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Location address: Portugal, Lisbon, Cascais,Estoril
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Casino Estoril was during World War II a gathering spot for espionage agents, dispossessed royals, and wartime adventurers. It was here that Ian Fleming crossed the path of Dusko Popov, the famous double agent. Ian Fleming said that Popov was his inspiration for the 007 character. This Casino was also the base for his book ‘‘Casino Royale’‘.
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Casino Estoril is located in Estoril, a village located 18 km southwest Lisbon, Portugal. It’s the largest casino in Europe.