To live a lavish lifestyle is still a dream for many of us. No matter where we live. But there is only one state in this world where 1 in 3 people is a millionaire and living a lavish life there. It is Monaco, a sovereign city-state on the French Riviera. The Lavish lifestyle has famed MONACO The Billionaire’s Playground.
Formula One Monaco Grand Prix
One of the major attractions of Monaco is its famous Formula One Monaco Grand Prix. The racing freaks consider this race as one of the most important and prestigious automobile races in the world. Even they call this race circuit “an exceptional location of glamour and prestige”. The Automobile Club of Monaco organizes this event in Monte Carlo every year in May. The main specialty of this race is its narrow tracks with many elevation changes, tunnel, and tight corners. Generally, this track is not suitable for a racing car especially Formula-1. But for the sake of tradition, this iconic racing event continues.
The Casino de Monte Carlo
Just like Las Vegas – The Gambling Capital of The World, The Casino de Monte Carlo is one of the most famous gambling complexes in Monaco. Built-in 1893, the flamboyant Beaux-Arts style still amazed the casino lovers. It is one of the most desirable places for the high rollers and VIPs for gambling. The famous fictional character James bond is associated with the Casino de Monte Carlo, especially the famous James Bond Novel “Casino Royale”. The gaming rooms often amazed people with its decoration and variety of themes. Here, the new and occasional players try their luck in French Roulette, Trente et Quarante, Baccarat, Black Jack and Poker Texas Hold’em Ultimate at the table games under the warm glow of Bohemian crystal chandeliers.
Palais du Prince
The Palais du Prince is the official home of one of the oldest monarchies of the world, the Grimaldi Family. The Grimaldi family is the one who has established Monaco in 1927. They built Palais du Prince as a Genoese fortress in the 13th century. However, it is said that the fortress was renovated throughout the centuries. The most fascinating thing to watch at this palace is the ceremony called, the Compagnie des Carabiners du Prince. The highly trained Palace guards conduct this ceremony every day at 11.55 am with the accompanying of the Prince’s Carabinieri Orchestra.
The main thing which makes MONACO The Billionaire’s Playground is its famous Monaco Harbor. It is one of the most luxurious ports of many opulent yachts. HSH Prince Sovereign Albert II founded the club in 1953. It is the docking yard of many luxurious yachts including the Prince’s private vessel. Monaco has a prestigious yacht club in the world named The Yacht Club de Monaco. Today, more than 1,600 yacht owners from 66 different countries are a member of this lavish club. The Yacht Club de Monaco hosts many events such as races, yacht shows, the “Fête de la Mer” (A festival of water sports and maritime activities) & “The Biennial Monaco Classic Week” (A weeklong presentation of vintage boats).