Wednesday Postcard: Monte-Carlo, Monaco

Bonjour! This week’s carte postale shows the casino gardens in Monte-Carlo, Monaco! Located in the French Riviera, Monaco is the second smallest country after Vatican City. When I hear Monte-Carlo, I think of glamour, James Bond movies, the Grand Prix, and the American actress, Grace Kelly, who became Princess of Monaco in 1956 when she married Prince Rainier. For more information: Monaco At a Glance – VisitACity website Until the next Wednesday Postcard, à bientôt! Continue reading Wednesday Postcard: Monte-Carlo, Monaco

Wednesday Postcard: Saint-Paul-de-Vence, France

Bonjour! This week’s carte postale was sent to me by a relative who visited this medieval town near Nice on the French Riviera: I received this postcard in 2010. In 2011, the name of the city was changed to Saint-Paul-de-Vence. Until the next Wednesday Postcard, à bientôt! For more information: Provence Web – Saint-Paul-de-Vence Continue reading Wednesday Postcard: Saint-Paul-de-Vence, France