Drawing its inspiration from the city's sulphurous reputation since the early 20th century, this literary movement is a spinoff from the 'Roman Noir' crime novel
It was born in the mid-Nineties but originates from the city's infamous reputation since the early 20th century.
When a tourist comes to Marseille, one of the first things they have to eat is the local speciality: Pizza!
What will it be - 'Chichis Frégis' or 'Panisses'?! Make your choice at The Estaque quarter of Marseille.
Thanks to the huge success of bands such as IAM and La Fonky Family, Marseille has earned its status as one of France's foremost rap capitals. Hoisted to heritage status in this city known for its gift of the gab, the movement has propelled a new generation of signature names to the front of the scene: the heirs have arrived.
With the successive acclaim of bands such as IAM, La Fonky Family, Psy 4 de la Rime and Jul, Marseille has earned its status as one of France's foremost rap capitals - the movement has been hoisted to heritage status in this city known for its gift of the gab. But how did rap culture become rooted in Marseille?
Bouillabaisse, an ancient treasure and epic adventure...
'Savon de Marseille', how to tell the real from the fake
The 'OM' is more than just a symbol, it's a way of life!
Celebrated at Candlemas, this traditional Provencal biscuit is also a popular sweet treat all year round
Art de Vivre
The 'Calanques' – Genuine little corners of paradise!