Top Exotic Poker Destinations From Around the World
We have all been there (not physically, but virtually). All of us have dreamt of going to the exotic off shore place or a casino to play Poker around the world. Various Poker tournaments take place frequently from the islands of the Caribbean to the Neon Vegas strips. If you want to add a little bit of glamour and glitz to your current game state, then these are the places to visit. In this article, we are going to take you to some of the most exotic Poker locations in the world (that are not the Las Vegas).
Widely considered as one of the most glamorous of the world, Monte Carlo is considered to be the birthplace of high stakes casino experiences. Casino de Monte Carlo, made famous by Ian Fleming’s James Bond is considered to be the hotspot for all the action. It has a vast variety of Poker tables to suit all kinds of Budgets making it a suitable location for all types of players.
Gaming has been completely legalized in Costa Rica. This has made the coast town of San Jose a top destination for all the so-called Poker Refugees of US. It is home to over 30 casinos and that hold all types of tournaments frequently. The Costa Rica classic held at Hotel Corbici is a must visit for all Poker Players.
Nothing in the world is as luxurious as the Bahamas. Home to the world famous Atlantis Casino – the host venue to the world’s most famous annual tournament, The Caribbean Adventure, The Bahamas is the dream location for every Poker Players. There are three types of games played here – The five card, three card progressive and Texas Hold’em. Regardless of your stature or amount of interest in the game, this place is a must visit for its sheer entertainment value.
Tunica is not as famous or as happening as the other places on our list. It is a small and quaint town in the state of Mississippi but is considered to be one of the best Poker experiences in the US outside Vegas. The reason behind this is Gold Strike Hotel Casino and Resort. It is home to a wide range of low buy-in and high payout daily tournaments. The Casino has 16 tables making it sought after destination for both Pros and amateurs.
Located on the coast of mainland China, Macau is considered to be the next Las Vegas. It is one of the host cities for the Asian Mainland Poker Tour. Suitable for players of every skill level, Macau is also home to a vast array of Casinos that offer almost every variation of the game.
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|APT Korea Championships||8 Aug - 19 Aug||TBA|
|Asia Poker League Xi’an, China||14 Aug - 22 Aug||CNY 5,000|
|APT Macau 2018||29 Aug - 5 Sep||HKD 11,000|
|WPT Japan 2018||1 Sep - 17 Sep||JPY 30,000|
|APT Philippines||11 Sep - 20 Sep||TBA|
|WPT Korea 2018||18 Sep - 24 Sep||KRW 1,100,000|