BEST WESTERN Astoria
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... town. Some interesting facts: Monte Carlo is one section of Monaco, which covers just under 2 square kilometres of land, some of which is due to landfill! If you live in Monte Carlo, you do not pay income tax. However, you are not allowed to gamble at the casinos. The cost of real estate is extraordinary. You truly have to be a billionaire to afford to live in Monte Carlo. A very basic studio apartment costs more than $2million AUD. Unofficial paparazzi is ...
My tummy is getting better each day, have now stopped pain killers and sleeping very well
So health almost restored, time to hit the tables in Monte Carlo. We decided that it was good to be clear before greed took over and so we set a team rule....anyone winning more than ten thousand, has to buy dinner at a venue of choice of the others. Boris asked for currency clarification and we made the limit A$10K.
... by foot - all you had to do was follow the signs which would lead you up two escalators, past Jardin Animalier, up three steep hills, up a 473 step staircase (or eight public lifts if you couldn’t manage the steps) and then one last hill. We were doing well until we got to, roughly, the 215th step. That’s when I turned around and saw the beauty of Monte Carlo with the boats and the bay before me. I HAD to take a photo. When I was done I turned back around ...
... after stopping at a small cafe for lunch (and attempting to communicate with the little French we knew and the little English they knew), we found someone who knew where the Chateau was. Our new French friend, personally escorted us to the Chateau, and as we pulled up we were all speechless. We arrived to a beautiful Chateau surround by a perfectly landscaped vineyard. After meeting the owners they showed us around the Chateau and to our own personal cottages and rooms. We all fell ...
... things, had a nice hot wonderful shower and then shared some delicious pasta cooked for us by Audrey. Like I said... So lovely! We then had a glass of wine and chatted for the rest of the night until we could hardly keep our eyes open. We slept 12 hours that night. When we awoke in the morning, Audrey had already left for university. She is studying psychology and working as a teachers aid for kids with disabilities. We made ourselves some breakfast ...