BEST WESTERN Hotel le Galice
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
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... There are reviews of the drivers on the Blablacar site, so you can make sure you ride with someone who has positive feedback. You also see their age, gender, and how much they like to talk (the options are listed as "bla," “blabla,” or “blablabla”). Quite an experience!
Overall the trip to Marseille went very well and it was a relaxing start to my fall break. The second half was a bit busier, but I’ll leave that for my next ...
... to go back one day ;)
My favourite part of Marseille was probably visiting with
Baptiste a bit, Ryan’s exchange student from about 13 or 14 years ago. The first
night we spent in Marseille, Baptiste’s band was having a going away party and
they were playing at a bar, so I told him that we would come by and check it
out. So anyways, the first day, we went to go buy our tickets for the cruise to
the calanques, which was down at the ...
... but there is also a younger, university crowd helping set the tone. Just on the edge of the old town is Cours Mirabeau which is a typically French, wide tree lined avenue studded with statues and fountains, cafes and shops along either side, and people everywhere.
The famous painter Paul Cezanne hails from Aix, and they certainly don’t let you forget it! We picked up a map that had a walking path you could follow in his footsteps. This literally took you ...
... a cup of the delicious stuff, to which I am rapidly becoming addicted.
When I returned to the City Hall plaza to continue my wait, it became apparent that some kind of commotion was in the air. Pretty soon a group of mostly women, dressed in black robes and carrying placards, began marching toward City Hall, chanting a slogan that was unintelligible to me. Apparently, based upon a crude translation of ...
... the swim we had a well earned lunch and decided to head back to Cassis. The two hour trek back was very tiring but the calanques were well worth it. We managed to take the last bus back to Aix and called it an early night.
Day 3 – Next morning we woke up with our legs feeling like jello. A day of relaxation was needed. It was Tuesday and we were looking forward to visiting some markets but by the time we woke up and got out of home, the markets had wound ...