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The "Gateway to the Orient", as Marseilles is also known, has 2,600 years of history to look back on. Once you set foot in this multicultural city, you quickly notice how unjustified all the clichés about intercultural hostility and criminality are.
It is a little known fact that the second largest city in France also has a lively cultural scene with numerous museums and theatres, a ballet and a world-class Art Nouveau opera. The economy is very much international and the city is a multicultural... more