Monaco is the one of the smallest countries in the world but also one of the most glamorous locations in the Mediterranean. Enjoying a warm, sunny climate with over 300 days of sunshine per year, Monaco has many favourable advantages for its residents including;
Monaco Residents benefits from zero income tax, capital gains tax, wealth tax or inheritance tax. Importantly, Monaco Residents are also not obliged to make a tax return or declaration of assets at any point in time.
S E C U R I T Y
The principality is one of the safest countries in the world with more policemen and surveillance cameras per capita than any other country. Many monaco residents have chosen the Principality for this reason alone.
L O C A T I O N
Monaco sits at the heart of Europe with transport links all over the world with Nice airport just 7 minutes away by helicopter or 25 minutes by car. Nice international airport flies to 104 destinations in 35 countries with direct daily flights to London, Paris, Geneva, Zurich, New York and Dubai whilst the rail network departing Monaco provides fast and efficient services to the rest of France and throughout Europe.
C L I M AT E
Monaco enjoys a very mild Mediterranean climate and benefits from an average 300 days of sunshine per year. The weather facilitates a vibrant outdoor lifestyle.
L I F E S T Y L E
Whilst headlines seem to focus on the glamour of Monaco and its social calendar, there are equally as many opportunities to enjoy relaxed family activities with children of all ages.Monaco’s restaurants also cater to all gastronomic tastes from Michelin stars to casual beachfront dining.
S P O R T S
The Monaco GP, Historic GP and the Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters have become the headline attractions in recent years but represent only a small part of the sports available to enjoy. In terms of participation, Monaco has exceptional sporting facilities including it’s Olympic stadium, Yacht Club, Tennis Club and much more. The nearby Alps also offer a multitude of hiking trails, cycling and winter sports.
C U L T U R E
There is a substantial cultural calendar here too with events staged every week of the year including theatre, ballet, exhibitions and music.
H E A L T H
With Monaco residents cited as having the highest life expectancy age in the world, the Principalities healthcare system has recently been cited as one of the top health systems in the world. Monaco’s Princess Grace hospital serves its residents well as do the specialist Cardio Thoracic hospital and international acclaimed IM2s sports injury clinic.
E N V I R O N M E N T
Prince Albert II has long been a tour de force in the international campaign for global sustainable development and is building Monaco into a sustainable energy society.
L A N G U A G E
English is widely spoken here as english natives are the 3rd largest group of people here with only french and italian ahead.