Elsa Carpenter

As Sub-Editor and Journalist at Monaco Life, Elsa builds upon years of experience in writing as well as marketing and PR in the local media scene. Originally from the UK, she is based in the French Riviera and has a passion for spreading the word on news throughout the region.

Author’s Articles

Nighttime restrictions for yachts and tenders in Port Hercule during MYS  

With the launch of the 2023 Monaco Yacht Show comes a raft of access restrictions for yachts and tenders circulating Port Hercule during the event. Here are all the details.

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Countdown till lift-off for Namira Salim, Monaco’s first space traveller

In less than 10 days’ time, Namira Salim will be boarding the Virgin Galactic 04 spaceflight on an extraordinary expedition that she has dreamed about since childhood. 

A food and drink guide to MYS 2023: Lunch spots within five minutes of the show

Make sure to find time in your Monaco Yacht Show diary to visit one – or more – of these great Monaco lunch spots, all less than five minutes’ walk from Port Hercule.

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MYS 2023: A preview of the superyachts on sale and at anchor

With less than a week to go until the world’s highest profile yacht show kicks off in Port Hercule, Monaco Life takes a closer look at some of the most exciting vessels expected at MYS 2023.  

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98% of Europeans breathing toxic polluted air, says terrifying new study

Almost every single person living in Europe, home to nearly 750 million people, is breathing in dangerously polluted air, according to a new study, and it could spell disaster for our health.  

Photos: Francien Giraudi announced as new Goodwill Ambassador for the MAC

The Monaco Ambassadors Club bestowed the grand honour of its Goodwill Ambassador Award on Francien Giraudi, the selfless and dedicated founder of Les Enfants de Frankie, at a magical and joyous night...