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Gambling with Celebrities: Las Vegas Casinos and More

In this generation where most of us are multi-tasking between careers, family, personal and social life, it is only natural for us to look for some way to unwind. If you're thinking about where to go on your next vacation, you might wanna consider trying your luck in gambling in nowhere else but Sin City itself--Las Vegas.

In fact, even celebrities are giving in to "The Entertainment Capital in the World". Las Vegas is not only a popular setting for blockbuster movies and TV shows anymore, many famous people frequent its casinos even when the cameras stop filming.

The elegant hotel and casino Bellagio is known to house such celebrities as Alex Rodriguez and Matt Damon. You might also recognize the place as one of the settings in the star-studded Ocean's Eleven. The Bellagio is also famous for its poker room, which is prefered by many professional poker players. And of course, one cannot miss its famous attraction--The Fountains of Bellagio, whose display is accompanied by light and music.

When visiting the Bellagio, don't be surprised if you run into Demi Moore and Ashton Kutcher. This casino is said to be a favorite of the hot Hollywood couple.

Of course, what is celebrity life without the VIP treatment? The Palms, in the West Las Vegas strip caters to the exclusive gambling needs of many famous stars as well. Movie star and serious poker player Ben Affleck is a regular in this casino. Bruce Willis, Pamela Anderson and Ryan Seacrest were also spotted in this popular gambling site.

Want some change in the celebrity scenery? Go and check out The Wynn in the Las Vegas Boulevard. Not only is it the tallest building in Vegas, it's also a favorite among stars Jessica Biel and Cuba Gooding Jr. Tycoon Bill Gates also played a little Texas Holdem in this casino.

Former Dawson's Creek star James Van Der Beek, meanwhile, goes to The Venetian. Along with him are actresses Jennifer Tilly and Shannon Elizabeth.

Not feeling Sin City? Book a plane to Melbourne, Australia and visit the Crown Casino. Tennis celebrities Anna Sharapova and Andy Roddick put down their rackets and pick up their chips here. Musical sensation Justin Timberlake is also a famous guest.

If the outback is too far, then just head on to Connecticut where the Foxwoods Resort Casino is. High-roller celebrities in this spot include James Woods and Carmen Electra.

So if you want to escape the daily pressure of real life, book a vacation to one of these elegant casinos. The excitement, the shows, the lights and the games might just make you feel like a rich and famous celebrity. And you never know which real celebrity might just dare you to a real game of gambling.