The Principality of Monaco is a wealthy city-state on the Mediterranean Sea, bounded by the . Though tiny, the country is packed with entertainment for those with money to burn: think yachts and casinos, plus the annual Formula 1 Grand Prix.

Landmarks in the Area

The Stade Louis II is a stadium located in the district of .

The Oceanographic Museum is a museum of marine sciences in Monaco-Ville, .

The Monte Carlo Casino, officially named Casino de Monte-Carlo, is a and entertainment complex located in .

Francesco Grimaldi, called il Malizia, was the Genoese leader of the Guelphs who captured the Rock of Monaco on the night of 8 January 1297.

Mont Agel is a mountain on the border between and .

Localities in the Area

Monte Carlo is officially an administrative area of the Principality of , specifically the ward of Monte Carlo/Spélugues, where the is located.

Beausoleil is a commune in the department in southeastern .

Roquebrune-Cap-Martin is a commune in the department in southeastern between and .

Cap-d'Ail, Italian: Capodaglio or Capo d'Aglio, Occitan: Caup d'Alh) is a commune in the department in southeastern .

La Turbie is a commune in the department in southeastern .


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