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Marseille Map, France

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Marseille Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Marseille with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Marseille useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Marseille!

Marseille Nightlife

 ·   Le Quai du Rire. When you want to experience a side-splitting entertainment, this is the ideal place for you. Comedians from all over the city prepare for a night of fun and laughter that starts from 8pm until 2am. However, the comedy bar is only open from Thursday to Saturday. read more

Marseille Travel Guide

July holds the Festival de Marseille (cultural events), Bastille Day (fireworks), and Mondial de Pétanque (petanque tournament).  September is a time for Fête du Vent (kite flying and other wind related events), Journée Nationale du Patrimoine (heritage day), Juris Cup (sailing regatta) and Semi-marathon Marseille Cassis (running event).  October caters to Festival de Musique Sacrée (church music, various... read more

Marseille Sightseeing

This ancient castle on the little island of If, just off the coast of Marseilles, was built in the 16th century and was commissioned by King Francois the First.  It later became a state prison in the 1600’s and fans of The Count of Monte Cristo, written by Alexandre Dumas will recognise it as the main setting for the novel.  This literary work is one of the things that give Marseilles much of its fame, but it is by... read more

Marseille History

Marseille was established around 600 BC as a Greek colony. The Phocean colonists founded a trading port under the name of Massalia, and the town was an important link o the Greek Empire with more remote parts of the continent. Massilia, as the Romans called it, remained independent until the reign of Julius Caesar, when it joined the losing side of the civil war and was brought under Roman control in 49 BC. Under Roman... read more

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