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Real Casinos vs. Online Casinos

If you’re just now getting into casino gambling (and its various standardized games) you’re probably already aware of the amazing number of choices out there with regards to where and how you can gamble.  But the biggest choice that potential gamblers will make is probably whether or not to focus on (real) brick-and-mortar casinos or their online counterparts.

Regardless of whether or not you’re going online or getting physical, it’s important to remember that most of the games will be the same in either place.  For example, every type of casino will usually feature the following activities:

  • Baccarat
  • Poker – various games.
  • Blackjack
  • Roulette
  • The Big Six Wheel (a.k.a. “Wheel of fortune”)
  • Keno
  • Slots – such as Bonanza Slot.
  • Craps
  • Etc…

In other words, it doesn’t matter if you’re talking about digital or material casinos, these types of games will likely be present.

For those who are interested in a more casual experience, online casinos are probably your best option.  With lower betting parameters and a host of other features which make gambling much easier and faster, many people find online casinos to be the best way to gamble, especially these days where nearly everyone is playing poker.  However, one should know that they’re not dealing with a physical stack of cards, but some type of software-driven random number generator instead.  While this might not seem like a big deal, it can significantly affect the outcomes of games as well as the way the player applies basic strategies.  This is of course further exacerbated by the addition of other (real or digital) players, who are also interested in winning.  Having said that, even if you’re interested in gambling at a real casino, online destinations make for excellent training tools.  After all, what better, safer and more efficient / inexpensive ways are there?

As far as real casinos are concerned, they’re really destinations for people to get away from it all, perhaps as part of a holiday excursion.  Sure, there are individuals who might be considered to be “professional casino gamblers” but we’re talking about a very slim percentage here.  In fact, one should never approach casinos with the notion that they’re going to leave as a high-roller, that’s probably the easiest trap to fall into.  Instead, the average casino gambler should focus on simply improving their game and having fun.  As always, one should remember to bet conservatively and make sure that they aren’t spending critical funds which they might need to let’s say, buy food or make the return trip home with.

As always; stay safe and have fun.  Here’s hoping that you emerge as the big winner!  Cheers!