Headed to the south of France this summer? How about Marseille? The oldest city in France, founded 2600 years ago, the port city sits just above the shores of the Côte d’Azur offering a lively mix of French, Corsican, Italian and North African influences, a flourishing restaurant scene, splendid views and near-permanent sunshine. Palm trees dot the landscape framed by medieval stone streets, terrace cafés and the Mediterranean sea more blue than blue. Here are top 5 things to do in Marseille: what to see, eat, drink and do when in Marseille.