AS Monaco Vs. Manchester City: An Historic Encounter

Ever since the announcement of the clash between two of the most in-form teams in European football in the last 16 of the UEFA Champions league, excited anticipation has been steadily building among the international football community. After a thrilling first leg, this anticipation is at a peak as fans look ahead to the second leg of the fixture, which is to be held in Monaco mid-way through March.

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The Famous Menton Lemon Festival 2017

Introduction to the Festival

The Menton Lemon Festival brings the French Riviera to life each February in one of the most creatively unusual ways imaginable. What started in 1929, when a hotelier organised an exhibition of flowers and citrus fruits in the garden of Hotel Riviera, has flourished into the one of the largest events in the French Riviera, attracting a greater crowd even than Monaco’s Grand Prix.

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Cultural Highlights: What’s On in Monaco in 2017?

Monaco is a small country, but it packs a lot of events into 12 months and two square kilometres of space. The prestigious Principality enjoys a rich sports and cultural programme that benefits from no expense being spared. Monaco offers an endless array of year-round entertainment to its residents and visitors for both business and pleasure. Those who live in the luxury apartments of Monaco have a fantastic range of events to look forward to in 2017. We’ve highlighted the main events below, but there are a host of other smaller events, exhibitions and shows to look forward to throughout the year. Continue reading

The Parks and Gardens of Monaco

The Principality of Monaco is an incredibly appealing place to set up home. Aside from some of the world’s most luxurious real estate, Monaco offers world-famous cultural events, easy access to most of the Mediterranean, and a scenic environment to enjoy. In addition to the natural beauty of the Mediterranean Sea and the verdant mountains that tower above, various parks and gardens are scattered throughout the settlement, enriching the scenery and the standard of living for Monaco’s inhabitants. We’ve compiled a list of Monaco’s major parks for you to enjoy throughout the year. Continue reading