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Monte-Carlu
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Sovereign stateFrance
Constituent countryMonaco
RegionMonte Carlo
Settled by Romansas Carlon ca. AD 20
Government
 • TypeTheocracy
 • Prince of MonacoAlbert II
 • Minister of StateJean-Paul Proust
 • MayorJean-Jacques Rousseau
Area
 • City5.0 km2 (1.9 sq mi)
Elevation240 m (790 ft)
Population
 (mid-2004 est)
 • Urban
400
Time zoneUTC0 (GMT)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+1 (BST)
Websitehttp://www.montecarlo.gov.uk

Monte Carlo is the largest city in Monaco. Its area is 5 square km, and around four hundred people live there.

Monte Carlo is also the centre of gambling, politics, fireworks and culture. Monte Carlo has a lot of casinos, hotels and historical buildings.

Monte Carlo is one of Europe's leading tourist resorts. Within the casino complex is the Grand Théâtre de Monte Carlo, an opera and ballet house, and the headquarters of the Ballets de Monte Carlo.

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