Car: not necessary
Meze is a traditional and pretty quiet fishing village in southern France, and is surrounded by vineyards and the Etang de Thau, which is an enclosed lagoon with direct access to the Mediterranean waters. It is a stronghold of the mussel and oyster farming and provides an important sporting and cultural life. Meze is a center for environmental research Ecosite (protection of the lagoon, water treatment ...).
The family-friendly sandy beaches are monitored in summer and ideal for small children as there are hardly any waves. The water quality is monitored weekly. The climate is Mediterranean: mild winters, warm pleasant summers, relatively little rainfall and sunshine pure! Worth seeing is the old town is sold with large weekly market (Thursdays and Sundays), and the daily indoor market where local produce and fish. Around the port there are many restaurants where you can enjoy fresh seafood. In summer there is a night market with many artists (every Thursday). Meze has a sailing school with a good reputation (even kite-surfing, catamaran ...) and a tennis facility on the waterfront that are within easy walking distance. Fishing and boating trips are other possible activities. Sights and attractions are available for all ages in the environment: bike paths, skate park, painting ball, climbing forest park, amusement park, dinosaur park (after the discovery of fossils of dinosaur eggs are the excavations were continued and a Paleonthologisches Museum was founded), ruins of the Roman times, wineries, walks (Parc des Cevennes, garrigue ...) Eve in Ballaruc (especially recommended the estate of Noilly Prat in Marseillan is available). Interesting Nearby cities such as Montpellier (TGV to Lyon and Paris), Sete (vessels at Ibiza and Morocco), Pezenas (Artist city), Bézier with the Canal du Midi, Carcassonne, Nimes ... The tourist office at the harbor is very well equipped . You can learn here when traditionnelle festivals such B jousting or Ochsenfest take place, or classical concerts eg in the Abbaye de Valmagne, or modern concerts eg in the Théâtre de la Mer, Sete. Meze is for you an unforgettable one for every need: either sports, culture or simply sun .. you will leave the place recovers! In summary: it's a hidden gem!
And at any time of year Mèze is worth the trip.