Staking out some of the best casinos from around the world
Okada Manila, a $2.4-billion entertainment complex, is the newest gaming hub in the Philippines. With over 3,000 electronic gaming machines and 500 table games, it’s perfect for casino veterans and newbies alike. Table games include Samurai War, an effortless card game where the player and the dealer draw one card each and the card with the higher value wins. With the electronic games, classics such as Blackjack, Roulette, and Horse Racing are available for betting.
The Venetian Macao
Located on the Cotai Strip in Macau, The Venetian has the largest casino in the world, with 3,000 gaming machines and 870 card and table games spread across four different themed areas: Golden Fish, Imperial House, Red Dragon, and Phoenix. The casino offers exclusive access to their VIP guests through the Paiza Club, where high rollers are provided with a butler as they enjoy private gaming rooms, lounges, and restaurants.
MGM Grand Las Vegas
The casino in MGM Grand Las Vegas not only features gaming machines and table games but also a 24-hour lounge called Whiskey Down. What sets this gaming lounge apart from the gaming floor are its plush leather sofas and the whiskey selection that help people escape the madness of the casino floor for a few enjoyable rounds of Blackjack and video poker.
The Baden-Baden Casino
Located in southwest Germany’s Black Forest is The Baden-Baden casino where popular games like Blackjack and punto banco can be found at its casino floor. But another venue in Baden-Baden offers guests a different gaming environment: one of the city’s most popular party venues, Club Bernstein creates a cozy atmosphere for guests who want to imbibe the drinks of their choice as they get their game on with poker and roulette.
Crown Melbourne is a resort complex with three hotels, entertainment facilities, and a casino that has hosted several poker tournaments such as the Aussie Millions Poker Championship and the World Series of Poker AsiaPacific. Its VIP guests not only get to experience competitive gaming but also enjoy events like the Australian Open Tennis Championships and the F1 Grand Prix.
Okada Manila Casino
Above and below: MGM Grand Las Vegas Casino
Above and below: The Venetian Macao Casino