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Dating back to the 1700s, the game of Craps has a long and storied history in New Orleans. This iconic dice game was introduced to Louisiana by French settlers who brought their own variations of it with them, making it one of the oldest betting games on record.

Though there are numerous theories as to its origins, what is known is that Craps took off throughout America during the Civil War – primarily due to soldiers enjoying it while stuck in camp, before eventually becoming a mainstay of casinos and gambling halls all over.

Today, Craps remains popular all across America but particularly so in New Orleans where it is said that the city embodies certain “odds” favorable to winning at this classic game! It’s no wonder then that both locals and tourists alike flock to places such as Harrah’s Casino New Orleans or The Beau Rivage Resort & Casino for their chance at striking it big.

Of course, playing Craps takes more than just lady luck; it helps to have a good understanding of its rules and strategies which can get quite complex due to its various betting possibilities! Luckily there are plenty of resources out there for novice players looking for guidance; from articles discussing different techniques or even YouTube videos explaining the ins-and-outs of the game — you won’t have any trouble finding helpful advice if you need it.

No matter your skill level though, New Orleans is an ideal destination for anyone looking experience some good ol' fashioned craps action! So roll those dice and see if Lady Luck smiles down upon you — after all, there’s nothing quite like taking home a jackpot once night falls on this iconic city!

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