- With over 80 million foreign tourists annually, France is the most visited country in the world.
- You can start gambling as soon as you land in Amsterdam, at the Holland Casino found in the Schipol airport.
- There are 28 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the UK including Stonehenge, the Tower of London, and Westminster Abbey.
- Germans are the world’s second biggest drinkers of beer (after the Irish), with an annual average of 119 liters per consumer.
- 44% of the world's olive oil is produced in Spain.
One of England’s finest gambling establishments, the Clermont Club, located in Mayfair’s Berkeley Square, has a long and distinguished reputation for elegance and splendor.
The building in which the club is hosted is particularly impressive. The space, with its baroque décor and spiral staircase is both stunning and theatrical. Everything about the Clermont Club oozes elegance and style, and fits the overall ambience of exclusivity, for which it is known.
In order to enjoy gambling at this elite casino, as is the rule for visiting any casino in London, you must first apply for membership to the private club at least 24 hours before you wish to visit.
In terms of gaming, the Clermont Club has undergone a number of incarnations since its inception. After numerous years in operation it was sold to Playboy Enterprises in 1972. Famous guests like Roger Moore and Princess Margaret were known to have come by for a gamble.
The Clermont Club has since changed ownership, but the casino maintains its upscale allure. Professional service and standards greet all players at every turn.
The discerning gambler is sure to enjoy roulette, blackjack, three card poker, and punto banco in a discreet setting.
In addition to casino gambling, the Clermont Club offers members the opportunity to relax and unwind in the peaceful surroundings of its bar and lounge.
For those looking for more hearty fare, you can enjoy a fine meal in the club’s restaurant, which also includes an extensive wine menu.
Upcoming Events Across Europe
Guy Fawkes Night, England
Light up the night in jolly old England. November 5th marks Guy Fawkes Night, during which bonfires, fireworks and all manner of celebrations are the norm throughout the land. Celebrated for over 400 years now, Guy Fawkes Night is sure to be a bright spot during your holiday in England.
National Day, Monaco
The tiny principality of Monaco erupts in celebration each year on November 19th. A day full of pomp, circumstance, parties, and festivities, the country’s identity and traditions are on full display for all to take in. And, of course, there’s that famous casino to visit in Monte Carlo.
Rome Jazz Festival, Italy
Rome has become the epicenter of great jazz music each November for over 35 years. Throughout the month, dozens of concerts are staged at the state-of-the-art Auditorium Parco della Musica featuring some of the world’s greatest jazz musicians. Remember, when in Rome, do as the Romans do.