the-poker-tournaments-on-casinosavenue/289 /en/blog/new-partnership-thanks-to-club-poker-find-all-the-poker-tournaments-on-casinosavenue/289 It is with a real pleasure that we announce you a partnership with the bigger French community website of Poker: The Club Poker. From now on, you will find on CasinosAvenue the schedules tournaments of the venues partners with Club Poker! Club Poker is a reference for hundreds thousands of players of all types. With its hyperactive forum and its specialized radio, beginners as well as confirmed players find answers to their questions, which is its strength. Globally, whether it is for news, discover videos of event and coverage, advises or searching live tournaments, you will find everything y… ]]> Wed, 03 Feb 2016 16:51:18 +0100 GMT Democratic Slot Machines installed at the Hard Rock Casino Sioux City! /en/blog/democratic-slot-machines-installed-at-the-hard-rock-casino-sioux-city/287 /en/blog/democratic-slot-machines-installed-at-the-hard-rock-casino-sioux-city/287 The casino located in Iowa has made a nice move. The Hard Rock Casino of Sioux City just installed unique slot machines. The theme of these machines? The presidential election of 2016! It’s a first and those slot machines may have some success in the future. In this year of US presidential election, the casino decided to encourage US citizens to be more responsible and vote, without forgetting to gamble. Indeed, the new game available for the visitors will use the democratic process of vote. Players will pull the handle and cast a vote in order to hit the jackpot. Located on the gaming floor, … ]]> Wed, 03 Feb 2016 15:11:33 +0100 GMT The "Société Française of casino" is the new owner of Chamonix Casino /en/blog/the-societe-francaise-of-casino-is-the-new-owner-of-chamonix-casino/286 /en/blog/the-societe-francaise-of-casino-is-the-new-owner-of-chamonix-casino/286 The news has not been confirmed by the city yet, but everything is gathered to believe that the Socièté Française of Casino (SFC) is going to take over the casino of Chamonix, former venue of Barrière Group. It is not the only move from the SFC, since the group will take shares in the capital of the casino of Leucate. According to Le Dauphiné, the SFC and the mayor of Chamonix, Eric Fournier, found an agreement on the definitive purchase of the casino. The SFC gets now 100% of the venue’s capital. In the meantime, the French company declared that it took over 49% of the capital of the new “So… ]]> Wed, 03 Feb 2016 15:04:56 +0100 GMT The Merit Lefkosa & Casino of Nicosie says yes to the EGT’s slot machines /en/blog/the-merit-lefkosa-casino-of-nicosie-says-yes-to-the-egt-s-slot-machines/284 /en/blog/the-merit-lefkosa-casino-of-nicosie-says-yes-to-the-egt-s-slot-machines/284 The sumptuous and recently renewed Merit Lefkosa Hotel & Casino of Nicosie has just bought 50 new slot machines. The company EGT, specialized in products of the “gaming” sector, is again the supplier of those 50 machines. Located in the heart of the capital of Cyprus, Nicosie, the Merit Lefkosa casino is a magnificent venue of 14 stages of ottoman and byzantine architecture. It was the first 5 stars rated hotel in the city. Its location offers to visitors a straight proximity to the shopping areas and the city’s business center. Moreover, the beauty of the cultural and historical heritage of … ]]> Tue, 02 Feb 2016 17:08:08 +0100 GMT MGM Announces the End of Free Parking for its Las Vegas Casinos /en/blog/mgm-announces-the-end-of-free-parking-for-its-las-vegas-casinos/282 /en/blog/mgm-announces-the-end-of-free-parking-for-its-las-vegas-casinos/282 The statement was a bombshell. One of the biggest worldwide casino operators has just told, on its blog, the end of free parking of its casinos. Now, it is required to pay to park in the venues. Free parking on The Strip is a Heritage of the city. Nevertheless, the powerful operator MGM Resorts International, via its CEO Jim Murren has just decided the end of this privilege. Remember that MGM is: The Bellagio and its fountain, The Mirage and its volcano, the Circus Circus and its circus theme, the Mandalay Bay and its beach, the Luxor and its pyramid, Excalibur and its castle, the MGM Grand an… ]]> Tue, 02 Feb 2016 16:28:25 +0100 GMT Parx Casino will host the Big Star XV Poker Series /en/blog/parx-casino-will-host-the-big-star-xv-poker-series/280 /en/blog/parx-casino-will-host-the-big-star-xv-poker-series/280 The Parx Casino & Racing Bensalem has a pretty great news to announce to all the poker players. This month, the American casino will host a Big Star Poker Tournament Series. The Casino is known to organize numerous and popular tournaments. Its poker room attracts plenty of players each week. The Parx Casino is ideally located in Bensalem, Pennsylvania. Indeed, the casino is just 60 minutes from South Jersey, 90 minutes from New York and only 20 minutes from Philadelphia. The venue features also 24/7 gaming with 3,500 hottest slots, 130 lives games, a cutting-edge 80 tables poker room and live … ]]> Tue, 02 Feb 2016 15:54:56 +0100 GMT Barrière sold the Atlantes casino of Sables d’Olonnes to the Vikings Group! /en/blog/barriere-sold-the-atlantes-casino-of-sables-d-olonnes-to-the-vikings-group/279 /en/blog/barriere-sold-the-atlantes-casino-of-sables-d-olonnes-to-the-vikings-group/279 The sale operation continues for the Barrière Group. A new venue has just been sold to another French casino group. At last, the Vikings Group takes the commands of the casino Les Atlantes Les Sables d’Olonne. As we announced you in a recent article, the Barrière Group will sell not less than 9 casinos in the future. Wishing to concentrate on its main establishment and aiming to propose a more luxurious offer, the small facilities are sold one by one. Since 10th of July 2015, tenders have been numerous. Those venues are windfalls for French Groups that are looking to develop their selves such … ]]> Mon, 01 Feb 2016 16:12:02 +0100 GMT TexaPoker organizes a tournament at the Casino of Gruissan! /en/blog/texapoker-organizes-a-tournament-at-the-casino-of-gruissan/277 /en/blog/texapoker-organizes-a-tournament-at-the-casino-of-gruissan/277 The society TexaPoker, host of official tournaments, will propose again the “TexaPoker Series” at the casino of Gruissan (South of France, close to Narbonne). The event will be held from the 5th to the 7th of February and the Main Event is already booked up! The late players could rejoice with two sides. Already popular in South of France and after the success of the last events, TexaPoker organizes a weekend of intense competitions. With a Buy-in at €400, this Main Event will be played for the first time in 6-Handed (6 players per tables). The appointment is Saturday 6th at noon with 40,000 … ]]> Mon, 01 Feb 2016 15:59:11 +0100 GMT A Poker Pro Team at the Hippodrome Casino of London /en/blog/a-poker-pro-team-at-the-hippodrome-casino-of-london/275 /en/blog/a-poker-pro-team-at-the-hippodrome-casino-of-london/275 The biggest and most popular casino of London, the Hippodrome Casino, announces, for the first time, the creation of a Poker Pro Team. Two rising stars of world poker will be the ambassadors of the venues during numerous tournaments. Situated on the Leicester Square and right on one of the busiest street of Europe, the one-hundred years old Hippodrome Casino is making a powerful communication by hiring two players of poker. Kelly Saxby and Chris Gordon will be the two ambassadors of the Poker Pro Team. They will have the mission to promote and represent the casino during different tournaments … ]]> Fri, 29 Jan 2016 16:45:15 +0100 GMT Learn Roulette Rules and Strategy in 5 Minutes /en/blog/learn-roulette-rules-and-strategy-in-5-minutes/271 /en/blog/learn-roulette-rules-and-strategy-in-5-minutes/271 Learn Roulette Rules and Strategy in 5 Minutes - An infographic by the team at CasinosAvenue. Embed this infographic on Your Site: Copy and Paste the Code Below. <img src="http://www.casinosavenue.com/download/infographics/learn-roulette-rules-and-strategy.jpg" width="650"> <p>Learn Roulette Rules and Strategy in 5 Minutes - An infographic by the team at <a href="www.casinosavenue.com/en/">CasinosAvenue</a></p> Did you enjoy this Infographic? If yes, please consider sharing it. Thanks! Moreover, you will find help about all other casino games in our blog! CasinosAvenue.com can’t be held for a… ]]> Fri, 29 Jan 2016 10:31:03 +0100 GMT The Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa of Atlantic City will invest $50 millions in 2016 /en/blog/the-borgata-hotel-casino-spa-of-atlantic-city-will-invest-50-millions-in-2016/270 /en/blog/the-borgata-hotel-casino-spa-of-atlantic-city-will-invest-50-millions-in-2016/270 The announcement is already huge. The popular Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa in Atlantic City is going to invest not less than $50 millions in projects more and more attractive. After having opened its new Festival Park last summer, 2016 announces more novelties. This colossal investment offers new perspectives for the venue located in Atlantic City. All the evolution done, intend to offer a new experience and a unique pleasure to the Borgata’s clients. Comfort, entertainment and luxury are highlighted. In spring, will be opened the “Premier Nightclub”, an 18,000-square-foot nightclub, located on … ]]> Thu, 28 Jan 2016 16:48:31 +0100 GMT The EGT’s slot machines arrive at the Sun Casino and the Café de Paris of Monaco! /en/blog/the-egt-s-slot-machines-arrive-at-the-sun-casino-and-the-cafe-de-paris-of-monaco/268 /en/blog/the-egt-s-slot-machines-arrive-at-the-sun-casino-and-the-cafe-de-paris-of-monaco/268 In order to diversify their offers and modernize their venues, two of the biggest casinos in Monaco have just got new slot machines from Euro Games Technology (EGT). The Café de Paris Casino and the Sun Casino are being trendy with those two arrivals. Already existing in more than 75 countries in Europe, Asia, South America and Africa; the Bulgarian society EGT, specialized in products related to the “gaming” sector, makes a significant step. In exchange of a priority in delivery time, EGT succeeds in being the supplier of two high rated Casinos. The Café de Paris Casino has already received … ]]> Thu, 28 Jan 2016 16:06:12 +0100 GMT The JOA Group becomes Partner with CasinosAvenue /en/blog/the-joa-group-becomes-partner-with-casinosavenue/264 /en/blog/the-joa-group-becomes-partner-with-casinosavenue/264 Now on CasinoAvenue, you will have access to all the offers of the 22 casinos of the third French Casino Group. The JOA Group, which is very active and modern, proposes offers and services more and more attractive. Continuously developing itself on the French market, the Group from Lyon just opened a new ultra-modern Casino facility at the Seyne-sur-Mer, in Var, and bought out the Casino of Besançon end of last year. In order to encourage you to visit its casinos, three JOA box are available in all the Group’s venues: The Discovery JOA Box for €25 or 2 500 fidelity points, which propose a c… ]]> Wed, 27 Jan 2016 15:07:40 +0100 GMT The bingo is arriving at the Lyon Vert Casino, February 6th! /en/blog/the-bingo-is-arriving-at-the-lyon-vert-casino-february-6th/262 /en/blog/the-bingo-is-arriving-at-the-lyon-vert-casino-february-6th/262 'The event that makes euros', this is with this slogan that the Partouche Group introduce this game that gather thousands of players throughout France. This time, the Bingo is held in Lyon. Possessing more than 350 slot machines, various table games, a starred restaurant 'La Rotonde' as well as a 5 stars resort, the Partouche Casino Lyon Vert has the right to have its own Bingo Day! This prestigious venue, located on the heights of the city, will host for the very first time the event scheduled Saturday the 6th of February from 3pm to 1am. This day will be organized in two parts. It will sta… ]]> Tue, 26 Jan 2016 16:07:22 +0100 GMT The Exclusive « Winter » Offer from Barrière will Warm you Up! /en/blog/the-exclusive-winter-offer-from-barriere-will-warm-you-up/260 /en/blog/the-exclusive-winter-offer-from-barriere-will-warm-you-up/260 It’s winter, it’s cold and you want to free your mind during a long weekend? To allow this to happen, enjoy a luxurious stay with all the necessary comfort at an attractive price in the Barrière Group’s hotels. Indeed, an exclusive “winter” offer is waiting for you with 30% discount on the prices’ rooms of numerous hotels. Be careful, the offer is limited in time and you will need to book your stay before Wednesday, January the 27th, in order to get it. Two nights minimum are required to access to this promotion valid until March 24th (Valentine’s weekend not included). In order to couple your… ]]> Fri, 22 Jan 2016 15:26:33 +0100 GMT Win your package for the Barrière Poker Tour of Bordeaux thanks to Campok! /en/blog/win-your-package-for-the-barriere-poker-tour-of-bordeaux-thanks-to-campok/258 /en/blog/win-your-package-for-the-barriere-poker-tour-of-bordeaux-thanks-to-campok/258 Small revolution in the french world of online poker games. Early this year, the Barrière Group has announced a partnership with Campok, a social online poker platform. If you don’t know about Campok, you will quickly understand the concept. This is a poker website where you can play online for free by using your webcam. It allows to humanizing the game and encouraging oral communication instead of written. It is ideal for playing between friends and meeting other aficionados like you! That is why the Barrière Group is proposing free tournaments every Monday for 4 weeks (January 25th, February… ]]> Fri, 22 Jan 2016 15:03:27 +0100 GMT The “Outdoor” Partouche Casino of La Ciotat: coming soon! /en/blog/the-outdoor-partouche-casino-of-la-ciotat-coming-soon/256 /en/blog/the-outdoor-partouche-casino-of-la-ciotat-coming-soon/256 Worldwide premiere, in spring 2017, the new casino of La Ciotat will be the very first one outdoor casino! Enjoying nice weather while playing table games and slot machines will be possible soon. The casino breaks new ground and hope to attract many visitors, in a venue with multiple assets. The project looks huge: a 1,300m2 terrace will be reserved to table games and slot machines. You will have the opportunity to play while admiring the sea view but also while savoring your cigarette. How is that? According to Europe 1, two casinos will be engineered, one indoor and the other one outdoor. Th… ]]> Thu, 21 Jan 2016 12:07:13 +0100 GMT CasinosAvenue's evolutions! /en/blog/casinosavenue-s-evolutions/248 /en/blog/casinosavenue-s-evolutions/248 In order to make our platform more attractive and easier for you to use, lots of changes have been made lately. The search bar allows you now, to filter by types of offers and types of games. Hence, for instance, if you live in Vannes and wish to find a casino that suggests you poker cash game, type “Vannes”, select the city in the suggestion panel and select the filter “Game - Poker cash Games”. Here what you will find: Unfortunately, the casino of Vannes does not offer cash game; you will be then redirected to the casinos near your location, which allow you to play. Thus, it shows the Casi… ]]> Wed, 20 Jan 2016 15:23:35 +0100 GMT The Partouche Group Becomes Partner with CasinosAvenue /en/blog/the-partouche-group-becomes-partner-with-casinosavenue/246 /en/blog/the-partouche-group-becomes-partner-with-casinosavenue/246 For sure you noticed them on the website since several weeks but we wanted to have them all to announce the good news. And it is with an open pleasure that we present you our partnership with the Partouche Group! Partouche its 39 casinos in France located in famous touristic places, a unique knowledge, an international recognition and a high quality service. By visiting CasinosAvenue, any of those casinos won’t have any secrets for you; discover their last offers, promotions, events, packages and all the information you need in a few clicks. On the promotion side, the Main Gagnante (Winning Ha… ]]> Tue, 19 Jan 2016 16:13:37 +0100 GMT Video Poker Strategy: The Jack's or Better /en/blog/video-poker-strategy-the-jack-s-or-better/244 /en/blog/video-poker-strategy-the-jack-s-or-better/244 By entering the casinos around forty years ago, the Video Poker's inventors were wise. A huge client base quickly enjoyed this game, thanks to 4 main reasons: -Whereas the slot machines, players’ competencies are important. Mathematical and real proven strategies can be used (further in the article).-The house edge of the casino is low.-There is an opportunity of high gain through a Jackpot with a royal straight flush.-We can play it alone, with our own bet, without thinking about the others. Among numerous alternatives, two are the most popular among players: the “Jack’s or better” and the “D… ]]> Tue, 19 Jan 2016 12:32:30 +0100 GMT How To Play Slot Machines: The Guide /en/blog/how-to-play-slot-machines-the-guide/241 /en/blog/how-to-play-slot-machines-the-guide/241 Whereas table games require some knowledge, nothing is as easy as playing at a slot machine game in a casino. Also called “Fruit Machines” in the United-Kingdom or “Pokies” in Australia, their simplicity, accessibility as well as the fun they provide made them a key element in casinos throughout the world. However, serious gamblers know they don’t feature the best payback percentages in a casino, usually between 92% and 93% in average. With a high gaming speed, jackpots that can reach millions of dollars and a wide variety of themes, they became the favorite game among players. By reading this… ]]> Thu, 14 Jan 2016 14:39:53 +0100 GMT The Atlantic City’s “Polercoaster” is Coming Soon! /en/blog/the-atlantic-city-s-polercoaster-is-coming-soon/239 /en/blog/the-atlantic-city-s-polercoaster-is-coming-soon/239 Besides it several casinos, it is going to be possible to thrill even more in Atlantic City. The Casino Reinvestment Development Authority gave its approval for the “Polercoaster” construction, a 350-foot vertical roller coaster on about 1 acre of surface. The huge structure will be taking place between the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard and Mount Vernon and Kentucky avenues, on the site of the former Sands casino. A similar project already exists in Orlando, Florida and attracts plenty of tourists. However, the Atlantic City’s attraction will be 100-feet higher. Included in the structure… ]]> Tue, 12 Jan 2016 14:14:53 +0100 GMT $1,4 Billion To Win with the Powerball Lottery, Never Seen Before! /en/blog/1-4-billion-to-win-with-the-powerball-lottery-never-seen-before/237 /en/blog/1-4-billion-to-win-with-the-powerball-lottery-never-seen-before/237 The Powerball lottery reached an amount never seen yet. Not less than $1,4b dollars have to be win this Wednesday 13th January, at 11pm ET! No players found the right combination (5 numbers + Powerball number) last Saturday, at an amount of $900 millions. As a progressive lottery, $500 millions dollars have been added, just because… Since the 7th of November 2015, the Powerball grand prize has not been win. Thus, participants are more and more numerous to try to reach the impossible and increasing the lottery amount. It is worth knowing that the odds of matching all the numbers is 1 in 292,2 m… ]]> Tue, 12 Jan 2016 11:20:31 +0100 GMT Opening of the Seyne-Sur-Mer’s definitive casino, the JOA group wants to make a big impression /en/blog/opening-of-the-seyne-sur-mer-s-definitive-casino-the-joa-group-wants-to-make-a-big-impression/235 /en/blog/opening-of-the-seyne-sur-mer-s-definitive-casino-the-joa-group-wants-to-make-a-big-impression/235 More than just a simple gambling casino, the newest casino la Seyne-Sur-Mer, opened the 7th of January, wants to be a real entertainment venue. Clearly, the group aim to change public’s opinion about casinos. If we are referring to what the new JOA’s casino is proposing, the objective will be reached. Let’s see how this opening highlights a new step in the group development. JOA group is the 3rd biggest French casino operator. It is also, 22 casinos in the country and one online gaming site, including sports bets and turf. 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For four years, it… ]]> Thu, 22 Oct 2015 12:47:48 +0200 GMT Macau: 200 Tables Expected for the Opening of Studio City Resort & Casino next Tuesday! /en/blog/macau-200-tables-expected-for-the-opening-of-studio-city-resort-casino-next-tuesday/149 /en/blog/macau-200-tables-expected-for-the-opening-of-studio-city-resort-casino-next-tuesday/149 The Studio City Resort & Casino on Cotai in Macau just received the permission from the Macau government to operate new-to-market gaming tables. The highly ambitious project of $3.2bn is getting to its end! Indeed, on Tuesday October 20th, Studio City International Holdings Limited announced that the Macau government has authorized Melco Crown Limited, Studio City's gaming operators to operate 250 new gaming tables and 1,233 new gaming machines. A total of 200 can be operated as soon as the resort opens next Tuesday, while the 50 remaining will be granted for the grand opening of Studio City i… ]]> Wed, 21 Oct 2015 17:24:10 +0200 GMT Atlantic City: Casino Revenues Jump nearly 11% /en/blog/atlantic-city-casino-revenues-jump-nearly-11/146 /en/blog/atlantic-city-casino-revenues-jump-nearly-11/146 In September, Atlantic City casinos operations generated a significant increase in gaming revenues compared to the same period last year, according to data released on Thursday 15th. In Atlantic City, the resort's casino industry produced more than $230 million in revenue from table games, slot machines and Internet gaming. Compared to the $207M posted in September 2014, it increased by nearly 11% according to data from the state Division of Gaming Enforcement. The data showed that out of the eight remaining casinos of the city, only two -Bally's and Trump Taj Mahal- reported a 4% decline in t… ]]> Tue, 20 Oct 2015 17:22:46 +0200 GMT Grosvenor Casino Luton £3,5m Refurbishment Completed /en/blog/grosvenor-casino-luton-3-5m-refurbishment-completed/144 /en/blog/grosvenor-casino-luton-3-5m-refurbishment-completed/144 Grosvenor Casino Luton has undergone an impressive refurbishment of the complex. A renovation program to provide gamblers with a stylish new area. The venue located on Park Street West has extended the square footage during the renovation mission. It included a new and larger Poker Room which can now seat up to 240 players. The casino almost doubled gaming tables, including now 30 table games with a choice of all players' favorites: Roulette, Blackjack and many more. It also added 40 extra slots machines where you can win larger jackpots up to £20.000 located in the gaming floor. The casino no… ]]> Tue, 20 Oct 2015 12:46:18 +0200 GMT South Korean Casinos Lure Chinese Gamblers with Prostitution /en/blog/south-korean-casinos-lure-chinese-gamblers-with-prostitution/141 /en/blog/south-korean-casinos-lure-chinese-gamblers-with-prostitution/141 Police investigation results led China government to accuse casinos on South Korea's Jeju Island to attract Chinese gamblers through prostitution. Arrest of South Korean and Chinese recruiters. China's Central Television channel exposed Jeju casinos last Monday. The report showed that South Korean casinos had been offering a contract that promised sexual services in exchange of buying a certain amount of gaming chips in order to lure Chinese players. For example, buying $15,700-worth of chips would entitle a gambler to a massage. 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The gambling … ]]> Mon, 19 Oct 2015 14:26:24 +0200 GMT How Much to Tip when you Win a Jackpot? Mark Pilarski gives you some Answers /en/blog/how-much-to-tip-when-you-win-a-jackpot-mark-pilarski-gives-you-some-answers/138 /en/blog/how-much-to-tip-when-you-win-a-jackpot-mark-pilarski-gives-you-some-answers/138 In a recent interview published on October 14th 2015, Mark Pilarski, editor specialized in gambling, sheds light on the best way to tip in casinos. You won big money but when it's time to withdraw your winnings, you have no idea about how much to tip? You're staying in a resort but don't know how to show your gratitude towards the room service? If one of the two situations mentioned above has already happened to you, or at least, could happen to you eventually, an expert will make it clearer for you. In an interview published in Detroit Free Press, the largest daily newspaper in the city, Mark… ]]> Fri, 16 Oct 2015 17:19:53 +0200 GMT Event not to be missed: Aspers' Jackpot 500 promotion in London with not less than £100,000 to be won! /en/blog/event-not-to-be-missed-aspers-jackpot-500-promotion-in-london-with-not-less-than-100-000-to-be-won/135 /en/blog/event-not-to-be-missed-aspers-jackpot-500-promotion-in-london-with-not-less-than-100-000-to-be-won/135 Discover the Aspers Super Casino of London and its new Jackpot 500 offer with not less than £100,000 in cash and prizes to be won by simple drawing lots! Aspers Stratford Casino, also billed as a gaming temple, is a casino located in the wonderful city of London. It is unquestionably one of the best casinos and leisure destination of the British capital. Luxurious establishment with a mixture of red, blue and silver colors, this is a place where you can play both slot machines and table games. 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Over a thousand guests said that they participated to the casino's o… ]]> Thu, 15 Oct 2015 12:50:46 +0200 GMT The 10th First Episodes of WSOP Main Event 2015 are Available ! /en/blog/the-10th-first-episodes-of-wsop-main-event-2015-are-available/131 /en/blog/the-10th-first-episodes-of-wsop-main-event-2015-are-available/131 Please note that every Monday, until famous November 9th, you can discover two new episodes of the WSOP main event 2015. For all those which would have flunked the departure, it’s never too late to catch up the train. Find below the 10 first episodes of the WSOP 2015 main event by ESPN. In a form of summaries from 45 to 60 minutes, these videos will make you very happy. This is a really amusement to watch. You can find yet accustomed comments and analyses of Norman Chadand and Lon McEachern as well as the little games with pros at breaks (Maria Ho, Phil Laak or Phil Hellmuth). All that shou… ]]> Wed, 14 Oct 2015 14:38:41 +0200 GMT Big 'M' Casino Ship Decamps to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina /en/blog/big-m-casino-ship-decamps-to-myrtle-beach-south-carolina/127 /en/blog/big-m-casino-ship-decamps-to-myrtle-beach-south-carolina/127 The company that owns the casino announced on September 21 the permanent moving out of the Big 'M' to Myrtle Beach, joining its sister ship. According to the company owner, the Big 'M' Casino boat will not return to Fort Myers Beach, where it used to sail for nearly 18 years. The decision was published on September 21, after it left earlier this year for a summer run in South Dakota. Instead, it will permanently stay with its sister boat and sail in Little River. The 168-foot yacht features games such as Craps, Roulette, Blackjack and a large variety of slot machines. It also provides a buffe… ]]> Tue, 13 Oct 2015 16:02:29 +0200 GMT A Tribe in South Daokta to Open US's First “Marijuana resort” /en/blog/a-tribe-in-south-daokta-to-open-us-s-first-marijuana-resort/126 /en/blog/a-tribe-in-south-daokta-to-open-us-s-first-marijuana-resort/126 For the first time ever in history, a native American tribe intends to grow and sell marijuana on its reservation. The small South Dakota Indian tribe known as the Flandreau Santee Sioux already has a successful casino, a 120-room hotel and a buffalo ranch. Now, it is undertaking a new venture: opening the nation's first marijuana resort. This experience could provide a new way of making money for tribes that are seeking economic opportunities beyond casinos. Santee Sioux leader plans to grow their own weed and sell it in a smoking lounge that includes nightclub, bar and food service, slot mac… ]]> Tue, 13 Oct 2015 13:04:09 +0200 GMT Global Gaming Expo 2015: New Slots Machines and Innovations of all Kinds /en/blog/global-gaming-expo-2015-new-slots-machines-and-innovations-of-all-kinds/124 /en/blog/global-gaming-expo-2015-new-slots-machines-and-innovations-of-all-kinds/124 The international gaming trade show took place last week in Las Vegas and was a real success. Last week, the 15th annual exhibition of the Global Gaming Expo came to its end. From September 29th to October 1st, the three-day event took place in the Sands Expo & Convention Center of Las Vegas in Nevada. Agenda: bring solutions to gaming professionals, who without exception were all there. Set up by the American Gaming Association (AGA), the G2E gave a 360° view on the display of the latest products and services in the gaming area. Slot machines, table games, food, chairs and sofas, electronic c… ]]> Mon, 12 Oct 2015 17:55:44 +0200 GMT Toronto Police Track Down on Illegal Casinos /en/blog/toronto-police-track-down-on-illegal-casinos/122 /en/blog/toronto-police-track-down-on-illegal-casinos/122 Toronto police have recently opened an investigation into illegal gambling and shut down illegal casinos and gaming houses According to the police, some of the operating illegal casinos in the area of Scarborough could possibly be linked to an Asian organized crime. The results of the investigation of Andrew Eckland, officer in 42 Division, showed a total of 28 illegal locations. 9 illegal gaming houses and 3 illegal casinos decided to shut down on their own due to the spreading investigation news. Moreover, this investigation led to the arrests of more than 30 people and to a seizure of $12,2… ]]> Mon, 12 Oct 2015 15:03:22 +0200 GMT The Casino des Pins of Sables d'Olonne Gets a Makeover /en/blog/the-casino-des-pins-of-sables-d-olonne-gets-a-makeover/120 /en/blog/the-casino-des-pins-of-sables-d-olonne-gets-a-makeover/120 One year-long of renovations. It is the huge construction site that the Casino des Pins of Sables-d'Olonne launched into. It is currently undergoing substantial transformations. Aim: to be renovated for the upcoming Vendée Globe (famous sailing race around the world). Validated project by the City Hall, approved building permit, on September, 14th the excavator started to take the terraces to pieces. On the plan: 400-square meter extension at the back of the casino to build a restaurant, renovation of the façade and creation of a nightclub which can accommodate up to 1,000 people. Obviously, i… ]]> Fri, 09 Oct 2015 17:00:56 +0200 GMT Resorts World Birmingham : The Biggest Casino in UK Opening it’s Doors ! /en/blog/resorts-world-birmingham-the-biggest-casino-in-uk-opening-it-s-doors/118 /en/blog/resorts-world-birmingham-the-biggest-casino-in-uk-opening-it-s-doors/118 It is the newest creation of the Malaysian Genting Group which invested some $230m in order to built the multifunction complex designed to look like a luxury cruise ship. It’s note a first try for the company. In fact, it owns already many gigantic complex around the world : New York, Manille, Singapour, Kuala Lampur, in Bahamas and soon in Las Vegas … no less ! With seven floors and able to accommodate up to 12,000 people, the Resorts World Birmingham is composed of a four-star hotel (Genting Hotel), an international class casino, a shopping mall and a theater. It is the first in the area of … ]]> Fri, 09 Oct 2015 12:51:19 +0200 GMT The Return of Tournaments at the Cercle Clichy-Montmartre: New Program of Regular Games /en/blog/the-return-of-tournaments-at-the-cercle-clichy-montmartre-new-program-of-regular-games/116 /en/blog/the-return-of-tournaments-at-the-cercle-clichy-montmartre-new-program-of-regular-games/116 In the intention of proceeding to some renovations, the Cercle Clichy-Montmartre casino had announced through their Facebook page the five week-long suspension of the tournaments from June 24th 2015, until early August. In the plan: creation of a new big central cashier in the main room, improvement of the heating, the air conditioning, the bathrooms and the lighting system, a better Wi-Fi connection, but also the creation of a new exhaust ducts in order to assure their regular and occasional clients' security and comfort. However, due to unexpected circumstances, the renovation work have exce… ]]> Thu, 08 Oct 2015 16:50:35 +0200 GMT The Opening of First Casino in Israel Coming Soon ? /en/blog/the-opening-of-first-casino-in-israel-coming-soon/114 /en/blog/the-opening-of-first-casino-in-israel-coming-soon/114 The Prime Minister recently opened a debate upon the opening of a casino in the city of Eilat. Indeed, it is one of the many promises made by the Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during is his campaign in March 2015. However, it is not the first project brought to the table because Sheldon Adelson, a casino magnate and Benjamin Netanyahu long-time backer had in the past evoked a similar project in vain because of political oppositions. Without success, it is in 2015 that the idea resurfaces. Although casinos are not illegal in the legal area but wrong religiously speaking, not a single establ… ]]> Thu, 08 Oct 2015 12:04:40 +0200 GMT The World Series of Poker are Back in Europe /en/blog/the-world-series-of-poker-are-back-in-europe/112 /en/blog/the-world-series-of-poker-are-back-in-europe/112 The World Series of Poker are back in Europe This year, it is Spielbank Casino in Berlin which will do the honor of welcoming the World Series of Poker held every two years. After London, Cannes and Enghien-les-Bains, the WSOP will take place for the first time in Berlin. London's Casino Empire had held the World Series for two years in a row. Cannes Majestic Barrière took over for the two following editions. Last year, they were held in Enghiens-les-Bains, a city which did not reach success due to its lack of activities outside of the casino. At a point where the organization was failing to f… ]]> Wed, 07 Oct 2015 19:02:30 +0200 GMT Zoom on Fremont Street, an Urban Renewal in Las Vegas /en/blog/zoom-on-fremont-street-an-urban-renewal-in-las-vegas/110 /en/blog/zoom-on-fremont-street-an-urban-renewal-in-las-vegas/110 If there is one place that you should’nt miss in Vegas outside the Strip, it is Downtown. Over 19 million visitors come each year in this famous pedestrian area: Fremont Street Experience. The Strip took all the glory in the 1980s and 1990s, but in the early 2000s, the old Las Vegas got a new lease of life revamping the main street. Anecdotally, the street was named after John Charles Fremont, an anti-slavery explorer and American politician. We advise you to go there at night, even if the atmosphere is festive anytime. Shopping, dining and entertaining, Fremont Street Experience gathers every… ]]> Mon, 05 Oct 2015 17:22:20 +0200 GMT Archie Karas: The Legend who was Worth 40 millions Now Banned from All Nevada Casinos /en/blog/archie-karas-the-legend-who-was-worth-40-millions-now-banned-from-all-nevada-casinos/108 /en/blog/archie-karas-the-legend-who-was-worth-40-millions-now-banned-from-all-nevada-casinos/108 Anargyros Karabourniotis better known as Archie Karas has been assigned to the Nevada’s "Black Book", a list referring 33 person excluded from all Nevada’s casinos. The legendary poker player Archie Karas has gained success between 1992 and 1994 when the man now aged 64 year old turned 50$ into more than 40 million playing high-stakes poker. At that time, "the Run" as he was called, beat the best poker players in the world from Chip Reese to Stu Ungar. But unfortunately for him success didn't last and he lost in three weeks at Baccarat what he had won at poker. Since 1998, the gambler has alr… ]]> Tue, 29 Sep 2015 12:58:13 +0200 GMT Two Croupiers arrested for Cheating at the Singapore Resort World Sentosa Casino /en/blog/two-croupiers-arrested-for-cheating-at-the-singapore-resort-world-sentosa-casino/105 /en/blog/two-croupiers-arrested-for-cheating-at-the-singapore-resort-world-sentosa-casino/105 On September 9th two croupiers were sentenced to jail for being involved in a cheating case in a Singaporean casino. The case might have begun on June 29th and finished on July 14th. 65 year-old Singaporean Chua Lai Hat is charged of being the responsible of the offence. He became the accomplice of the two dealers who were telling him the value of the last card at three card poker, a game played versus the casino in which each player makes an initial bet and gets three cards, the players can then choose to fold or to double the stake regarding their cards without seeing the croupier's cards. … ]]> Tue, 22 Sep 2015 14:52:27 +0200 GMT Learn Casino War Rules and Strategy in 5 Minutes /en/blog/learn-casino-war-rules-and-strategy-in-5-minutes/103 /en/blog/learn-casino-war-rules-and-strategy-in-5-minutes/103 Learn Casino War rules and strategy in 5 minutes - An infographic by the team at CasinosAvenue. Embed the infographic on Your Site: Copy and Paste the Code Below <img src="http://www.casinosavenue.com/download/infographics/Learn-Casino-War-Rules-and-Strategy.jpg" width="650"> <p>Learn Casino War rules and strategy in 5 minutes - An infographic by the team at <a href="http://www.casinosavenue.com">CasinosAvenue</a></p> Did you enjoy this Infographic? If yes, please consider sharing it. Thanks! Moreover, you will find help about all other casino games in our blog! CasinosAvenue.com can’t be hel… ]]> Mon, 21 Sep 2015 16:14:56 +0200 GMT The 2015 Main Event's First Episodes of the World Series of Poker /en/blog/the-2015-main-event-s-first-episodes-of-the-world-series-of-poker/101 /en/blog/the-2015-main-event-s-first-episodes-of-the-world-series-of-poker/101 During the 2015 Main Event's two first episodes of the World Series of Poker, ESPN outstandingly honours the stars of the tour such as Daniel Negrenu, Antonio Esfandiari, Phil Hellmuth, Kenny Hallaert, JC Tran and Mark Newhouse !… ]]> Fri, 18 Sep 2015 18:05:14 +0200 GMT Macau's New Visage /en/blog/macau-s-new-visage/99 /en/blog/macau-s-new-visage/99 The former Portuguese colony returned to China in 1999 is trying to diversisfy its offer to compensate the new anti-corruption measures implemented by Chinese officials. The chinese gambling paradise is indeed going through an unprecedented turnmoil. Macau has long become world’s first gambling capital before Las Vegas with more than 50 casinos and 7 times Sin City’s revenues. In 2013, it registered its new record with its revenues which rose by 19% with an annual turn over of 45 billion dollars. However the revenues have been falling since January 2014, says Macao’s Office for Sanctions Monit… ]]> Wed, 16 Sep 2015 16:48:06 +0200 GMT Learn Ultimate Poker Rules and Strategy in 5 Minutes /en/blog/learn-ultimate-poker-rules-and-strategy-in-5-minutes/97 /en/blog/learn-ultimate-poker-rules-and-strategy-in-5-minutes/97 Learn Ultimate Poker rules and strategy in 5 minutes - An infographic by the team at CasinosAvenue. 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This region at the French-Swiss border is not only the perfect place to try several sports and cultural places, but also a high-place of entertainment with six casinos in the nearby cities. To find all the casinos near you, you can use the "near me" button in the search bar of the site! The crescent-shaped Lake Geneva sometimes called “lac de Genève” demarcates the French-Swiss border separating the French department of Haute-Savoie in the South and the Swiss cantons of Geneva, Vaud and V… ]]> Mon, 07 Sep 2015 16:39:10 +0200 GMT Launch of the CasinosAvenue Members' Monthly Lottery /en/blog/launch-of-the-casinosavenue-members-monthly-lottery/92 /en/blog/launch-of-the-casinosavenue-members-monthly-lottery/92 CasinosAvenue.com is pleased to announce the launch of the Members' Monthly Lottery! This 100% free promotion aim to reward websimte members by making them win creative prizes, coming straight out of the universe of gambling. Each month different gifts are to be won! 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Final rank: Rank Player Country Earnings 1st John Juanda Indonesia 1 022 593 € 2nd Steve Warburton England 941 613 € 3rd Frederik Jansen Denmark 810 294 € 4th Denys Shafikov Ukraine 405 100 € 5th Rainer Kempe Germany 320 4… ]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 17:37:19 +0200 GMT What Happens in Vegas Stays in Vegas: You Hit the Jackpot /en/blog/what-happens-in-vegas-stays-in-vegas-you-hit-the-jackpot/87 /en/blog/what-happens-in-vegas-stays-in-vegas-you-hit-the-jackpot/87 Congratulations! You have been playing on this slot machine for four hours and you have been rewarded for your patience. You just won a jackpot! Now wealthy, you have many choices to enjoy yourself in Sin City and as everybody knows What Happens in Vegas Stays in Vegas! You can: KEEP PLAYING Because you have an adventurous spirit and you are risk taking, you can decide to keep playing and maybe win more... In Vegas, you will have the chance to try every innovation to the highest stakes in one of the 76 casinos of Las Vegas. Credit : Thomas Hawk STAY IN YOUR DREAM'S SUITE Las Vegas has … ]]> Fri, 21 Aug 2015 18:25:23 +0200 GMT TOP 8 LAS VEGAS BEST NIGHTCLUBS /en/blog/top-8-las-vegas-best-nightclubs/84 /en/blog/top-8-las-vegas-best-nightclubs/84 Las Vegas is a festive and lively city full of nightclubs where you can spend the best time of your life! Besides the great atmosphere and the good music, the following list will help you find the best locations for your next holidays! Las Vegas is an inescapable destination in view of its beauty and uniqueness. A nightlife is required to discover every aspect of the city! The following rank reveals the trendiest nightclubs of Las Vegas. When it comes to select the best ones, selection criteria are mainly based on atmosphere, decorating and the quality of services! 8. VISIT THE SURRENDER, A LU… ]]> Wed, 19 Aug 2015 16:38:56 +0200 GMT Multi Action Poker Available in Isle of Pompano Casino (Florida) /en/blog/multi-action-poker-available-in-isle-of-pompano-casino-florida/83 /en/blog/multi-action-poker-available-in-isle-of-pompano-casino-florida/83 Since last week, the Isle of Pompano Casino, Florida, offers Multi Action Poker. That’s the only poker room in United States that proposes this kind of game. The Multi Action Poker (MAP) appeared for the first time at the Aria in Las Vegas in 2012. But it was stopped in 2013 because the creator, Timothy Frazin, wanted to made refinements. The idea is simple: play two different poker games simultaneously on the same table thanks to two dealers opposite to each other. Good poker players fold about 80 percent of their hands, so there is a lot of downtime. With MAP there is always action. “Any t… ]]> Mon, 17 Aug 2015 16:09:58 +0200 GMT Imminent Opening of Russia’s First Tremendous Hotel & Casino: The Tigre de Cristal /en/blog/imminent-opening-of-russia-s-first-tremendous-hotel-casino-the-tigre-de-cristal/80 /en/blog/imminent-opening-of-russia-s-first-tremendous-hotel-casino-the-tigre-de-cristal/80 In 2006 Vladimir Poutine forbid all casinos activity in mainland Russia in order to develop strategic touristic zones located at every corner of the country. The Hotel & Casino is about to open its doors in the Primorsky zone. The development of the Russian touristic zones dedicated to leisure and gambling continues with the next opening of the Tigre de Cristal Hotel & Casino, near Vladivostok, at the Southeast of the country. The opening is scheduled on August 28th on a 620-hectare zone ideally located to compete with destinations such as Macau or Singapour. Lawrence Ho, co-chairman of Mel… ]]> Wed, 12 Aug 2015 11:46:13 +0200 GMT Las Vegas Resort Fees 2015 /en/blog/las-vegas-resort-fees-2015/78 /en/blog/las-vegas-resort-fees-2015/78 Update: Discover our now guide on 2016 Las Vegas Resort Fees. At the end of your stay in a Las Vegas resort, the price you expected might not be the one you will have to pay at checkout. Additional expenses, which correspond to certain services that the hotel has "offered", will be added. It is the resort fees. Few years ago, only the resorts of Las Vegas and Orlando were charging this fee. Now it has become commonplace in the US and it can amount to more than $30 per night. Here are the resort fees that you will find in Las Vegas and Henderson : Casino Resort Fees (per night) Service… ]]> Tue, 11 Aug 2015 13:48:09 +0200 GMT Best Times to Visit Las Vegas: Weather and Temperatures /en/blog/best-times-to-visit-las-vegas-weather-and-temperatures/77 /en/blog/best-times-to-visit-las-vegas-weather-and-temperatures/77 In order to experience a successful trip to Las Vegas, a good organization is essential. Here is an helpful guide where you can learn what is the best time to visit Vegas when the weather and temperatures are favorable. WEATHER AND TEMPERATURES IN LAS VEGAS Being part of the State of Nevada, Las Vegas is in the heart of Mojave Desert, with an arid and warm climate it is one of the largest North American Desert. This dryness makes Las Vegas benefit from 315 days of sunshine a year and low rainfall. However, beware: summer can be very warm when in July, the temperature hits 104 °F. Severe storms… ]]> Tue, 11 Aug 2015 12:29:33 +0200 GMT 11 Tips to Maximize your Chances of Winning in Casinos /en/blog/11-tips-to-maximize-your-chances-of-winning-in-casinos/74 /en/blog/11-tips-to-maximize-your-chances-of-winning-in-casinos/74 The dream of every player is to enter in a casino, to bet a few coins and to win the jackpot. Unfortunately, this is not as easy and there is no miracle solution for this to happen. Give you the best possible odds and discover our 11 tips to maximize your chances of winning in a casino. 1. Know the Payout Rate of the slot machines and table games Knowing the return to player (RTP) rate is very important. This is the proportion of money earned by the players according to the total of their bets. On average, slot machines have a payout percentage over 85% (more for slots online), Blackjack of … ]]> Thu, 06 Aug 2015 17:24:33 +0200 GMT The Season 12 of the European Poker Tour Starts Soon /en/blog/the-season-12-of-the-european-poker-tour-starts-soon/72 /en/blog/the-season-12-of-the-european-poker-tour-starts-soon/72 This year, the season 12 of the European Poker Tour will begin the 19th of August in the Barcelona Casino. The EPT will then move to Malta, Prague, the Bahamas, Dublin and Monaco for the Grand Final as per tradition. The event of the Deauville casino is no longer part of the EPT schedule but Rebecca McAdam, Senior Manager of Public Relations at PokerStars, did not exclude a future agreement in other destinations of the Barriere group. "We are grateful to our partners at Barriere, the staff, and the people of the town of Deauville for their hospitality over the last 11 seasons of the EPT" she e… ]]> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 12:33:41 +0200 GMT Amazing Time-Lapse of Las Vegas /en/blog/amazing-time-lapse-of-las-vegas/70 /en/blog/amazing-time-lapse-of-las-vegas/70 Usually, making a time-lapse video takes a lot of time, but “One night in Vegas” took only one night. Three photographers, Aaron Keigher, Michael Bloom and Arlene Ziordia, decided on a whim to drive until Las Vegas and film everything. They left from Los Angeles and crossed two states and the Mojave Desert and finally arrived in the iconic Las Vegas Strip. They captured the real essence of the city filming the traffic, the buildings, Caesars Palace, Flamingo, Bellagio fountains, flashing signs, neon lights and the colorful individuals. They chose Vegas because the city never sleeps and people… ]]> Thu, 30 Jul 2015 15:09:10 +0200 GMT The Days of the Historical Riviera Hotel and Casino are Numbered /en/blog/the-days-of-the-historical-riviera-hotel-and-casino-are-numbered/67 /en/blog/the-days-of-the-historical-riviera-hotel-and-casino-are-numbered/67 On Tuesday, the Vegas Global Business District Committee approved unanimously the demolition of the mythic Riviera Hotel and Casino. The casino opened on April 20, 1955. It was the first high-rise hotel-casino in Vegas. Its popularity has declined gradually due to neighborhood attendance waning until its closure in May 2015. The casino is known for its numerous film shoots as those of Ocean's Eleven (1960), Casino with Robert De Niro (1995), 21 (2008) and The Hangover (2009). The precise date of the demolition will be known in June and it will cost approximately $42 million. The Las Vegas C… ]]> Wed, 29 Jul 2015 11:50:07 +0200 GMT $ 2.2 Billion of Goods of the Ndrangheta Mafia Seized /en/blog/2-2-billion-of-goods-of-the-ndrangheta-mafia-seized/66 /en/blog/2-2-billion-of-goods-of-the-ndrangheta-mafia-seized/66 Last week, the Italian justice seized $ 2.2 billion of property belonging to the Calabrian Mafia, 'Ndrangheta, which operates in the gambling and betting sector. Indeed, the anti-mafia magistrates who were investigating on this group (operation "gambling") have sequestered 1,500 betting rooms, 82 websites and 56 companies, including 11 operating abroad (Malta, Austria, Romania and Spain). The prosecutor also expressed 41 arrest warrants including house arrest or the obligation to report to the police against 23 people, explains the Italian daily newspaper La Repubblica. The persons concerned a… ]]> Tue, 28 Jul 2015 16:50:58 +0200 GMT The Hangover: Chase in the Fountains of the Bellagio /en/blog/the-hangover-chase-in-the-fountains-of-the-bellagio/64 /en/blog/the-hangover-chase-in-the-fountains-of-the-bellagio/64 Last Thursday, another show that the one of the Fountains was held at Bellagio Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. Manuel Acevedo-Gutierrez, who was probably very hot (and very drunk), decided to swim in the 8.5-acre man-made lake of the resort. After jumping in the water and performing some dance steps, the man started a real chase with police. Two safety boats were mobilized to try to stop the 39-year-old man. The police first tried to convince Manuel Acevedo Gutierrez to go out alone. But he preferred to swim to the space dedicated for the show "lights and fountains" that occurs every half hour. A… ]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 12:46:29 +0200 GMT Impressive Fire at the Pool of the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas /en/blog/impressive-fire-at-the-pool-of-the-cosmopolitan-of-las-vegas/62 /en/blog/impressive-fire-at-the-pool-of-the-cosmopolitan-of-las-vegas/62 This Saturday, an impressive fire occurred at the Las Vegas Cosmopolitan Hotel Casino. The resort, consisting of two towers of 51 and 53 floors, saw its exterior floor dedicated to the Bamboo Pool, one of its 3 pool area, damaged by fire. The fire started in a cabana (small private cottage at the pool). The assumptions on the cause of the fire are numerous: cigarette butt launched from a top floor, fire fryer ... The flames spread rapidly, burning the palm trees surrounding the cabana and releasing a thick black smoke. Many floors were evacuated. According to the Clark County Fire Department, … ]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 12:32:35 +0200 GMT Information on the Future Opening of the Huge Parisian Macau Casino & Hotel Unveiled! /en/blog/information-on-the-future-opening-of-the-huge-parisian-macau-casino-hotel-unveiled/59 /en/blog/information-on-the-future-opening-of-the-huge-parisian-macau-casino-hotel-unveiled/59 The latest project of Sands China, subsidiary of Las Vegas Sands Corp, will open its doors in Macau, the capital of casino games, “in about 12 months”, said a senior executive of the company. In this current period of recession in the gambling area (overall Macau gaming revenue has declined 37% through June), Rob Goldstein, president and chief operating officer of Las Vegas Sands, is convinced that the new resort will answer to Macau's customer's expectations. “We think more than ever that in this environment, the Parisian’s European theme is exactly right focused for the mass visitation”, he… ]]> Fri, 24 Jul 2015 12:03:01 +0200 GMT 4.13% Growth Between 2015 and 2019 for UK Casinos /en/blog/4-13-growth-between-2015-and-2019-for-uk-casinos/55 /en/blog/4-13-growth-between-2015-and-2019-for-uk-casinos/55 A recent study by Technavio forecasts an 4.13% rise of the revenues for the UK casino industry over the period 2015-2019. This report is based on the revenue generated through land-based casinos and not online casinos. It covers the present scenario and the potential growth of the market. In addition, the study notices that the vision on casinos is also evolving. What appeared in the past as a way to lose money now becomes a real pleasure. This growth can be explained by the change in the player profiles visiting the casino. For a long time, men were the most numerous, but now women account f… ]]> Thu, 23 Jul 2015 17:10:57 +0200 GMT What will the New Brisbane Queen's Wharf Casino look like ? /en/blog/what-will-the-new-brisbane-queen-s-wharf-casino-look-like/53 /en/blog/what-will-the-new-brisbane-queen-s-wharf-casino-look-like/53 Queensland Prime Minister Annastacia Palaszczuk announced the 19th of July that Echo Entertainment has been chosen for the renovation of Queens Wharf. Echo Entertainment was in competition with the Crown group, but the Queensland Government chose Matt Bekier’s firm because it didn't want to build a new casino. The project plans to move the Treasury Casino & Hotel in the glamorous new towers and use the historic building as a hotel or shopping area. The project is huge. “It will be an asset for this state that will compete with any resorts in Macau, Singapore or other destinations around the… ]]> Tue, 21 Jul 2015 12:54:42 +0200 GMT Upcoming Opening of 25 New Casinos in Mexico /en/blog/upcoming-opening-of-25-new-casinos-in-mexico/51 /en/blog/upcoming-opening-of-25-new-casinos-in-mexico/51 After the Mexican Interior Ministry (SEGOB) decided to close around 100 casinos between 2012 and 2014 because of incomplete licenses, especially in Chiapas, Monterrey and Coahuila, new establishments will finally open in Mexico. Indeed, Alfonso Pérez Lizaur, president of the Mexican gaming organization APPJS (Asociación de Permisionarios y Proveedores de Juegos y Sorteos) announced the opening of 25 new casinos before the end of the year. The Directorate General of Gaming has already approved most of the licenses but the SEGOB has to pass a last inspection to these establishments. “We have 2… ]]> Mon, 20 Jul 2015 17:13:49 +0200 GMT Casino Galaxy Macau: The New VIP Rooms /en/blog/casino-galaxy-macau-the-new-vip-rooms/48 /en/blog/casino-galaxy-macau-the-new-vip-rooms/48 The 10th of July, the Macau operator, Galaxy Entertainment Group Ltd (GEG), inaugurated its new premium table games area in Casino Galaxy Macau resort on the Cotai Strip. To enter the prestigious Horizon VIP and Horizon High Limit Slots rooms you will have to reach the Black or Diamond tier of the GEG Privilege Club. The rooms are off from the mass gaming floor to assure tranquility and concentration to the players. The Galaxy Entertainment’s senior vice president, Raymond Yap Yin Min, didn’t say how much players had to spend in order to reach those tiers. This extension is made up of the Ho… ]]> Fri, 17 Jul 2015 11:12:14 +0200 GMT The Nine World Series Of Poker Main Event Finalists Finally Known /en/blog/the-nine-world-series-of-poker-main-event-finalists-finally-known/46 /en/blog/the-nine-world-series-of-poker-main-event-finalists-finally-known/46 At the beginning, they were 6,420 poker enthusiasts to compete for the most prestigious title of the world. After 10 day of tough competition, they are only 9 survivors. Six Americans, one Belgian, one Italian and one Israeli will fight to gain the 7.680.021$ reward promised to the winner. Among them, 3 players are well known: Max Steinberg, who won a WSOP bracelet in 2012, Pierre Neuville, the November Niner veteran with 55 years of poker under his belt and Joseph McKeehen who got a runner-up place at 2014 Monster Stack WSOP. This one has a real advantage since he will come with 63,100,000 c… ]]> Thu, 16 Jul 2015 17:05:17 +0200 GMT The New Tribe’s Casino: 12 Tribes Resort Casino /en/blog/the-new-tribe-s-casino-12-tribes-resort-casino/45 /en/blog/the-new-tribe-s-casino-12-tribes-resort-casino/45 People who wanted to try the Vegas Experience in the Okanogan region will be happy: the 12 Tribes Resort Casino opened on the 17 June. Just 45 miles south from the Canadian Border, the casino is located in Omak near the Okanogan Highlands. The Colville Business Council inaugurated, by cutting a red ribbon, its new 56,000 square foot casino with pride. “We’ve waited for it for a long time. It’s a spurt to our economic growth.” said the Omak Mayor, Cindy Gagne. Indeed, the casino will provide 200 full time employment opportunities. Opened 24/7, the modern and luxurious establishment, which coste… ]]> Wed, 15 Jul 2015 15:25:13 +0200 GMT Paris: No Casinos but Exclusive Gambling Clubs /en/blog/paris-no-casinos-but-exclusive-gambling-clubs/41 /en/blog/paris-no-casinos-but-exclusive-gambling-clubs/41 Two options came out of the Duport report, released in early June, «for a new legal offer of games in Paris» : the opening of casinos or the creation of new gambling rooms in the French capital. The report highlighted that most of European capitals host casinos, apart from Paris and Rome and that a casino in Paris would amount to €46.5 millions in annual tax revenue for the French government. But the first option, which was disputed by a large number of politicians, by Paris’ councillors and by Enghien Casino, has been dismissed by the government. On Friday 12th June, Minister of the Interior … ]]> Mon, 29 Jun 2015 16:56:47 +0200 GMT TOP 7 ATTRACTIONS IN VEGAS! Big Apple Coaster and More /en/blog/top-7-attractions-in-vegas-big-apple-coaster-and-more/39 /en/blog/top-7-attractions-in-vegas-big-apple-coaster-and-more/39 Looking for thrills in Vegas? We want to share with you 7 not-to-be-missed attractions in Sin City. THE BIG APPLE ROLLER COASTER A breathtaking roller coaster around The New-York New-York Hotel with an amazing view over the Strip. Open every day. From 11am to 11pm from Sunday to Thursday and from 10:30am to 12am on Friday and Saturday. It’s even better at night! 3790 Las Vegas Blvd $14 Book INSANITY THE RIDE The highest observation tower in the States and the highest building in Las Vegas, The Stratosphere, offers Insanity the Ride. Climb in! At about 1000 feet above ground, enjoy a unique v… ]]> Mon, 29 Jun 2015 16:17:11 +0200 GMT Will there be Casinos in Paris? /en/blog/will-there-be-casinos-in-paris/36 /en/blog/will-there-be-casinos-in-paris/36 As more and more Parisian gaming circles close, the idea of reintroducing casinos in the French capital - where they are currently banned - sparked a controversy. The project of a casino near Charles-de Gaulle airport, located in Roissy, might become reality. More and more gaming circles close 8 out of 10 gaming circles have closed between 2008 and today. After the Cercle Cadet and the Aviation Club de France (on the Champs-Élysées) were put into liquidation, many staff members of the Cercle Clichy Montmartre, which is the last legal place in Paris to play Poker, lost their ministerial approva… ]]> Tue, 16 Jun 2015 18:14:30 +0200 GMT Macau: Focus on the New Capital of Casino Games /en/blog/macau-focus-on-the-new-capital-of-casino-games/30 /en/blog/macau-focus-on-the-new-capital-of-casino-games/30 With about forty casinos for a 29.5 km of surface area, Macau is the paradise of gambling. This Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China make more than all the American's gaming homes together. It is especially the only place in the world where half of the tourists are gamblers. City of disproportion, it has an airport unique in the world, almost built above water, it is the international airport. You have to know that 70% of the city's incomes come from the gain of the VIP lounges of the island's casino. So what? You thought Las Vegas was the only place on earth to guar… ]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 12:21:12 +0200 GMT Singapore: The New Casino Hotel Destination /en/blog/singapore-the-new-casino-hotel-destination/29 /en/blog/singapore-the-new-casino-hotel-destination/29 Singapore is internationally famous for its economic growth and urban landscape. But Singapore is also called « the Garden city », because of numerous green spaces. The city keeps attracting tourists and casino players. Thanks to the dynamism and originality of the city, world hotel and gambling industries leading companies such as Las Vegas Sands and Genting group have established themselves there. SINGAPORE CASINO MARKET TRAILS LAS VEGAS In 2013, Marina Bay Sands and Resort World Sentosa casinos recorded a 6.077 billion dollars revenue, ranking Singapore third of the global gambling market. … ]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 11:44:51 +0200 GMT TOP 7 Means to Transfer your Money to Las Vegas from Abroad /en/blog/top-7-means-to-transfer-your-money-to-las-vegas-from-abroad/28 /en/blog/top-7-means-to-transfer-your-money-to-las-vegas-from-abroad/28 Your trip in Las Vegas is about to come, you have planned everything: hotels, casinos, side activities, etc. however, you still have a question: what is the best way to transfer your money if you are coming from outside the US? There are several common solutions: credit card, cash, traveler's checks, exchange, banking partnerships, withdrawal at casinos... Here are the dilemma casino gamblers have to face! WITHDRAWALS AND PAYMENTS BY CREDIT CARD Credit cards are surely the safest, the quickest and the more practical way to pay abroad. Some of the biggest French casinos have banking partnershi… ]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 11:11:39 +0200 GMT