Lavender fields, hilltop villages and spectacular rocky fjords, rosé wine and bouillabaisse, Cézanne and Van Gogh, cutting edge rap and hip-hop music, Jean de Florette and Manon des Sources, pétanque, scuba diving and Olympique de Marseille: Provence is a vibrant mix of romantic tradition and surprising, fast-changing modernity. This is an insider's guide to the best of it, from a professional journalist living there.
Thursday, November 14, 2013
The 2014 Line-Up at Marseille's Museums
This has been an amazing record year for museums in Marseille and it's now hoped to carry on the Capital of Culture momentum with a forthcoming programme of new shows.The line-up has been announced for 2014 and it includes Warhol, Bacon, Hopper, the Belgian surrealist Paul Delvaux plus exhibitions dedicated to the North African city of Volubilis, Odessa, carnival across the Med - and fashion at the racetrack. So, if you are planning a visit to Marseille in 2014,
here are some early dates for your diary. Click here to read more.