Holidays - Monaco

Monaco, officially the Principality of Monaco, is a sovereign city state on the French Riviera. It is bordered on three sides by its neighbour, France, and is the most densely populated country in the world. Monaco also has the world's highest life expectancy at almost 90 years and the lowest unemployment rate at 0%, The principality of Monaco or the city-state Monaco lies in between the Alps and the Mediterranean Sea, bounded by the French Riviera to the west and the Italian Riviera to the east. The official language of Monaco is French. English is used by American and British residents. The traditional national language is Monégasque, now spoken by only a minority of residents. It resembles Ligurian, which is spoken in Genoa. The official religion is Roman Catholicism, with freedom of other religions guaranteed by the constitution. There are five Roman Catholic parish churches in Monaco and one cathedral, which is the seat of the archbishop of Monaco. Monte-Carlo has a reputation for wealth, glamour, and a destination of the rich and famous. Enjoy the old narrow streets, outdoor dining, fabulous views and historical sites.