Have you ever heard of Kapchagay? The local “Las-Vegas” that is located just near the Kapchagay Reservoir (aka Lake Kapshagay). This city enables you to play in casinos, as they are purely legal in there. It is located in Almaty Region (2 hours by car) and you can spend time like a rock star, king or big businessman there, chatting to the elite of middle Asia and former USSR countries. It is entirely up to you how to spend your time and money there. You either can play in casinos or enjoy the sunny weather near the lake in luxurious hotel.