Gambling: Some fun facts

Gambling: Some fun facts

Jul 7, 2015

Wherever you are in the world you are never too far away from a casino or somewhere you can play casino games. Even if you’re travelling and can’t get to a casino, there are also a huge range of options for you to play casino games online. We love casino games in all their forms, so we thought that we would share with you some fun facts about casinos. We eat...

Can’t read my poker face

Can’t read my poker face

Jun 4, 2015

Poker is one of the popular card games in the world and one of the most common table games that you will find in casinos wherever your gambling adventures take you. While there are several different variations of the game of poker, essentially it is a relatively simple game to learn – however mastering the game takes a fair bit of practice and quite a bit of...

Dreaming of joining Danny Ocean’s gang?

Dreaming of joining Danny Ocean’s gang?

May 19, 2015

Casino heist movies such as Ocean’s 11 (and the slightly less successful sequels) may make the idea of robbing a casino seem like a glamorous escapade. The reality is that any kind of crime involves a fair bit of danger, personal risk, and mixing with people who really can’t be trusted – and it’s illegal and is likely to land you in jail. In this...

The top 5 myths about casinos

The top 5 myths about casinos

May 7, 2015

It is undeniable that there are a lot of urban myths about casinos. Stories that may have once been founded in actual events or reality, have now been embellished and exaggerated so that they no longer have any real basis in fact. In this article we take a look at some of the most popular myths about casinos and see if we can find any truth in them. Roulette is...

Casinos of the World: The Venetian, Macao

Casinos of the World: The Venetian, Macao

Sep 4, 2014

The Venetian Macao is the world’s biggest casino. Modelled on its sister casino (also called The Venetian) in Las Vegas, The Venetian in Macau dominates the Cotai Strip casino district. The history The resort opened in 2007 and has 3000 hotel suites, huge convention spaces, a 15,000 arena, a massive retail footprint, and one of the world’s biggest casino...

What are the bets you can make at Roulette?

What are the bets you can make at Roulette?

Jul 22, 2014

Roulette is one of the most exciting and popular casino games in the world. One of the attractions is that it is relatively easy to understand how to play the game and how to bet. At its most basic Roulette is a random number game, trying to guess where the ball will land. You can bet by placing your chips on to a specific number, onto the reds, the blacks, a...

How to play Blackjack

How to play Blackjack

Jun 27, 2014

Also known as Twenty One, Blackjack is the most widely played casino game in the world. It is a card game where players are playing against the dealer (as opposed to a game like poker where you are playing against the other players at the table). Blackjack is one of the oldest casino card games, with references dating back to the early 1600s – it is...

A beginner’s guide to gambling

A beginner’s guide to gambling

Jun 17, 2014

Gambling is one of the world’s most ancient past-times. Literature from many parts of the world and from all sorts of different cultures reference the popularity of gambling – whether it is old Hindu poems from as long ago as the 4th Century BC, to the frequent references in the Christian Bible, it is widely documented that people have been gambling on...