By Stuart Brodkin – Travel Editor
Travel editor STUART BRODKIN finds the one sure thing in a world of uncertainty
THE turn of a card, the roll of the dice or the spin of the wheel, Monaco is the one place in the world where there are no certainties. But there is one sure thing in the Principality – the Hotel Metropole Monte-Carlo, where you can bank on the superlative service, high-class cuisine, remarkable rooms and delightful décor.
The iconic hotel is just a short walk from the equally iconic casino as well as being close to some amazing stores like Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Fendi and a superb branch of Zara. And if retail therapy isn’t your thing then you can take advantage of the city’s glorious gardens or take in the views of the azure-blue Mediterranean.
The luxurious Belle Epoque-style Hotel Metropole Monte-Carlo, which overlooks the sea, was built in 1886 and has subsequently been completely renovated and refurbished by acclaimed ...