Nowadays, there are lots of gaming applications that you can download on your smartphones like pokers, slot or spin the wheels or alike of an online casino app that host online betting. Did you know that all of that where technically found inside a casino?! That is if you haven’t been inside of it.
The term “casino” is an Italian root word for casa which means a house. So generally speaking it describes as a facility that hosed and accommodates certain kinds or types of gambling activities.
History of Gambling Houses
It is believed that gambling has been seen almost in every society in history from the ancient Greeks and Romans to Napoleon’s France and Elizabethans’ England. History is filled with stories of entertainment based on games of chance.
- Rodotto – is the first renowned European gambling house established in Venice, Italy in 1638 by the Great Council of Venice. It was closed in 1774 by the city government.
- Saloons- are well-known in American history as the early gambling establishments. This saloon accommodates, especially for travelers to have established their social gatherings like people drinking, conversations and most of all gambling.
- Modern Day Casino – in our present time, most casinos are commonly built near or a combination of chains of hotels, restaurants, retail shopping’s that you can mostly found in some tourist spot or cities, and the most popular and I can say the most extravagant is cruise ships.
Over a decade casinos maintain their customer’s loyalty by sending emails of giving them loyalty rewards to play online. Some casino’s aside from gambling is mostly found of, or known for hosting live entertainments events like concerts, standup comedy and sports-related events like boxing in Las Vegas.