Photo courtesy of Visit Monaco
The Principality has gone up in flames every summer since 1966, with the Monaco International Fireworks Festival, sponsored by City Hall. Crowds gather by land and by sea to ooh and ahh over the fantabulous productions of sound and light, the delicate blend of explosives masterfully handled by teams competing from across the globe.
By Sylvia Sabes, AFAR Local Expert
Port Hercule, Monaco