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Monaco Flag The Principality of Monaco (French: Principauté de Monaco; Monégasque: Principatu de Múnegu; Italian: Principato di Monaco; Occitan: Principat de Mónegue) is a small country in southwestern Europe. It surrounded on three sides by France, but has a coast on the Mediterranean Sea.

As of 2009, the population of Monaco was estimated as being 32,965. The country is a city state, and the capital is hence coterminus with the entire country. The two most well-known areas within the country are Monaco-Ville, the original fortified town, and Monte Carlo (French: Monte-Carlo; Monégasque: Monte-Carlu; Occitan: Montcarles) which is the most heavily populated administrative area ("quartier") of the city state.

Map of Monaco

Monaco Country Details


Country Name Monaco
Political Status Country
Geographic Location Western Europe
Flag Monaco Flag
Principal Language French
Capital Monaco


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Fodor's Provence & the French Riviera (Full-color Travel Guide)
By Fodor's Travel Guides

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The darlings of French tourism, Provence and the French Riviera have always been beautiful destinations attracting everyone from the rich and famous to world-renowned artists. With unbelievable coasts and rustic-chic villages, the regions draw travelers eager to experience their azure skies and legendary landscapes. This full color-guide highlights the best of this region, from the urban buzz of Marseilles and Nice to the glamorous meccas of St-Tropez, Cannes, and Monaco.
Monaco Travel Guide (Quick Trips Series): Sights, Culture, Food, Shopping & Fun
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Enjoy your trip to France with the Monaco Travel Guide: Sights, Culture, Food, Shopping & Fun.

The Quick Trips to France Series provides key information about the best sights and experiences if you have just a few days to spend in the exciting destination of Monaco.

So don't waste time! We give you sharp facts and opinions that are accessible to you quickly when in Monaco. Like the best and most famous sightseeing attractions & fun activities (including Cathedral of Monaco, Collection des Voitures Anciennes de le Prince, Jardin Exotique, Les Grands Appartements du Palais, Musee Oceanographique de Monaco, Nouveau Musee National de Monaco, Casino Gardens Cabaret, Princess Antoinette Park, Casino Gardens and Terraces, Japanese Garden, St. Martin Gardens, Zoological Gardens, Princess Grace Rose Garden & Fontvieille Park, Museum of Napoleonic Souvenirs & Historical Archives, Naval Museum, Opera House, Monte Carlo Casino, Sainte Dévote Church, Fort Antoine Theater, Circuit de Monaco, Grimaldi Forum, Marlborough Fine Arts Gallery, Larvotto Beach), where to experience the local culture, great local restaurant choices and accommodation for the budget-minded. Where to shop until you drop, party the night away and then relax and recover!

Also included is information about the typical weather conditions in Monaco, Entry Requirements, Health Insurance, Travelling with Pets, Airports & Airlines in France, Currency, Banking & ATMs, Credit Cards, Reclaiming VAT, Tipping Policy, Mobile Phones, Dialling Code, Emergency numbers, Public Holidays in France, Time Zone, Daylight Savings Time, School Holidays, Trading Hours, Driving Laws, Smoking Laws, Drinking Laws, Electricity, Tourist Information (TI), Food & Drink Trends, and a list of useful travel websites.

The Monaco Travel Guide: Sights, Culture, Food, Shopping & Fun - don't visit France without it!

Available in print and in ebook formats.

French Riviera, Nice, Cannes, & Monaco Marco Polo Guide (Marco Polo Guides)
By Marco Polo Travel Publishing

Brand: Marco Polo Travel Publishing
Released: 2012-05-28
Paperback (152 pages)

French Riviera, Nice, Cannes, & Monaco Marco Polo Guide (Marco Polo Guides)
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Marco Polo FrenchRiviera: the Travel Guide with Insider Tips




The French Riviera is the ultimate product of the modern leisure society, aplayground of the jet-setting elite, where the luxury world of the coast, withits palaces, chic harbor fronts set against azure sea contrasts with thetranquil, dramatic landscapes and remote mountain villages found away from theshore.



Marco Polo French Riviera takes you along the coast, and through threeof France's most beautiful departments: Alpes-Maritimes, Var andAlpes-de-Haute-Provence. The 'Perfect Route' takes you to the most idyllicstretches of coast as well as the most beautiful villages and the best naturalscenery inland.




The Best Of pages highlight some unique and free things to do,and have tips for rainy days and where you can relax and unwind. DiscoverWhat's Hot on the coast, whether glamping (camping in style) or tea mania,which has really established itself in this country of coffee drinkers.




The Insider Tips reveal where flower petals are crystallized and turned intosweets, and where in Nice you can immerse yourself in the art of Yves Klein.



The Trips & Tours take you to the 'land of perfume' around Grasse andmountain villages in breathtaking locations. The Dos & Don'ts explain whyyour swimming trunks might cause you problems in St Tropez and why you shouldkeep your hands off those beautifully hand-painted olive oil bottles.




Marco Polo French Riviera provides comprehensive coverage of the region,including Monaco. To help you get around there's a detailed road atlas inside,city maps of Cannes and Nice in the backcover, plus a handy pull-out map. Amust-have for all travellers, including those who haven't bought a travel guidein the past.




Discover the best hotels, authentic restaurants, the region's trendiest placesand night spots; get tips on shopping and what to do on a limited budget; plusplenty of ideas for travel with kids. Also contains: the Perfect Route, TravelTips, Links, Blogs, Apps & more, French phrasebook and index.



Insight Guides: Flexi Map Nice, Cannes and Monaco (Insight Flexi Maps)
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Insight Guides: Flexi Map Nice, Cannes and Monaco (Insight Flexi Maps)
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Flexi Map Nice, Cannes and Monaco is laminated, durable and includes 3 separate maps, each map has its own index that has been categorised for ease of use. Inside Flexi Map Nice, Cannes and Monaco:

A list of recommended sights, divided by theme and linked to the mapping by numbered markers.

A handy information section with concise details on getting around, tourist offices, money, tipping, opening times, public holidays, telecommunications, emergency telephone numbers and climate.

The main map of Nice, Cannes and Monaco is at a scale of 1:15 000 (1cm = 0.15km). One way streets, car parks, pedestrian zones, and public transport routes are clearly shown.

Many prominent public buildings, hotels and other places of interest are highlighted and listed in the extensive index.

A separate map of public transport routes is located on the back cover for easy reference. About Insight Guides: Insight Guides has over 40 years' experience of publishing high-quality, visual travel guides. We produce around 400 full-colour print guide books and maps as well as picture-packed eBooks to meet different travellers' needs. Insight Guides' unique combination of beautiful travel photography and focus on history and culture together create a unique visual reference and planning tool to inspire your next adventure.


'Insight Guides has spawned many imitators but is still the best of its type.'
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Provence: Provence & the French Riviera: Travel Guide Book—A Comprehensive 5-Day Travel Guide to Provence & the French Riviera, France & Unforgettable ... Travel Guides to Europe Series) (Volume 5)
By Passport to European Travel Guides

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Provence: Provence & the French Riviera: Travel Guide Book—A Comprehensive 5-Day Travel Guide to Provence & the French Riviera, France & Unforgettable ... Travel Guides to Europe Series) (Volume 5)
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Journey to the Center of the South of France—Provence & the French Riviera!

"Is it any better in heaven, my friend Ford, than you found it in Provence?"
—William Carlos Williams

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Some say it is, but you should find out for yourself! For a limited time, Passport to European Travel Guides offers this comprehensive, yet quick and concise, 5-day guide to Provence & the French Riviera—including Marseille, Nice, Monaco, Antibes, Avignon, Cannes and more—some of the world's most exclusive travel destinations!

5-Day Travel Guide to Unforgettable French Travel

Have no idea where to start? Or maybe you have an idea but could use some great insider tips? Well, read on! You see, we know your trip begins before you even book your flight, and this guide is chock full of dynamite tips on everything you need to know BEFORE you go and much, much more!

Passport to European Travel Guides Features:

• Dynamite Insider Tips—for tourists! We give you the scoop on everything from local etiquette to saving money!
• 5-Day Suggested Itinerary—cover the best spots the city has to offer in 5 magical days!
• Luxury Sleeps, Luxury Eats—our best recommendations for ultimate Provençal luxury
• Budget Sleeps, Budget Eats—best places for travelers on a budget
• Map—to Provence & the French Riviera
• City Snapshot—language, currency, airports, country code + more!
• Before You Go—there are some things you need to know!
• Getting in the Mood—with a few great films and books to enjoy before you go!
• Local Tourist Information—where to find it once you're on the ground in France
• Overview—of Provence & the French Riviera
• French Phrases For Emergencies—least you'll know how to holler, "Help!"
• Climate + Best Times to Travel—to to Provence, the French Riviera, Marseille, Nice, Monaco, St. Tropez + more!
• All About Tours—By bike, boat, bus, mini-bus, car or special interest and walking tours + our top recommendations with links and more!
• Provence & French Riviera Nightlife—the best bars, clubs, live music, theater and dancing
• Lots more that gets you in the know!
Monaco Travel Guide: Sightseeing, Hotel, Restaurant & Shopping Highlights
By Grace Burke

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Monaco Travel Guide: Sightseeing, Hotel, Restaurant & Shopping Highlights
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Close to the French Riviera, the small, exclusive country of Monaco offers a touch of elegance and a taste of the high life. Monte Carlo offers elegant hotels, a world-famous casino and just about everything the rich and famous look for. Monte Carlo is also known for its annual events including the Tennis Masters Series, Formula 1 Grand Prix and the Monte Carlo Rally.
Lonely Planet Provence & the Cote d'Azur (Travel Guide)
By Lonely Planet & Alexis Averbuck

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Lonely Planet Provence & the Cote d Azur (Travel Guide)
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Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher

Lonely Planet Provence & the Cote d'Azur is your passport to all the most relevant and up-to-date advice on what to see, what to skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Try your luck in Monaco's swank casino, try local cheese and wine in hilltop villages overlooking lavender fields, or blend in with the celebrities in Cannes; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Provence and the Cote d'Azur and begin your journey now!

Inside Lonely Planet Provence & the Cote d'Azur Travel Guide:

  • Colour maps and images throughout
  • Highlights and itineraries show you the simplest way to tailor your trip to your own personal needs and interests
  • Insider tips save you time and money and help you get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots
  • Essential info at your fingertips - including hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, and prices
  • Honest reviews for all budgets - including eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, and hidden gems that most guidebooks miss
  • Cultural insights give you a richer and more rewarding travel experience - including history, art, literature, cinema, politics, architecture, landscapes, cuisine, wine, and more
  • Over 40 colour local maps
  • Useful features - including Outdoor Inspiration, Travel with Children, and Month-by-Month (annual festival calendar)
  • Coverage of Avignon, Arles, the Camargue, Hill Towns of the Luberon, Marseille, Aix-en-Provence, Haute-Provence, Southern Alps, St-Tropez, Toulon, Cannes, Nice, Monaco, Menton, and more

The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet Provence & the Cote d'Azur, our most comprehensive guide to Provence and the Cote d'Azur, is perfect for those planning to both explore the top sights and take the road less travelled.

  • Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out Lonely Planet's France guide for a comprehensive look at all the country has to offer or Lonely Planet's Discover France, a photo-rich guide to the country's most popular attractions.

Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet, Emilie Filou, Alexis Averbuck, and John A Vlahides.

About Lonely Planet: Started in 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel guide publisher with guidebooks to every destination on the planet, as well as an award-winning website, a suite of mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet's mission is to enable curious travellers to experience the world and to truly get to the heart of the places they find themselves in.

TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards 2012 and 2013 winner in Favorite Travel Guide category

'Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.' - New York Times

'Lonely Planet. It's on everyone's bookshelves; it's in every traveller's hands. It's on mobile phones. It's on the Internet. It's everywhere, and it's telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.' - Fairfax Media (Australia)
Monte Carlo: Monaco : Travel Journal 150 Lined Pages
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Monte Carlo: Monaco : Travel Journal 150 Lined Pages
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Journal with 150 lined pages, includes ample space to record all your important information. Wild Pages Press are publishers of unique journals and notebooks, stylish and compact so they can be carried with you everyday.

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