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mobile house Les Mediterranees Beach Garden

Les Mediterranees Beach Garden

With the last stage of our Vacansoleil Family Tour we went quite west along the southern French coast. We reached the region of Languedoc-Roussillon, going beyond Nice and Marseille, and we stopped on the coastline of Marseillan, a long stretch of sea characterized by a beautiful sandy beach overlooking the Mediterranean. It is a tourist region, mainly flat with some wet stretches of lagoon behind. Along the coast there are several campsites and tourist villages, and behind them there are shops and clubs; the first impression is that of a classic seaside resort, a place for flip flops, flowered caps and bags. Is there anything better in summer? Is this the garden of Eden? Les Mediterranees Beach Garden is more similar to a botanical garden than a campsite. As soon as you get there you are left gaping because of how carefully they keep the numerous green areas of the village. Plants of all kinds, even tropical ones, with extraordinary flowers, and palm trees, bamboos, bougainvilleas, we could jokingly say that it’s a little Eden …