Found at market in the Basque region of France, this pretty mirrored jewelry box was made as a souvenir for the glittering Principality of Monaco. Located on the French Riviera, Monaco is the second smallest and most densely populated country in the world. It has long been a playground for the über-rich and famous, with the highest number of millionaires and billionaires per capita in the world. Ruled by a constitutional monarchy, the current monarch is Prince Albert II, the son of Prince…
The Principality of Monaco is an independent sovereign state bordering the Mediterranean Sea, with a territory of 2km2 and a population of 36,136 as at 31 December 2012, of which 8,675 are Monegasque nationals. Monaco's socio-economic model is based on the absence of debt and a balanced budget or budgetary surplus in line with the road map set out by H.S.H. the Sovereign Prince Albert II, plus a large constitutional reserve fund.
(PHOTO: John Wang via Getty Images) World's most crowded places: The most crowded country (It's the second smallest country in the world after Vatican City and Monaco is also the most densely populated country on Earth, with an area of 2.02 square kilometres and a population of about 36,371. Monte Carlo is the most crowded quarter with 15,000 residents.)
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