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Bastille Day in Marseille

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France - Marseille

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From: 2015.07.14 To: 2015.07.14

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In Marseille on Bastille Day, the atmosphere is electrifying, with thousands making their way to the Notre-Dame de la Garde cathedral to see the fireworks choreographed to spectacular music. If you prefer watching the display in a romantic setting, try the Frioul Island for a more relaxed experience. Bastille Day is the French national holiday commemorating the storming of the Bastille on July 14, 1789, a pivotal event the anti-monarchy revolution. Celebrations and fireworks can be enjoyed throughout the country in large towns and small villages. Often celebrations also take place before and after the main event on the 14th.

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