Only in Marseille

A Guide to Unique Locations, Hidden Corners and Unusual Objects

ISBN-13: 978-3-9505392-5-7

Author: Duncan JD Smith

Publisher: The Urban Explorer

Edition: 1 (2025)

Specification: Paperback, 120 pages, 56 colour photos & two fold-out maps, 13.5 x 21cm

Prices: £ 10.95, € 12.90, US$ 16.00, CDN$ 22.00

Coming Spring 2025! Discover Marseille’s ancient origins, bustling port life and exciting cultural scene with this explorer’s guide to the oldest city in France.

In a world where places become ever more similar,
it is an absolute joy to stumble on the Only In Guides.

Hidden Europe

• A ground-breaking illustrated guide to 55 fascinating and unusual historical sites in the alternative French capital. Celtic ruins and state-of-the-art museums, colonial ghosts and ethnic enclaves, street art and culinary delights.

• From the Count of Monte Cristo and the Abbey of the Black Madonna to Le Corbusier’s Radiant City and the Velodrome Stadium.

• An Underwater Museum, an Armenian Quarter, an Art Deco Opera House, and a traditional soap factory.

• Rugged sea coves, Buddhist pagodas, country homes, and a game of pétanque.

• The ideal city guide for travellers who want to escape the crowds and go beyond the well-known paths, as well as for those inhabitants who perhaps thought they already knew their city.