Travel Blogs from Gemenos
... the ship we discovered 'les petits trains' which transported us from the Old Port to Notre Dame de la garde, going through the Corniche. This was a fascinating 'tour' where we saw great contrasts of the old and new. We climbed the stairs at 'Notre Dame de la garde' to 531 feet altitude where the statue 'La Bonne Mere' watches over an amazing view of the city. Marseille is the second largest city in France, after Paris, with a population of ...
... had enough room to store cold beverages. Jan was in charge of purchasing beverages so she set out for the Monoprix (where they sell everything) and I set out to the farmer's market to see what we could do for hors d'oeuvres. We were figuring on about 6-8 people.
I bought some veggies for crudite here
I bought some olives here ...
... pretty well - it was quite a lovely forest walk and the kids walked well. Ruby started whinging about 1 hour into it - so it was a good plan for us to turn around at this point and head back. We wished the boys good luck and just as we headed back it started to pour with rain! Ruby was fairly snug in 2 jumpers - but not water proof! We were a ...
... village with red ochre cliffs. We drove through farmlands of lavender, cherry trees and more and passed the Bridge Julien built BC and used up to 10 years ago and was only stopped as it is only one lane. The countryside and the villages of Provence are just beautiful! The guide was a real talker but it was an excellent tour. We got back about 7 and found a restaurant for tea that had great food but lousy service. C'est la vie! And still no tea and coffee facilities in the ...
Well…tomorrow is the big day. I'm hopping on a plane and flying home. The emotions I’m experiencing right now are hard to put into words. Studying abroad in France has been the most incredible experience I could have ever dreamt of. I had my heart set on studying in France for many years and when I began at Geneseo I promised myself that I was going to take advantage of every great opportunity that I ...
Other places to stay in Gemenos
250, Avenue du ChÃ¢teau de Jouques, Gemenos | Hotelfrom $73
250 Avenue du Chateau de Jouques, Gemenos | 3 star hotelfrom $103
250 Avenue Du Chateau De Jouques, Gemenos | Hotelfrom $80
110, avenue Col de l'Ange, Gemenos | Hotelfrom $32
Rond Point De La Fontaine , Gemenos | Hotelfrom $184