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In Photos: Superyachts In Marseille by Yacht Blog

By Maarten Janssen, photos by Nikias Ioannidis
Nikias Ioannidis has send us these photographs of several massive yachts in Marseille. Despite the fact that not a standard superyacht location, Marseille does get a fair volume of visiting yachts, probably due to its close proximity to some of… if you want to view full content please visit this … 7 more words

Petanque outside Matisse's front door

By Travis Gumphrey

Just outside Henri Matisse’s former home in Nice, now a museum honoring his artwork, a park is laid out among ruins and rows of trees. 328 more words

Docked in Marseille

Docked in Marseille

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Things to do during a weekend stay in Marseille

Things to do in Marseille

I’ve been going to Marseille from London on and off since I was a kid. But this last trip I fell in love with France’s second largest, but coolest, city all over again. 1,111 more words


First Impressions of Marseille

  • I was expecting it to be hotter here. It was much hotter and muggier in Basel. No complaints here!
  • The landscape is actually reminiscent of scrub habitat on ridges and valleys in parts of the American Southwest.
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Marseille, France

Voted the 2013 City of Culture, Marseille it is a wonderful place to visit! Whether you’re driving down for the day, hopping over for a long weekend (as I did with my sister) or headed for a full week-long vacation, it is a beautiful place to relax. 387 more words



I didn’t really know what to expect when I booked to go to Marseille on my trip to the south. I had heard it was France’s second largest city and a very different culture to Paris, but that was about it. 138 more words