Monaco is a sovereign city state located on the French Riviera in Western Europe. Bordered by France and the Mediterranean sea, Monaco is the second smallest and arguably the most densely populated country in the world. Owing to its geographical location, the Principality of Monaco enjoys an amazing weather throughout the year. On one hand Monaco offers a great combination of historical and modern attractions with its museums and palaces that celebrate the rich history of the city, while on the other it provides a heady mix of glitz, glamour and sheer hedonism with its clubs, casinos and luxury shopping options.
Monaco is divided into four traditional quarters (districts):
Getting to the City from the Airport
The Monegasque cuisine is quite loyal to its Mediterranean roots with a significant impact of French and Italian cuisines. Popular dishes in Monaco include:
Some notable restaurants serving the local specialties include: