The Urbanist

Tall Stories 169: La Grande Motte

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12 August 2019

06 minutes

This week we delve into issue one of Monocle’s summer newspaper, ‘The Summer Weekly’, and head to the once-marshy, mosquito-ridden coastal commune of La Grande Motte in France, which has been transformed since the 1960s into a lush resort town with real beachfront appeal.

12 August 2019

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