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Monaco

We docked in Monaco on April 17, 2016, a principality located on the French Rivera, noted for its’ Grand Casino. Since the Grand Pre was coming to Monaco, some of the streets were closed as bleacher and fence barrier construction was going on. We once again took a Hop on Hop off Bus to get around this small city state. Our first stop was on “The Rock” where the Palais Pricer or Prince’s Palace is located. Here is a great place to get a great view of Monaco and the Port of Monaco. We then went across the harbor to the Place du Casino, where the Cafe de Paris, the Hotel...

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Monte Carlo, Monaco

Today we had to tender since the pier was full. We arrived on shore and proceeded to walk up some stairs and then took an elevator to the Palace up on the top of The Rock. Once there we saw the changing of the guard, the palace and the Cathedral where Princess Grace and Prince Reiner were in tombed. We strolled through the St. Martin Gardens and then walked down to the town along the harbor and then back to the tender.   Monte Carlo Walking down from “The Rock Walking down from “The Rock: (Prince’s Palace) Cathedral of Monaco Cathedral of Monaco Jardins St. Martin...

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Monte Carlo, Monaco

We docked in Monte Carlo. In the morning we took a tour to Nice & Eze, France and in the afternoon we explored Monte Carlo.           Monte Carlo logo Fishing Boat Port Hercule Palais Princier Place du Casino Grand Casino Monte Carlo City of Nice Sidewalk Cafe City of Nice Outdoor Market Olives City of Nice Outdoor Market City of Nice Outdoor Market Peppers & Spices City of Nice City of Nice Harbor Eze Rue de la Paix Eze Postern Gate Eze Eze Church Notre Dame de L’...

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