Monty Carlo is the main principality of the micro-state, Monaco. Along the French Riviera, this mountainous area is not only characterised by natural beauty, but is perfect for a luxurious beach holiday, where those staying in Monty Carlo holiday rentals can appreciate the stunning sandy coast and blue sea. The climate is appealing regardless of what time of year one visits. The average temperature throughout the year in just over 14 degrees celcius, while summer highs often reach 26 degrees celcius. This principality is most famous for the Mounty Carlo casino, which is an impressive edifice in its own right, and has been visited by many celebrities over the years. The Place du Casino is a gambling hub.
Stylish Monte Carlo holiday apartments – following in the footsteps of the rich and famous
Monte Carlo has been home to a number of famous personalities from formula one driver Lewis Hamilton to Beatle drummer Ringo Starr. Part of the attraction of living here is that it is a tax-haven. So a luxurious stay can be expected, with having to break the bank by staying in an affordable Monte Carlo holiday apartment. Monte Carlo has long been an inspiring place, having featured in many films and television programmes. Most notably, it has featured in several James Bond films, as well as Hitchcock's To Catch A Thief. The film feautured Grace Kelly, who later became the Princess Grace of Monte Carlo. In and near Monaco, there are so many things to keep you entertained, such as the Napoleonic Museum. Another interesting museum for people interested in aquatic life is the Oceanographic Museum. For some evening entertainment, The Opera de Monte-Carlo is a breathtaking work of architecture which will be matched only by a show there. There is so much to be enjoyed here, you're sure to love a stay in a holiday home in Monte Carlo.