New Year in Monaco
A tiny principality on the shores of the Mediterranean Sea firmly holds the honorary title of the gaming capital of Europe and one of the most attractive states in the world in terms of displaying luxury. The mighty of this world prefer to park their expensive cars and yachts here, and therefore the New Year in Monaco is a great chance to feel like a worthy member of the crowd of the elite.
Dwarfs in Metropolis
The area of the principality is only two square kilometers, and therefore every house, showcase or cafe is literally decorated here for Christmas and New Year. The spirit of Christmas is felt in every meter of the facade or pavement. Traditionally, the Metropol shopping center has become the leader and trendsetter of New Year's fashion, showing the world hundreds of wonderful elegant gnomes. A real extravaganza of bright lights, Christmas trees, lanterns, golden bows is raging in the department store.
In Metropol, you can take a souvenir photo with Santa and put the letter in the box with wishes. Monaco postal workers guarantee everyone Santa's reply within the next 72 hours.
During the Christmas holidays, the port of the principality becomes a Christmas village. The marinas are informally decorated, food stalls are open, and from the height of the Ferris wheel, you can easily see the neighboring French villages.
New Year's Eve in Monaco is also insanely delicious treats for children and adults. In the Christmas Village, guests taste gingerbread, drink scalding mulled wine, enjoy the aftertaste of chocolate fondue and uncork champagne.
Fans of outdoor activities will find a skating rink, where it is especially pleasant to write pirouettes under the almost spring sun. Yes, in winter in Monaco it is never colder than +10 degrees.