Poker, the World’s card game, is getting popular by leaps and bounds. The game is now being closely followed by a number, beyond imagination. More and more aspirants are getting familiar with Poker and are truly fascinated by some really popular tourneys like WSOP, WPT, EPT and Aussie Millions.
So let's take a look at what are the Top destinations to actually play Poker:
1. Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Well no Surprises here as, every Poker player from around the World definitely has, playing Poker in Las Vegas on their bucket list. You have more than 30 casinos to choose from, to get some Poker action. Also games starting from $1-$2 going on to High Stakes of as much as $500-$1000 are all available in the city of Vegas.
2. Atlantic City, United States
The Atlantic City in New Jersey is fast becoming one of the hottest poker destinations in the Worlds. Owing to some really popular international tournaments that are organized around the year, this city is soon going to be the top poker destinations. The largest casino in the Atlantic City is Borgata which boasts a massive 85 table poker room, offering a variety of Poker games across all stakes. The second most popular Poker tournament, WPT is played twice in Borgata.
3. Monte Carlo, Monaco
Monte Carlo is the home to the Grand Final of one of the most prestigious Poker tournaments, EPT. Also known as the home of upmarket gambling, the city of Monte Carlo is arguable the most glamorous place on earth. The city itself has bucket loads of attractions to make a great poker vacation even better, including some F1 racing, exotic beaches and finest restaurants in the World.
4. Melbourne, Australia
Melbourne is the home to a laid-back beach culture as well as the largest casino in the southern hemisphere—Melbourne's Crown Casino which hosts the Aussie Millions every January. Top players from around the World travel to Melbourne to compete in the Main Event as well as the High Rollers event. Those getting knocked out of the tournaments can look out for seats in the ongoing High Stakes cash games, during the Aussie Millions. You may also choose to relax alongside the St. Kilda beach or hire a car and drive down to the Great Ocean Road or experience the penguin parade on Philip Island.
5. London, U.K.
London is stocked up with Elite Poker players during the month of September as they look to battle it out for the WSOPE and EPT U.K. London is also home to a number of casinos including the popular Grosvenor Victoria, the elegant Fifty, and the neon-and-crystal Empire, which hosts the WSOPE. Besides the tournament scent there are cash games played throughout the year from small, mid to high stakes.