Some people are born lucky and others must find good fortune along the way. If you’re open to adventure, it’s possible to track down luck and there are some specific places you should try. While there are great destinations here in the United States, make sure your passport is current because there are some lucky spots around the globe that are musts.
Read more to see which locations made the top lucky locations.
Do you want to soak in the beauty of the French Countryside, all while watching one of the best competitions of athleticism? Then the fast moving “experience” also known as the Tour De France is the destination for you. The Tour de France is arguably the most famous bicycle race in the world that has been attracting fans since 1903. Follow your favorite cyclists and take in the scenery while you learn about the beautiful villages of France and you’ll be feeling even more fortunate than you already do.
Maybe the glamour and prestige of the Formula 1 Grand Prix in Monaco is more your style. This race, on the Circuit de Monaco is known by many as the world’s greatest race. Stand in Casino Square to catch the best view of the cars sweep past. There is no better way to test your luck than on this famous street circuit.
You don’t even have to leave the good ole’ USA to press your luck. Head to Churchill Downs, Kentucky. The extravagant hats, mint julips and rubbing elbows with celebrities may be enough to get you to there. However, the over $133 million wagered on the Kentucky Derby each year is even more attractive when you are feeling lucky. The world’s richest 1.25-mile horserace is also known as the fastest two minutes in sports. If classic gambling like slots or table games is more your speed, head to Atlantic City or even Las Vegas, the world’s gambling mecca. With over 40 casinos just on the Vegas strip area alone, the chances to get lucky are endless.
Do you feel like you may have the luck of the Irish? Then why not try 18 holes at the famous Royal County Down Golf Course in Newcastle, County Down, Ireland. This course is not only beautiful, Golf Digest named it the number one golf course in the world. Whether you’re playing for actual money or just bragging rights, you can’t beat the view and history of this renowned course. If you are feeling charmed, then visit one of the luckiest countries in the world and play a round or two of golf. Just don’t forget to stop and kiss the Blarney Stone for extra luck on the way!
From streets races to slot machines, cycling and golf – the world is full of fantastic spots for those living the charmed life. Whether you want to stay in the states or put a few more stamps in your passport, don’t press your luck by waiting to book one of these lucky destinations now!