Hotel Ambassador Monaco
Travel Blogs from Monte-Carlo
... for the family but that's harder than it sounds. After a couple hours of no luck I decided to go back to the hostel and get ready to go to Monaco! Not before stopping to try a true French macaron! Vanilla flavored of course. I took a 20 minute train and boom, I was there. I walked up and down the streets on Monaco and if this wasn't upscale I don't know what is. It reminded me of Worth Ave back at home. The taxis were my favorite, Mercedes ...
... top of the Princes Palace but the police officer manning a roundabout directed my down a road I didn't want, then Google Maps went off it's dial trying to reroute through the labyrinth of Monaco's roads - no two of which are on the same elevation. After a few more detours through tunnels to unknown places and circular onramps I made it back to the base of the Palace, and decided it would be easier to park and walk. The walk ...
Strangely enough we both woke up with a headaches, only difference was that mine was not alcohol induced as I was on the orange juice again last night. Today I decided that I couldn't stay in bed for our last day in Nice so I gave Nick the choice regarding what he wanted to do for the day. It was no surprise that he didn't want to stay in Nice at all, he wanted to go to Monaco, more importantly the Monte Carlo casino! The birth place of the traditional casino. So off on ...
... good as we crossed the marina. We then walked around the town and browsed a few shops. Mardi and I went into a second hand top end labels shop. I thought this will be interesting, we may find a bargain, ha ha, a secondhand pair of shoes was €290 and the bags didn't have any prices and I was too nervous to ask. I did meet a cute little dog in the shop so all was not lost.
It is obvious that this is where the rich come to play, and save on taxes. There is some serious money ...
We arrived in Nice at about 9:30am after a 13hour train ride. Although that may sound dreadful it went by pretty quickly. I was so exhausted and sleep deprived I slept through most of it. Once we got off the train we started in search for our hostel. It was nice to be walking outside in the heat. I instantly fell in love with the sun! We had a struggle trying to find where exactly our hostel was. We eventually went into a Pizzeria/super market ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Pets allowed