Grace Kelly may have put Monaco on the map, but in truth, the country of less than one square mile has been its own slice of independence in the south of France since the 15th century. The population varies with the seasons, but averages 37,000, which balloons to seven times that number during the Formula 1 Grand Prix races. Looking for a little more action? Make a road trip of it and drive a Ferrari on The Run to Monaco there yourself. —Cynthia Drescher

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Grace Kelly may have put Monaco on the map, but in truth, the country of less than one square mile has been its own slice of independence in the south of France since the 15th century. The population varies with the seasons, but averages 37,000, which balloons to seven times that number during the Formula 1 Grand Prix races. Looking for a little more action? Make a road trip of it and drive a Ferrari on The Run to Monaco there yourself. —Cynthia Drescher

The population of Monaco varies with the seasons, but averages 37,000, which balloons to seven times that number during the Formula 1 Grand Prix races. Those who are born and bred in Monaco grow up speaking French, Italian, English, and Monaco’s own language of Monégasque. Aside from its spectacular harbor brimming with yachts and the opulent casino showcased in James Bond films, Monaco is home to a world-famous Oceanographic Museum, the director of which was once Jacques Cousteau. —Cynthia…

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The population of Monaco varies with the seasons, but averages 37,000, which balloons to seven times that number during the Formula 1 Grand Prix races. Those who are born and bred in Monaco grow up speaking French, Italian, English, and Monaco’s own language of Monégasque. Aside from its spectacular harbor brimming with yachts and the opulent casino showcased in James Bond films, Monaco is home to a world-famous Oceanographic Museum, the director of which was once Jacques Cousteau. —Cynthia…

Port of Fontvieille, Monte Carlo, Monaco. Fontvieille is the newest of the four traditional districts in the principality of Monaco. Located in the western part of Monaco, its construction was started in the 1970's. New plans exist to extend Fontvieille, due to Monaco's growing economy and population.

Port of Fontvieille, Monte Carlo, Monaco. Fontvieille is the newest of the four traditional districts in the principality of Monaco. Located in the western part of Monaco, its construction was started in the 1970's. New plans exist to extend Fontvieille, due to Monaco's growing economy and population.

Le groupe d'ingénierie Grontmij construira l'îlot Pasteur de Monaco

Le groupe d'ingénierie Grontmij construira l'îlot Pasteur de Monaco

About Me | Journey Around The Globe - THIS LADY WRITES AN AMAZING BLOG.  HER PHOTOS ARE GORGEOUS AND SHE PROVIDES LOTS OF INTERESTING INFORMATION.  I JUST BECAME HER 4,700 FOLLOWER.

About Me | Journey Around The Globe - THIS LADY WRITES AN AMAZING BLOG. HER PHOTOS ARE GORGEOUS AND SHE PROVIDES LOTS OF INTERESTING INFORMATION. I JUST BECAME HER 4,700 FOLLOWER.

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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.

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.

Stade Louis II - Monaco  Built in 1985 on reclaimed land from the sea most facilities including a carpark are incorporated underneath the pitch.  At a capcity of 18500 Stade Louis II can also famously claim that it can host 50% of it’s country’s population.

Stade Louis II - Monaco Built in 1985 on reclaimed land from the sea most facilities including a carpark are incorporated underneath the pitch. At a capcity of 18500 Stade Louis II can also famously claim that it can host 50% of it’s country’s population.

Monaco**. Second smallest Country in the world.Densly populated and liked travel spot.The Prince of Monoco was layed to rest at age 81 ,in 2005

Monaco**. Second smallest Country in the world.Densly populated and liked travel spot.The Prince of Monoco was layed to rest at age 81 ,in 2005

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