Grand Hotel Roi Rene Aix en Provence Roi Rene
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... Marseille is fantastic for scuba diving, so I have a new bucket list item!
Another interesting experience was my transportation to and from Marseille – Blablacar! Blablacar is a kind of ride sharing (covoiturage). It’s different from Uber and Lyft because you’re not hiring a driver, just joining one. A person driving somewhere can post his trip route, and others can sign up to join him/her for the drive. You pay a certain amount ...
... trombone player to be the one that I thought was
Baptiste, but I still wasn’t sure. How likely was it that in all of Marseille,
I would “run into” Baptiste by chance like that? So I went around to the front
of their band and read their sign. Sure enough it said Ah, Si Si Si! I had to
laugh. As I couldn’t say hi as they were playing, we went to buy our tickets
and would return after to watch them for a bit. They were taking a bit of ...
... 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 ...
So I finally made it to my home stay and I am so tired. At least I can finally take a shower tonight and get some good food, because those two things are much needed. Over the course of my stay here, I'll be updating with exciting things, like the trips that I take and such. Hopefully it's somewhat ...
... all of us a little box of Calissons d'Aix which are little lemon tarts. They are really good and a specialty of Provence. We took pictures together and thanked them for their especially great hospitality. We would only be able to see them briefly after the concert.
At our rehearsal at 2:15pm, we played through a few sections in Mozart's Coronation Mass and Beethovens 9th Symphony. My friend Rob was unlucky as his sound post in his ...