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4 Hours in Le Panier, Marseille

  A trip to Marseille is not without its complications. First, there’s the mish-mash of streets & buildings which make the term “urban-planning” seem somewhat ambitious. Then there’s the mix of North African, Italian, and French influences that can leave you wondering if you’re still in the same France of wine valleys and opulent châteauxs.… Continue reading 4 Hours in Le Panier, Marseille

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Corsican Ballads & Warm Mussels at Le Caribou, Marseille

Corsican ballads played on the speakers of the Le Caribou’s brightly colored dining room as we sat down for a six or seven course meal (I lost count after a few glasses of vin blanc).  Our host, a somewhat portly gentleman (read: six or seven courses…), proudly sported a bright-pink dress shirt and a welcoming… Continue reading Corsican Ballads & Warm Mussels at Le Caribou, Marseille