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Arcades, Vieille Charité

Spending a short break in Marseille

Destination: Marseille

A vibrant, sprawling multicultural hub, Marseille is home to the celebrated fish stew, bouillabaisse, one of the many Provençal culinary treasures of the region

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Charming Le Panier

Marseilles - a gastronomic Mediterranean melting-pot

Destination: Marseille

This intriguing city captures the best of French cuisine, from exquisite to traditional, with rich Mediterranean and exotic North-African influences. Marseilles is simply a gastronomic delight

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Montpellier: St Clément aqueduct (18th century) and the Promenade du Peyrou

Marseille, Montpellier or Nîmes?

Destination: Montpellier

You need a break, and you want it in the French south – for the heat, the verve and the adrenaline. Low-cost airlines offer a choice of off-beat cities, but which should you go for?

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Boats in Vieux Port, Marseille

Marvellously morish Marseille

Destination: Marseille

Foodies should go on a culinary tour of Marseille, sampling the city's magnificent local delicacies and tasting the international options on offer

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View over the old harbour, Marseille

Marseille's marvellous

Destination: Marseille

The people of Marseille are justly proud of their city. On a sweeping bay facing the setting sun, it is the oldest in France and covers an area twice the size of Paris

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