If you are going to travel to Monaco, the city of Monte Carlo is world-famous, what with its bustling casinos, glamorous nightlife, extravagant hotels and exciting restaurants and shopping plazas. The beautiful city
became famous when Princess Grace of Monaco married Prince Rainer, and since then the city has attracted everyone from honeymooning couples to the rich and famous. With the variety of things to see and do, you’re sure to find something that strikes your fancy.
Upon arrival, you’ll want to figure out where you’re going to stay during your travel to Monaco. There are plenty of romantic hotels to stay in, including Fairmont Monte Carlo. This hotel overlooks the Grand Prix racecourse and it only a half hour away from the city’s airport. You’ll gain beautiful views of the Mediterranean, plus a relaxing and peaceful environment inside and outside the hotels. Complete with sparkling swimming pools and lush gardens, the Fairmont, while not cheap, definitely lends that extra touch of romance to your getaway.
For those couples on a budget, you may want to consider the Ambassador Monaco Hotel. The hotel is located within walking distance of a variety of activities, and the rooms are fairly spacious; you’ll even receive a wonderful continental breakfast. While the hotel is located about 15 minutes away from the casinos, you may find it worthwhile in order to save some money during your travel to Monaco.
Of course, you’re not going to want to spend the entire trip in your bedroom! There are a variety of attractions to see and Monte Carlo Casino explore in Monte Carlo, beginning with the Monaco Cathedral. Built in 1875, the late Princess Grace Kelly is buried here. Couples can appreciate the wonderful architecture and design of this magnificent structure. Then of course, there’s the Casino of Monte Carlo. Decorated in rich tones of marble and bronze, the Monte Carlo casino depicts all of the glamour the city has become famous for.
For those couples who enjoy aquatic life, check out the Oceanographic Museum and Aquarium; you’ll be able to view everything from piranhas to strangely unidentified sea creatures and everything in between. The Jardin Exotique (Exotic Garden) is the perfect place for couples to revel in the lush landscape and strange rock formations. Located around the Observatory Cave, the gardens are the perfect intimate setting for you and your sweetheart to enjoy one another’s company.
And of course, what would your travel to Monaco and Monte Carlo be without experiencing all the nightlife has to offer? Take a visit to Slammers, one of Monte Carlo’s many bars – the quiet and sophisticated atmosphere is the perfect end to an unbelievable day.
For years, Monte Carlo has been the hub of Ritz, glamour, and style – people the world over flock to this city to sample all it has to offer. With the abundance of things to see and do, you’ll never get bored and are sure to find something that suits your fancy and your budget during your travel to Monaco. For an unforgettable experience, you should definitely visit Monte Carlo; you’ll have memories that last a lifetime.
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