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Marseille – city of maritime charm and Provençal allure

Marseille, a vibrant city on the southern coast of France, is a captivating blend of rich history, diverse culture and stunning natural beauty. Located in the heart of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region, it stands as the country’s oldest city and the gateway to the Mediterranean. Known for its bustling ports, the city is also home to the picturesque Vieux-Port, where colorful fishing boats and lively markets reflect its maritime heritage. The striking Calanques National Park, with its turquoise waters and dramatic limestone cliffs, offers outdoor enthusiasts a breathtaking backdrop for exploration. This Mediterranean gem, steeped in history and brimming with culinary delights like the traditional bouillabaisse, effortlessly captures the essence of Provençal charm.

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