Marseille, sitting on France's south-eastern coastline and the capital of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region, is a town best seen on foot. The Corniche trail shows the city's sculpted coastline off at its best, showcasing dazzling ocean views as it winds its way around the coast to the south of the Vieux Port.

    For architecture fans, a stroll down Boulevard Longchamp to the Palais Longchamp monument, which was built to mark the completion of the city's canal in 1870, is a must. The pomp and opulence of the Palais, with its decadent fountains and gardens, make it a sight to behold.

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    • 10 Best Things to Do After Dinner in Marseille

      Marseille is a nightlife heaven, and those looking for something to do after dinner can find live music venues, bars, nightclubs and even an opera and theater here. You can have a cocktail on the sidewalk, visit a 3-floor pounding nightclub with different music on every floor or grab a cocktail under the sunset on the beach. You can...

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