December 5, 2012
Carousel in Marseille, France
Photograph by Ed Kashi, VII/National Geographic
In Marseille, a woman of Algerian descent celebrates her upcoming wedding in high style, reveling with a gaggle of girlfriends at a downtown carousel. A port city since 600 B.C., the Mediterranean metropolis of more than 850,000 is home to 100,000 foreigners from Algeria, Italy, Morocco, Tunisia, Turkey, and beyond.
Best of the World 2013: Marseille, France>>
Photo Gallery: France >>
Welcome to Travel 365. We've taken Travel Photo of the Week and made it better: bigger, bolder, and new every day. Check in each day, share your favorites, join the discussion—and start your vacation planning.