Posted on March 1, 2020April 9, 2020 by jim Some Monaco extras! Since there are SO many amazing photo opportunities, some have to get cut or the album we link on the blog gets way too big. Main Monaco Post Float Away A display of balloons within the Monte Carlo Casino. The Monk The legend is that Francois Grimaldi came into Monaco’s castle disguised as a Fransiscan monk, then seized the castle. This statue is in the courtyard of the castle. Tradition A Monaco castle guard parading in front of the castle gates. Monaco Aquarium The Monaco Aquarium is an impressive structure sticking up 279 feet from a sheer cliff wall. Church for a King Saint Paul’s Anglican Church, where Grace Kelly and Prince Rainier were married. Idyllic View A view of the mountains over Monaco. Racetrack Row I can just hear the Formula One cars screaming around this corner! Wall With A View Grating inset into a stone wall allow a view of Port Hercule Lady Moura Lady Moura in her berth at Port Hercule The Rock It’s no wonder that this section of Monaco is referred to as The Rock. Casino by Night The Monte Carlo Casino is just as impressive at night. In The Port A city view from Port Hercule Da Vinci I don’t think that this is Leonardo’s ship African Cat I always wonder of the origin of boat names. Big Girls A row of huge yachts sits waiting to entertain. Tourists Yes, we look like total tourists here!