Toulon

Provencal markets
Star spotting
Medieval villages

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Introduction

Toulon, France

Join the jet set in France’s Côte ’Azur on an MSC Mediterranean cruise holiday.
Toulon is a charming city in southern France with a recently restored old town, cute narrow streets, small squares and many fountains. Stepping ashore, you will love the fantastic Provencal market which takes Toulon is also ideally placed for day trips out into this most chic of regions.

Allow us to whisk you away to Aix-en-Provence, the capital of Provence, with its historic monuments, elegant squares, many fountains and home to a renowned international music festival. Don’t be surprised if you see a Hollywood A-lister stroll past with a baguette, and be sure to spend a moment watching the beautiful people walking by in one the many cafés along the Cours Mirabeau.

Nearby Cassis has an ultra-pretty fishing port with harbour-side cafés and shaded streets that make for an idyllic day out. Start with a divine local ice cream and then take a stroll around town, stopping at the open-air artists’ market to maybe pick up a Provencal watercolour or two.

The Provence coast is home to many lovely medieval villages and just outside Toulon lies Hyères, a historic town with a medieval quarter whose palm-lined streets and quaint charm offers a glimpse of picture-postcard France. Bandol meanwhile has an interesting literary heritage (it was holiday home to the writers Aldous Huxley and Marcel Pagnol), and has wines that are off the scale.

Eastwards is the billionaires’ playground of St. Tropez, known as ‘St Trop’ to the locals. A popular holiday destination since the 1950s, second home to movie stars and glittering jet set crowd; it’s always fun to look at the jaw-dropping super yachts that typically fill its harbour. None of them looks quite as good as your MSC cruise liner though, of course.

Must see place in Toulon

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    Direction

    The cruise terminal is close to the city centre, however it is located in an industrial area off a highway.
    Taxis run to the city

    Port Terminal

    Address of the Terminal
    ZIPCODE CITY

    Tel. +00 000 0000000
    Fax. +00 000 0000000
    E-mail:  email@emailaddress.it
    Site:  www.terminalwebsite.com

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    França

    Uma sofisticação discreta e levemente snob
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    Uma viagem ao sul de França levá-lo-á ao paraíso. Este Jardim do Éden abrange a parte mais baixa dos Alpes cobertos de neve e os seus contrafortes que, a leste, descem em direcção ao mar e, a oeste, se estendem quase ao Ródano.


    A zona interior litoral é composta por uma cadeia sucessiva de colinas íngremes e arborizadas, ao passo que a costa é um conjunto de baías geométricas em constante mudança entrecortadas por afloramentos rochosos cintilantes e caóticos e enseadas estreitas e profundas, como fiordes em miniatura: os calanques. No entanto, estes elementos não seriam nada, se não fosse a luz mágica do Mediterrâneo. Atingindo o seu expoente na Primavera e no Outono, é simultaneamente suave e extraordinariamente dramática, como se cada paisagem tivesse sido aprimorada por um especialista a fim de maximizar a cor e a definição, reduzindo o brilho ao mínimo. Um cruzeiro ao sul de França é uma excelente oportunidade para visitar a capital da Riviera, Nice, uma combinação viva e enigmática de influências italianizadas, do esplendor da Belle Époque desvanecida e de arte de primeira categoria.

    A leste da cidade, a baixa Corniche liga as pitorescas cidades à beira-mar de Villefranche-sur-Mer, Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat e Beaulieu-sur-Mer. As estradas mais altas oferecem algumas das paisagens costeiras de condução mais espectaculares da Europa, rumo à aldeia empoleirada de Èze e ao pequeno Principado do Mónaco. A parte ocidental da Riviera reivindica possuir as melhores praias, tanto na jazzística Juan-les-Pins quanto em Cannes, um centro cintilante de cinema e boutiques de designers famosos.