Speed cameras embarked on private cars to flush out the speeding?

Man conducing a car.

On our roads for three years now, the vehicles with embedded speed cameras are more and more present. And these vehicles are entrusted not only to private operators but also to sworn private drivers. Are private driver for embarked speed cameras going to become a branch in this career which knows a strong increase these last years?

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Private driver Monaco is already preparing for the Olympic Games

Signe des Jeux Olympique devant la mer.

The Olympic Games are slowly being prepared in France. The infrastructures are created but the capital will not be able to welcome all the disciplines. That’s why the big cities of Marseille and Nice are also preparing to receive the sailing and soccer events.

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Find out how to become a private driver

A man driving a car.

Private driver is an activity that is very popular and it is one of the few activities that has been able like Private Driver Monaco to continue its activity during the epidemic. More and more companies are developing, and many offers private drivers services. However, there are many rules to respect to obtain this title. As for all new activities, the goal is to limit abuses and drifts. Discover the steps to become a private chauffeur.

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The most luxurious accommodations in the world are in Monaco

Vue d'ensemble de Monaco.

Monaco is known for its luxury and peace of mind. Its great evenings and its inhabitants come here to revitalize themselves. It is not uncommon to see the parade of wealthy people and their private drivers crisscrossing the city. As far as housing is concerned, it is often mistakenly thought that large metropolis holds a monopoly. When it comes to wealth, one could legitimately think that cities like New York or Paris are the leaders in the luxury housing market. It is in fact Monaco that is the first in the running.

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How Monaco became the capital of luxury

Vue de Monaco de jour.

Every year, the Principality attracts several million people. From breathtaking landscapes to exceptional activities, Monaco is home to countless treasures. Discover the coast with your private driver to understand why this place is so special. The rock is wealth, it is luxury, and wherever you are, you can’t miss its grandeur. The facilities are designed for the comfort of tourists and to attract more and more of the jet set.

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COVID-19 measures: What can we do concretely in Monaco this month?

Que faire à Monaco en février ?

The increasing number of contaminations in Europe is once again forcing the governments of its member countries to review their sanitary measures. Do you want to travel to Monaco in February for business or personal reasons? Private Driver Monaco takes stock of the latest restrictions to help you organize your trip.

Our VTC service is always on duty. Thanks to a strict sanitary protocol, we make sure that our clients take no risk when boarding our vehicles. You can therefore book your private driver to go to Monaco on our website. But isn’t life on the spot complicated?

While France seems to be gradually moving towards a partial containment of its population with measures aimed at reducing the appearance of clusters such as the closure of covered shopping centers. However, the situation is different in the Principality of Monaco. Cases are rarer and hospitals are much less under stress. Consequently, the measures are lighter.

It should also be remembered that comings and goings are still allowed between France and Monaco, and more generally between people who are nationals of the European area. Whatever the reason, travel is therefore authorized between 6 a.m. and 7 p.m., which means outside curfew. As an exception for border workers working in Monaco, a negative COVID-19 test is however required. Note however that it is possible to perform the PCR test on site, before entering the city.

Shops and tourist attractions are open. However, bars are closed, and restaurants are only allowed to serve Monegasque residents, people working in Monaco upon presentation of a certificate and hotel guests, and at lunchtime only. If the situation does not deteriorate, you will be able to fully enjoy your stay in Monaco in February.

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Discover the French Riviera hiking or by VTC

Port de Monaco

The French Riviera and the surroundings of Monaco are full of splendid places to discover. Situated between sea and mountains, this gives rise to magnificent landscapes perched at medium altitude and offering a glimpse of the blue expanse of the Mediterranean.

These landscapes are moreover visible thanks to our VTC drivers who take the roads connecting Nice and the principality during a transfer with a private driver from the airport for example.

A hike from Monaco to Nice ?

To enjoy the French Riviera for a few hours and its landscapes, there are several hikes along the coast. By the sea or slightly climbing in the heights, there is something for everyone.

One of the most beautiful walks connects the Monaco train station to the Riquier train station in Nice. After the departure from the principality, the path climbs up to La Turbie and then passes under the park of La Revère. It then turns westward to go along the park of the great corniche and passes by the Plateau de la Justice and then by the Vinaigrier.

The private driver option

The points of interest that this hike crosses are also accessible by car with one of our VTC drivers. This allows you to avoid the five to six hours of walking required for this easy but long hike, but above all to be sure to travel in comfort.

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(Français) Acheter ou louer une voiture à Paris ?

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Covid-19: what will happen to the Monte-Carlo Rally in 2021?

Rallye Monte Carlo

Every year since 1911 the Monte-Carlo car rally has been held, a famous race whose start and finish are in the very heart of the principality. Rest assured, our private drivers have a much more comfortable driving experience and will transport you throughout the region.

In 2021, the dates chosen are from January 20 to 24, but the current pandemic could turn everything upside down.

Is it necessary to cancel?

The health context is unpredictable and may change at any time. The Swedish rally that normally took place in February has already been cancelled.

For the moment, the organizers of the Monte-Carlo Rally are maintaining the prestigious race.

Modified routes

But to be sure, the rally will change its route slightly. Firstly, it is important to respect the closed-door schedule established by the government until January 20 and the night stages are also modified.

Do not forget the Alex storm

Last November a storm hit the south of France and many roads have already been destroyed. These changes come on top of the current health crisis and are even impacting the journeys of our private drivers.

Before reserving your place, do not hesitate to plan a rescue plan by following the news as this rally may take place behind closed doors.

In case it is cancelled, and you are in the Principality, our private Monegasque drivers will be delighted to show you the region and its mythical roads.

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Discover the Monaco Rolex Masters tournament

Tennis ball on the ground.

The Principality has proven its strong attachment to the field of sport by hosting prestigious events. But are you familiar with the ATP Rolex Masters tennis competition that takes place every year in Monaco? It is the meeting place for the big names in the world of tennis. In an idyllic setting, close to the sea, you can enjoy matches of champions. And today Private Driver Monaco will tell you about the history of this unmissable tennis tournament that takes place every year on the rock.

Tennis ball on the ground.

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