Port to the Orient – where history meets cosmopolitan commerce and creativity
Due to its strategic location on the Mediterranean Sea, Marseille has always been regarded as a cosmopolitan city. Historically, this location has been a crossroads for cultures and commerce.
Known as the ‘Gateway to the Orient’, Marseille is France’s main port. 3. Marseille, a city known for its dedication to sport, will host Rugby World Cup 2023 at the Stade Vélodrome, the scene of some of the most remarkable sporting events in history.