News Contest (10th edition)
Martigues - Litterature & Poetry - In January, February, March, April - Dates and program to be confirmed
Theme of competition 20: "The source".
The Association is organizing its 10 th news competition. Send a text of four to six pages maximum. Reserved for adults.
Rules available on the blog of "L'Encrier Indiscipliné".
The news is focused on a single event. The descriptions are reduced to the essentials. Every word counts. The characters are few. The fall must be unexpected. The narrative is constructed from this end, hence the importance of imagining the narrative before writing it.
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Information provided by OT Martigues
37 place Bourvil
37 place Bourvil
- 06 10 86 36 73
Where to stay
Ibis Martigues centre
In the heart of the city opposite the Martigues-Ferrières harbour, the Ibis Martigues is ideally situated for discovering Provence. 15 minutes from Martigues beaches and 30 minutes from Marignane airport. The rooms have a lovely view of the city. All 83 rooms are air conditioned. Rooms are…
New Hôtel Saint Roch
Between the sea, the lake and the countryside, close to the major routes and Marseille Provence airport, the New Saint Roch, a 3-star hotel, offers calm and conviviality. Enjoy its 57 comfortable rooms and suites spread over 3 levels and served by an elevator. Nestled in the heart of the pine…
The 3* Campanile Martigues hotel is ideally located in the heart of Provence for visiting the coast. Between the Mediterranean coast and Étang de Berre, Martigues abounds with Provençal charms. The city with markets, small harbours and canals is also known as “little Venice”. The hotel…
Individual villa, spacious, bright plain foot in quiet neighborhood, it boasts a large terrace with garden furniture, plancha, deported parasol. It offers 3 bedrooms including an air-conditioned, air-conditioned living room, equipped kitchen, Italian-style shower room. Non-smoking holidaymakers,…
At home Caillol
Luxury villa on 3 levels with exceptional view, outdoor space (140 m²) for relaxation opening onto the swimming pool, secure garage. 2 bedrooms, bathroom, shower room, modern open kitchen, utility room. Land planted with olive trees. Large balcony overlooking the Etang de Berre. 5mm from the…
La Villa Martégale
This 3* hotel with restaurant offers accommodation, half and full-board and seminars for a trip to the coast. La Villa Martégale is a charming hotel with 37 rooms in the heart of the Provençal landscape overlooking Etang de Berre less than 5 km from the centre of Provençal Venice. With easy…
Le Grand Canal
This hotel with a Spanish-inspired façade, wrought-iron gate and two stone lion sculptures welcomes guests for business or pleasure. It has 9 studio flats and 8 bedrooms. Located just a few minutes walk from the town centre of Jonquières and with easy access to major routes to Marseille-Arles…
3* boutique hotel with a premier location just 3 minutes from the city centre. 31 fully-equipped rooms (1 with disabled access) with unique decoration. Free parking. Arrival possible 24/7 thanks to the automatic key dispenser and credit card payment. Reception open from 6am to 9pm. Meals for…
Côté Notre Dame des Marins
Spacious apartment, bright, quiet, it has a large terrace of 35 m2 with a clear view of Martigues. Modern and contemporary layout, it is very pleasant to live. 5 minutes walk from the city center and 10 minutes drive from the Blue Coast. Located 1.4 km from a beach on the Etang de Berre
Things to do
Le rallumeur d'étoiles (associative café)
Le rallumeur d'étoiles must live! "Don't give up" from HK, honorary president and founding member. Your small donations are vital, live or on helloasso.com The cafe aims to be a place of culture, popular education, a place of meeting, social bond, a popular and festive place (of course!).…
Grand Parc de Figuerolles
Until further notice: the playgrounds, the riding school and the equestrian center remain closed to the public for the time being. Educational farm: resumption of limited activity from May 18. The tree climbing activity will be open every day from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. in accordance with the health…
Multiplexe the Palace
Exceptional closure. The cinema of 11 rooms and 2095 armchairs offers you the latest films, broadcasts of live operas of the Metropolitan Opera of New York, ballets live of the Bolshoi Theatre of Moscow and the live theatre of the French comedy. The Palace also organises themed evenings,…
Les accessoiristes, accessoires de mode
Comme son nom l'indique Les Accessoiristes vous propose de nombreux accessoires de mode... Les bijoux, sacs, foulards, montres, parfums les plus tendances du moment ont été sélectionnés avec soin. On y trouve les marques de bijoux Appartement à louer, Uno de 50, Brin d’Amour, By Garance,…
Theatre of the Salins
Exceptional closure. The Salins de Martigues Theatre is a national scene that focuses on proposing transdisciplinary programming. Theatre, dance, circus, music, new technologies, exhibitions... follow each other to see, meet, and discover French or international artists. The biggest names in…
Aux Perles de l'Etang
Pastry, chocolate, confectionery. Master pastry craftsman, chocolatier, confectioner. "Pearls of the Pond" specialties created in 1965 by Mr.Favier, previous owner: candied cherries, which are macerated in alcohol, coated with marzipan and dipped in chocolate and icing sugar. Novelty selected…
Where to eat
Le Gusto Caffé
Italian restaurant: fresh and home-made product, grilled outside, garden and shady terrace overlooking the harbor. Homemade dishes prepared with fresh and seasonal products. Michelin single standard, Michelin plate, menu less than 20 euros Michelin. The Gusto Caffé is also a place to organize…
This is one of Martigues' best-known addresses for both its central location (on Quai des Pêcheurs, right at the edge of Gallifet canal) and food, offering a genuine voyage of the tastebuds into the best of Provence. Specialities include grilled fish, bouillabaisse, fish stew, beef stew, tripes…
The gourmet nugget of Martigues. Offering a light and contemporary decor, this gastronomic restaurant is parked in a former garage and driven by the steady hand of 28 year old chef Fabien Morréale, ex Chibois, Banzo and Sourrieu. As far as the menu goes, this young genius has gone into…
It was born in the mid-Nineties but originates from the city's infamous reputation since the early 20th century.
Can anyone resist an almond? Everyone raves about these little nuggets of happiness you can savour every which way – fresh, dried, whole, grilled, sliced, ground or made into a cream or milk!
The Feria, more than just a bull fiesta!
In a sauce or salad, red is the colour!
Not having qualifications doesn't mean your life is ruined