The Principality of Monaco located on the Mediterranean Sea is one of the smallest countries in the world, measuring less than 1 sq.mile. Monte Carlo is its only city, known for its gambling casino and one of the leading tourist resorts in Europe. Highlights include the magnificent Palais du Prince and Grand Theatre de Monte Carlo within the casino complex, as well as the headquarters of Ballets de Monte Carlo. After Grace Kelly married Prince Ranier III, Americans became particularly enchanted with Monaco and today it's a popular destination due to its natural beauty. From here tourists can also visit Antibes, Eze, St.Paul de Vence, the villas of Cap Ferrat and Beaulieu.
Prehistoric settlements' evidence have been discovered here, and later the Romans and Greeks established colonies. In the early part of 14th century, Grimaldi family bought Monaco from the Genoans and established a new government. A 50-year concession to operate Monte Carlo's casino gaming rooms was granted to a private individual in 1861. Since 1898 the concession has been operated by Societe des Bains de Mer, a private company, in which the government holds a majority interest.
- The list of French Riviera (Cote d'Azur) ports also includes Antibes, Bandol, Cannes, Cassis, Marseille, Sanary-sur-Mer, St Raphael, St Tropez, Toulon, Villefranche-sur-Mer (Nice).
Highlights: Casino, Royal Palace
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Port Monte Carlo cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Monte Carlo, Monaco, France Riviera. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
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