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View of Monaco from the royal palace  

View of Monaco from the royal palace

Monaco; Palaces, Casino's and Tour de France

July 28th 2009
Day 446 Step 15478 Up at at 'em early bound for Monaco! The streets were under preparation for the start of the Tour de France, we were happy to have a look around before the start of the tour. Our first stop was the Royal Palace complete with cannons, guards and magnificent views. Further along the cobblestone streets we checked out the Cathedral and the Place of Justice (very impressive old bu ... read more
Europe » Monaco » Monte Carlo

Monegasque or Monacan Flag Economic development was spurred in the late 19th century with a railroad linkup to France and the opening of a casino. Since then, the principality's mild climate, splendid scenery, and gambling facilities have made Monaco world famous as a tourist ... ... read more
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