The city of Marseille. A semi-circular shape. Extends to the inside of the port is not room for smaller modern ships. And filled with pleasure boats of this port, and is surrounded by restaurants and cafes, the most important features of the city that attract tourists. And extends to the inside of the old port and Alcanpier, a main street lined with shops, modern, and is also a landmark that attracts tourists
And founded Marseille in 600 BC about a year. M, adventurers Greeks from Asia Minor, which they Mssalia. The independent city of Marseille until the first century BC, then came under the control of the Romans, and the deterioration of the same, then the city regained its importance in the Middle Ages during the Crusades. پroڤans has become a region in which it is part of Marseille in France in 1481 AD and bloody conflicts took place in Marseille in the late eighteenth century during the French Revolution. And save the Suez Canal opened in 1869, the Egyptian water route between the Mediterranean and the Indian Ocean, and increased the channel from the city's importance as a center for cargo ships
Marseille, "the oldest and second largest French cities, founded by the Greeks in 600 BC. M, and then taken over by the Romans after prospered as a port and commercial center, and scattered historical sites and monuments the place, mostly additions Roman to the settlements of Greek first, and concentrated the attraction of architecture in the port and color effects
Historic monuments dating back to the time of the Romans and Greeks, like Marseille insubdivisions and streets of Paris, making movement between its parts in the metro is easy.
Also famous Marseille Opera House architectural masterpiece decorated and situated in the heart of the city, which almost destroyed by fire in 1920, and is characterized by a population kindness, gentleness, openness and warmth of emotion, and are gathering multiple terms of ethnic Although about a quarter of the population are descendants of African origin and spread Abqa Africa atmosphere, and Marseille are the starting point to explore the natural beauty of the Mediterranean and the picturesque beaches and canyons of water surrounding the Mediterranean.
Of the most famous beaches from the city center near the beach "Dokatlanz" which is the beginning of the Corniche, Marseille, which ends in the Prado beach, which is characterized as the city's main beach and the purity of its waters.
As for the town of Cassis is a resort wonderful West Marseille and surrounded by rocks, the white high-rise was not caused by major changes and still preserve the ancient magic they lost French cities, which have formed the same aura of civilization and the level of sophistication, and established the town next to the mountain and focused the old village on the field shade
It trips the popular famous boat ride to the canyons of marine narrow period between the mountains and carved entrances in the limestone, and if you have the energy and activity you can walk to reach further and better grooves behind the beach on the west, which is located a distance of 90 minutes, and can descend climber rock to the beach and spread some of the trees Alosob where you find a place among the rocks to its roots, there is water deep and blue and swimming among the rocks high experience should not miss any visitor