Parc Borély encompasses a lake, botanical garden and the just-renovated 18th-century Château Borély , hosting art exhibitions.
Îles du Frioul
A few hundred metres west of Île d’If are the Îles du Frioul, the barren dyke-linked white-limestone islands of Ratonneau and Pomègues....
Marseille’s cherished football team plays at Stade Vélodrome.
To blend in with the Marseillais families dining on the coast, share a thin-crust wood-fired pizza to start, followed by fish as a main.
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L’Unité d’Habitation information
Visionary international-style architect Le Corbusier redefined urban living in 1952 with the completion of his vertical 337-apartment ‘garden city’ also known as La Cité Radieuse (The Radiant City). Today mostly private apartments, it also houses a hotel, Hôtel Le Corbusier , a restaurant and rooftop terrace. Architecture buffs can book guided tours at the tourist office.