Residence du Vieux Port
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... a souvenir shop to look for a patch and the gentleman running the shop started talking to me and I had to stop him because I didn't know what he was saying and he said, "Oh, Italian!" I said no, English. He assumed I was from England and started talking about British football and said he thought I was Italian because of my accent when I said bonjour. He was a super sweet guy. I found my buildings and watched a ferry unload before getting a crepe and returning ...
... filled with fresh fruits and vegetables, cured meats, spices, seafood, nougat, and Savon de Marseille (the famous Provencal soaps). We stocked up with medjool dates, grapes, bananas, and nougat for the road before settling on a café for lunch.
Again, since we planned on the rain, we had picked out an indoor place to spend the afternoon – the Camp des Milles. This was just a short drive from the old city ...
... that brought Martha, Mary, Lazarus (Patron Saint of Marseille) and others to Saintes-Maries de la Mer in Provence. Every 2 Feb (Candlemas) at 6am, the Archbishop of Marseille stands at the Abbey of St Victor and blesses both the city and the first batch of navettes to come out of the oven. We dutifully bought some navettes, but thought them very uninteresting!
The Palais de la Bourse, now the Chamber of Commerce, is a lovely building. ...
... other than the electrical.
Maria-Lynn supported us in this endeavour by feeding us, helping to look after Eliana and taking the dog for walks as part of her pre-Camino training. Another part of our preparation for the Camino walk, Maria-Lynn & Marc would take excursions on the weekends with Goldie (our Wesfalia camper van) for longer hikes in the Rockies. (See pictures of Aaron, Brodie & Eliana, the renovation and a couple of our hikes)
... That night we shared a community dinner at the hostel, showered (FINALLY), got settled in, and spent hours catching up and meeting a few of our roommates for the next few days.
For our only full day in Marseille, we chose to catch a ferry to Chateau D'If, where the Count of Monte Cristo was based. It was beautiful and rustic and really awesome to see. While exploring each room, we ...