Monaco Formula 1 Grand Prix: Held on the last weekend every year in May, the best drivers in the world descend here to take part in a race through the streets of Monaco.
National Day: Sensational processions, huge excitement, colorful ceremonies and much wine, dancing and song. Crack a nod to the ultimate party of the year – The Grand Ball, hosted by His Serene Highness, Prince Albert II.
Off The Beaten Track
Swedish Sandwich Shop: Cap Nor- Swedish Cafe and Deli, owner run and managed. The best food, the best company and the best lunch time spot.
The Saint-Martin Gardens: Take out some quiet time and meander through the immaculate and spectacular gardens on the coast. Aloes, agaves, pines, statuesque fountains and a bronze statue from 1951, a monument of Albert I.
Local Customs: Residents of Monaco are friendly and French speaking, although some do speak French. The dress code of immaculately -turned -out –at- every occasion, smart and ballroom attire, is strictly adhered to, do not leave home without a ball gown or two, you will need it.