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5 Free Things To Do In Monaco

Victoria Yore | Posted 05.10.2016 | Travel
Victoria Yore

Monaco is known for being a Mediterranian playground for the ultra rich and posh crowd... and it certainly did not disappoint! That being said, the vast majority of us aren't walking around wearing fancy watches or driving designer cars. That doesn't mean we can't all experience this small-but-mighty city for free!

Five Hidden Gardens of Monaco

Michael Schuermann | Posted 04.26.2016 | Travel
Michael Schuermann

Oman, Qatar and San Marino are, officially, the least green countries in the world. In these three states - and in the territory of Greenland (clearly...

How to Get the Best Wedding Photos in the South of France

Anne Naylor | Posted 04.07.2016 | Weddings
Anne Naylor

With good reason, the South of France as a wedding destination is more popular than ever. Think France, think romance. Add to that the extraordinary light that has brought famous artists to Provence for decades. Exceptional wedding photos will serve to re-kindle the love and romance of your French celebration for years to come.

U.S. Oil Industry Giant Paid Millions To Company At Center Of Huge Corruption Scandal

The Huffington Post | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 03.30.2016 | Politics

The American engineering and construction firm KBR hired Unaoil -- an obscure Monaco-based company now involved in a massive international bribery sca...

50 Countries And Counting: A Naturalista's Adventures Through Europe And Black "Herstory" Perspectives, Part I--Monaco and France!

Patti R. Rose | Posted 02.09.2016 | Travel
Patti R. Rose

In my last installment of my naturalista travel adventures, I mentioned that I would write about Europe and then as my fingers hit the keys, I recogni...

The Churchillian Sinatra

Barry Singer | Posted 12.11.2015 | Arts
Barry Singer

Frank Sinatra and Winston Churchill met only once, so far as I know. On June 14, 1958, Sinatra was in Monte Carlo for the world premiere of his World War II film, Kings Go Forth. Winston Churchill was in Monte Carlo to gamble.

Grace Kelly Would Have Been A Model Grandma, Son Prince Albert Says

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 11.19.2015 | Fifty

Monaco's Prince Albert reminisced about his late parents, Princess Grace and Prince Rainier III, when talking about his young children. His wife, Prin...

Blue Ocean Film Festival Makes Waves In Monaco, As Cop21 Approaches

James Marshall Crotty | Posted 11.12.2015 | Green
James Marshall Crotty

The just-concluded Blue Ocean Festival and Conservation Summit aims to correct that imbalance. Blue offers a rare chance to see a range of long and short films exclusively focused on marine protection.

The Most Disappointing Destination in Europe?

John Nicholson | Posted 10.26.2015 | Travel
John Nicholson

I love Europe. Who doesn't? It's filled with so much sophistication, dotted with beautiful cities and villages, steeped in history that has shaped the...

A Weekend at the Waldorf

Yara Zgheib | Posted 09.18.2015 | New York
Yara Zgheib

He felt like Marlon Brando, and I like Audrey Hepburn. But in the pristine white marble lobby of the grand 1893 Art Deco building, what we looked like, really, was out of place.

6 Casino Hotels Worth the Gamble

trivago | Posted 07.31.2015 | Travel
trivago

With cash prizes in the millions, and a host of celebrities joining international tournaments, it's no surprise that poker is fast becoming the most popular game of chance online and of course on the casino floor.

10 Tourist Traps You Absolutely Cannot Miss

Trippy | Posted 07.15.2016 | Travel
Trippy

Just because a tourist attraction is popular doesn't mean it isn't absolutely fantastic. To find out which tourist traps should go on his shortlist, television host and advisor to travel website Trippy.com Andrew Zimmern asked the site's members which ones are worth the trip.

What a Million-Dollar Home Looks Like Around the World

GOBankingRates | Posted 07.14.2016 | Business
GOBankingRates

In Shanghai, China's most expensive city, a luxury property priced at $1 million would be about the size of a small one-bedroom apartment in the U.S.

Albert II of Monaco: How to Save the Oceans

Albert II of Monaco | Posted 06.12.2016 | Green
Albert II of Monaco

Designating large swaths of the ocean as "regeneration zones" isn't just an idea that sounds good. It is scientifically proven to have significant environmental benefits.

You Won't Believe the 6 Crashes These Monaco Grand Prix Drivers Survived

JustLuxe | Posted 06.05.2016 | Sports
JustLuxe

With so much history, the Monaco Grand Prix has seen plenty of heroic wins, disappointing losses and crazy crashes. To keep things on the lighter side, we've picked some of the most bizarre collisions that the drivers managed to walk (or swim) away from.

Smart Luxury in Flashy Monaco

Shermans Travel | Posted 06.03.2016 | Travel
Shermans Travel

The principality of Monaco gets quite a rep for flashy cars and luxe landmarks like the Casino de Monte-Carlo, the backdrop for many Bond films. Here's how to make your dollar go the extra mile in Monaco, with or without the American dollar's current strength against the Euro.

Racers, Rainbows, and Romans

Rick Steves | Posted 05.31.2016 | Travel
Rick Steves

Our puzzle and challenge as we travel is to experience the entire range of Europe and weave it together so it has meaning.

Chinese Company Takes 6,400 Employees On Awesome European Vacay For Free

The Huffington Post | Cameron Keady | Posted 05.11.2015 | Good News

Who needs a holiday bonus when you can have a free trip to Europe? More than 6,000 employees of the Chinese corporation Tiens Group were taken on a...

The Most Beautiful Place on Earth

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 03.15.2015 | Travel
Kathleen Peddicord

In fact, Monaco shares many similarities with the country that surrounds it. It's the best of France with an Italian twist. We could never afford to live this five-start lifestyle full-time, but we appreciated that the Monagesque didn't seem at all bothered by our taking it for a test drive.

10 Of The Most Expensive Apartments Around The World

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 12.09.2014 | HuffPost Home

If you're a billionaire looking to scoop up another piece of real estate, today's your lucky day. There are stunning apartments to choose from all acr...

Visiting 10 Real-Life Locations From FX's 'Archer'

Hopper.com | Posted 06.13.2016 | Travel
Hopper.com

Despite being an animated series (perhaps encouraged by that fact), Archer and his team at the International Secret Intelligence Service often travel to various high-flying locations around the world to practice spycraft.

A Formerly Naughty Cosmo Girl Finds Monaco As Delicious As Ever - Even As A Grown-Up

Betsy Perry | Posted 09.30.2014 | Travel
Betsy Perry

To awaken the hibernating Cosmo girl in me and flirt with an elegant Monegasque - whose name I don't know but whose champagne I accepted -- on the te...

A New Swan Lake in Black, White and Intriguing Shades of Gray

Meghan Feeks | Posted 05.06.2014 | Arts
Meghan Feeks

Directed and choreographed by Jean-Christophe Maillot, Lac is a pithy remix of Swan Lake that keeps the central story intact, but dares to rethink many of the ballet's sacrosanct conventions.

Rally Cars Invade Monte Carlo For Famed Race (Photos)

Posted 01.25.2014 | Sports

The Monte Carlo Rally is a multi-day racing event in Europe that concludes in Monaco's Monte Carlo district. This year's race, which came to a clo...

Madonna & Monkey-Business: London's Russian Week Forges Ahead

Simon Hewitt | Posted 08.18.2013 | Arts
Simon Hewitt

Russian Week in London (May 31-June 5) was full of surprises. Bonhams had the top lot and Sotheby's the worst sale. Expect Halley's Comet to return be...