Food

Feeling Lucky? Casinos Make Great Getaways

Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn Tumblr


You can bet you#ll have a good time on your next weekend getaway with a well-planned trip to some of the most popular and convenient casinos. Although not legal in Georgia, nearby gaming action is just a short drive or flight away.

For some quick, nearby action, consider visiting the coastal town of Brunswick, Georgia. A gambling cruise ships travels about three miles out into international waters where casino gambling is permitted. Slot machines and table games like blackjack, craps, roulette and Caribbean stud poker are offered. Visit www.emeraldprincesscasino.com or call 1-800-842-0115.

A short drive northbound will lead you to Harrah#s Cherokee Casino in Cherokee, North Carolina. A 15-story hotel, a variety of restaurants and world-famous performers at the Cherokee Pavilion theater welcome gaming guests. Video format games like Double Diamonds, Red, White and Blue and Sizzling Sevens, plus video poker, video craps and live digital blackjack are available. Visit www.harrahs.com or call 1-828-497-7777.

Looking for some bigger action? Let someone with experience plan your gambling trip for you. Casino Connections based in Lawrenceville organizes trips to Biloxi, Tunica, Atlantic City and Las Vegas on discounted or comped flights. By traveling with Casino Connections, guests can qualify for free or discounted flights, hotel rooms and meals. The number of #freebies# you receive is based on the amount of action (time spent gambling) you give the casino. For more information on Casino Connections, call 770-979-2044 or visit www.casinoconnectionsinc.com.