Monte Carlo, or fame, wealth and luxury.
Monte Carlo – a district of Monaco, known e.g. from casinos and the beach. It is inhabited by approx. 30 thousand. people. It is situated on a mountain slope by the Ligurian Sea (part of the Mediterranean Sea). There are: Spa and sea bathing area, Botanic Garden, Musée National des Beaux-Artsa casino from 1878-1879, and other buildings from the second half of the 19th century.
Throughout Monaco, culture, tourism, as well as the ecology and beauty of nature are particularly cherished. However, the greatest importance is attached to the real pearl of this unique country, i.e. Monte Carlowhich, pampered in every respect, simply dazzles with fame, wealth and luxury.
Monte Carlo Rally and Formula-1.
In Monte Carlo there is a route of a famous car rally Monte Carlo Rally and there is an annual Formula 1 race – Monaco Grand Prix.
Monaco – Formula 1 Grand Prix.
From May 13 to May 16, 2010, Monaco hosted the 68th Monaco Grand Prix – 6 Formula-1 rounds. The rider of the Red Bull Renault team was the winner of the stage, Mark Webber.
Walking the streets of Monte Carlo, you get shocked by the views of jaguars, Royce-Royces, Porsche, Bugatti, Lamborghini and other newest luxury cars parked here.
Gambling in Monte Carlo
Monte Carlo is famous for its casinos around the world and is the historic capital of gambling.
In 1863 the first casino was established in Monte Carloand his activities from the very beginning brought the country serious income.
The place is magical – because it is known all over the azure coast – made famous by Casino hosting famous personalities of the world business elite, cinema and stage fame. Only persons over the age of 21 are allowed here. Appropriate attire is also required. There are also other gaming houses near the casino, among them – Hotel de Pariswhich hosts the world’s most elite society.
Currency – euro
Banks They are open from 9.00 a.m. to 4.30 p.m. (lunch break – from 12.00 p.m. to 2.00 p.m.).
Shops They are open from 9.00 a.m. to 12.00 p.m. and from 3.00 p.m. to 7.00 p.m.
Tips – waiter up to 10% of the total bill, taxi driver – about 10% from the taximeter.