Marseille youth join protest against climate change

Several thousand young people protest on Marseille’s Old Port in response to a call by Swedish teenager, and Nobel Peace Prize nominee, Greta Thunberg to save the planet. IMAGES

France: Famous Marseille soap gets new museum

A new museum dedicated to the traditional Marseille soap, made exclusively with vegetable oils, is set to open in the French port city. Just a stone’s throw from the Old Port, visitors to the Musée du Savon de Marseille, or MuSaMa, will get a chance to “make” their very own bar of soap.