Marseille is the second most populated city of the biggest Mediterranean port and the economic center of the region. In 2013 the city was the European Capital of Culture, a large series of cultural events took place, and several new infrastructures were inaugurated.

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"La Marseillaise" is the national anthem of . Photo: Isidore Pils, Public domain.

The Stade Vélodrome, known as the for sponsorship reasons, is a multi-purpose stadium in Marseille, . is situated 3 km south of Marseille. Photo: Hombrey, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The Union for a Popular Movement was a centre-right political party in France that was one of the two major contemporary political parties in France along with the centre-left . is situated 2½ km south of Marseille. Photo: Celette, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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The of Marseille is a district in the city of Marseille. is situated 4½ km southeast of Marseille. Photo: Fr.Latreille, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The of Marseille is one of the 16 arrondissements of Marseille. is situated 1½ km north of Marseille. Photo: France64160, CC0.

The of Marseille is one of the 16 arrondissements of Marseille. is situated 2 km northeast of Marseille. Photo: Okki, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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