Some people want to sit and relax and play a game that goes at their own pace and for them I recommend either the slot machines or video card games. Online casinos and their land based cousins offer players dozens of choices of different slot machines, and many casinos offer slot machines that can only be found at their casino. In recent years video casino games like video poker and even video blackjack have become very popular and are gaining space in most casinos today.
Maybe you are the type that wants a fast paced game. Roulette and craps are both very fast. This means it is not a long time between placing your bet and a winner being declared. These are also both games that you can walk up to purchase chips, play a few rounds and then walk away. Blackjack is also a fairly fast paced game, but it can be a bit slow at times when inexperienced players are trying to make a decision on what to do.
Poker is a great game if you are in the mood to site around and play a game that is just as much about the socializing as it is about the cards. When playing poker you can have several minutes between getting your cards and having to make a bet. The down side to poker is that because it is a social game, you have to follow the unwritten rules on winning and leaving. If you are winning big it is rude to just get up and go you have to at least wait till you lose a few hands. You are not required to do this by the casinos it is just an unspoken rule that can be the difference between being a respected player and a hated one at the tables.
Maybe casino games are not what you are looking for, maybe for you and your friends it is about going to the race track and betting on the horses. The race track is a great place to go if you are looking for some time out alone or with friends. You can sit in the casino bar or restaurant and have a few drinks or a nice meal at the same time you are betting on the different races, and besides the local races held at the track you can also bet on races going …