Shopping in Monaco
Collected by Sylvia Sabes, AFAR Local Expert
Cours Saleya, 06300 Nice, France
The picture-perfect Provençal market Cours Saleya in Nice is a visual bouquet of regional bounty, with colorful floral displays, golden zucchini blossoms, red tomatoes, and green greens. Camargue sea salt, pressed olive oils, and...
10 Rue de la Paix, 06360 Èze, France
Narrow medieval passages wind through postcard-perfect Èze, with an art gallery, jewelry shop or quaint boutique at every turn. On the rue Principale and other nearby side streets, over 25 artisans work and sell their creations in this tiny town,...
Hôtel de Paris, place du Casino, 98000 Monaco
Big winners at the casino may be tempted to cross the street to the collection of some 20 shops at Les Pavillons de Monte-Carlo. Among the international luxury brands that can be found in the unique, futuristic pebble-shaped structures is the...
9 Boulevard du Général Leclerc, Le Castel Dauphin, 06240 Beausoleil, France
Bono, Tina Turner and Elton John are just a few of the celebrities living in the Alps above Beaulieu-sur-Mer. Such famous, fashion-forward neighbors makes for exciting bargain hunting at the Chiner Chic consignment shop, specializing in vintage...
As the unofficial headquarters for contemporary art in Monaco, the Nouveau Musée National de Monaco has carefully curated gift shops at both the Villa Paloma and the Villa Sauber. From quirky mugs to enlightened home décor solutions, the two...
158 Avenue de Verdun, 06360 Èze, France
Regular tours of the Fragonard distillery explain the 400-year history of the French perfume industry and give a unique peek into how luxury fragrances are created today. A small museum also details the longer history of perfume in the world and...
132-140 Rue des Rosiers, 93400 Saint-Ouen, France
Marché aux Puces de St.-Ouen, aka Clignancourt, is Europe’s largest flea market and the city’s favorite place to find a bargain. Exiting the metro at Porte de Clignancourt, those in the know pass by the counterfeit...
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