We have been in Cassis and nearby ports and consider Cassis one of our 6 or 7 favorite spots of all time. Money Deals. John Lichfield reports. Long reads. I'd say we spent 5 hours in Marseille much of them eating! Find More Posts by Christina. They live for the present, in a world of easy money and, now, violence. The bus passes through the poorest districts of the poorest city in France. She said that the drug-related violence in northern Marseille had become so extreme that only the army could defeat it. Earlier this month, Samia Ghali, the mayor of the 15th and 16th arrondissements of Marseille, which embrace most of the poor northern districts, detonated a verbal bombshell.
Marseille is France's second-largest city. Despite France having a Historically, Marseille has had a bad reputation. It's exactly this income.
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This is the heart of the quartiers nords, the deprived, crime-ridden northern districts that have given Marseille its reputation as France's outsider. I was last there eight years ago and I can remember why it had something of a reputation then (remnants of "The French Connection") but it has certainly been.
Find your bookmarks in your Independent Minds section, under my profile. One of the best things about it is that foreign tourists tend to steer clear of it. I only spent about 4 days there, as I recall, I did go to Cassis one day.
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I liked Marseille. The French Riviera is famed for its wealthy residents and chic holiday destinations that cost a fortune; places like the Hotel Belles Rives in Antibes that used to be the home of F. Will do some research on this.
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Marseille? What right-minded individual would even think of visiting France's second largest city and biggest port.
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Well Marseille is quite poor compared to similar sized French cities. humble opinion a very nice city and does not deserve its bad reputation. Police try to maintain order in the troubled and poverty-stricken suburbs of Marseille, the poorest city in France (AFP). To understand Marseille.
It has some nice mueums and parks, also, and of course, has the proximity to the sea.
Theresa May. Tech culture. I have no first hand experience having read and heard the same comments you have but last month I sat next to a woman on a plane from Paris who had just spent 5 days in Marsaille and she really enjoyed it. We may already have found out hotel. However, the Vieux Port area continues to be relatively lively until about midnight.
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They live for the present, in a world of easy money and, now, violence.