312, 2012

Monaco

By |December 3rd, 2012|Monaco, Ports & Destinations|0 Comments

Smaller cruise ships are able to arrive into Monte Carlo harbour and dock there amongst the ostentatious yachts belonging to the billionaires who call the tax-free haven home.

If you’re lucky enough to dock in the main harbour you can step off the ship and be right in the heart of the action. The entire area of the Principality of Monaco […]

2208, 2012

In Defense of Monaco

By |August 22nd, 2012|Monaco|1 Comment

Monaco.

When you read that what do you think of? Shiny red Ferrari’s driven by billionaire business men with their frozen facedĀ girlfriends in the passenger seat? Luxury super yachts moored in the harbour? Ladies dripping in sparkling jewellery and wrapped in designer clothes costing thousands of pounds?

All of the above?

Just hearing the word Monaco prompts connotations of the vacuous, shallow, self […]