En Spain there are 53 casinos with a total of 463 tables and 1,863 machines.
Gambling establishments that receive five million visits a year by players who gamble 350.6 million euros.
Beyond this wide range of entertainment, these leisure complexes also stand out for their architecture, history, decoration and glamor.
Some places surrounded by a halo of mystery and luxury that cause a certain attraction towards them, since they arouse interest in all types of tourists.
Perhaps for this reason, incredible casinos can be found all over the world.
In fact, they are present in practically all modern cities, although the most famous is in Las Vegas, the gaming city par excellence for players …
Bellagio Casino (Las Vegas, United States)
We couldn’t start this tour anywhere else but by Las Vegas, the largest city in the state of Nevada and one of the main tourist destinations in the United States thanks to its leisure complexes. Among them all stands out the Casino Bellagio, the most iconic and emblematic of the American city, for its history and for its appearance in dozens of films in recent years. This AAA-rated 5-diamond luxury hotel and casino located on the Las Vegas Strip, the city’s most famous avenue and one of the best-known in the world, opened on October 15, 1998. Inspired by the Italian people from Bellagio, the pearl of Lake Como, this casino is the usual venue for the World Poker Tour (WPT) circuit, so the best card game players pass through its rooms.
The Bellagio Casino has a wide range of games. Players can relax by enjoying classic modes such as roulette, blackjack or craps, as well as more than 2,000 slot machines. Beyond these entertainment options, which can be found in any casino online, visitors can also enjoy the famous fountains of the Bellagio hotel. Its more than 1,200 jets seduce millions of people every year with a unique show made up of water, lights and music. Without going any further, last April HBO created an immersive experience in these sources on the occasion of the end of Game of Thrones. An experience where viewers could witness how the silhouettes of the King of the Night and the dragons emerged from the waters to the rhythm of the soundtrack of the popular series.
Casino The Venetian (Macao, China)
The Macao Special Administrative Region is the most densely populated region on the planet. This peninsula of only 30 square kilometers located on the southern coast of China is the only place in the Asian country where gambling is allowed. Known as the Las Vegas of Asia, Macau has become the casino capital of the world During the last years. A recognition that is due to leisure complexes such as The Venetian Casino.
Opened in 2007 by Las Vegas Sands, this gambling establishment is one of the most spectacular and famous in the world, as it has 166,420 square meters where it houses 3,400 machines and 800 gaming tables. Its architecture recreates the Italian city of Venice, even visitors can take a gondola ride through its canals in the shape of an artificial lake. A city dedicated almost entirely to gambling.
Marina Bay Sands Casino (Singapur)
Since its inauguration in 2010, Singapore’s Marina Bay Sands Casino is considered the world’s most expensive independent casino. Las Vegas Sans, owned by billionaire Sheldon Adelson, invested 4.1 billion euros in its construction. In addition, this leisure complex is located in one of the most spectacular buildings on the planet. A gaming establishment that has 15,000 square meters divided into four levels and a wide range of games of chance.
The casino has more than 2,300 machines and more than 600 gaming tables where players can enjoy up to 13 different modes. The Marina Bay Sands has been the only casino that has managed to establish itself in the city of Singapore, becoming the main alternative to Macau for Asian players.
Casino Sun City (Sudáfrica)
In the interior of South Africa, next to the Pilanesberg National Park, is the Sun City Casino. Located less than 300 kilometers from the cities of Johannesburg and Pretoria, this leisure complex owned by South African magnate Sol Kerzner is one of the most spectacular and famous in the world.
A place that opened its doors to the public on December 7, 1979, becoming during the ‘apartheid’ years one of the few places in the country where gambling was allowed. An oasis of luxury and gaming in the heart of the jungle that houses 38 gaming tables and almost 1,000 slot machines. This great gambling offer attracts a large number of tourists every year, as well as the wealthiest people in the country.
Casino Baden-Baden (Baden-Baden, Germany)
German actress Marlene Dietrich dubbed Casino Baden-Baden “the most beautiful casino in the world.” It is not for less, since this gambling establishment is located inside the Kurhaus castle, in the heart of the Black Forest. This building was built in the early 19th century by Friedrich Weinbrenner and follows the line of the French royal palaces. This leisure space has more than 250 years of history, being one of the oldest casinos.
Hundreds of famous people have passed through its rooms throughout history, although the Russian writer Fyodor Dostoivski is one of the most famous players. In fact, the great novel ‘The Player’ is inspired by this casino. Currently, the gambling establishment has about 140 machines and 15 tables with traditional modalities, among which roulette stands out. Do you dare to visit them?