Posts Tagged“Las Vegas”

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Las Vegas is one of the more popular holiday destinations in the United States, as it markets itself as a Disneyland for adults. Despite the fact that most associate this city with the many gaming opportunities it provides its visitors, there are plenty of other fun things to do on holiday in Las Vegas that don’t involve putting your money at risk. In this post, we will share a few of our favorite suggestions. 1) See Vegas from above Las Vegas is quite the sight to see for the first time visitor, but what you see at ground level is…

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Most big casinos are designed to attract the rich and famous, and that means they have to be stunningly extravagant, luxurious places in order to get people through the doors. A quick look around famous gambling hot spots such as Las Vegas and Macao reveals dozens of beautiful casinos, but there are a few that stand head and shoulders above the rest. Here’s our list of the most beautiful casinos of all time. Wynn Macao While its sister Wynn Las Vegas is a stunning casino in its own right, the more recently opened gambling house in Macao is easily the…

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Gaming has been a form of entertainment for humans for almost as long as history was recorded. There’s a lot of evidence which suggests gaming first began in China around 2300 B.C., with early dice games and board games both having been found that date back to the era. Interestingly, gaming has even been used to avert war and decide which ruler has a claim over territory. Back in 1000 A.D., Norway’s then monarch King Olaf was in disagreement with King Olaf of Sweden over who should rule the District of Hising. It’s said that the two kings agreed to…