Hotel Des Arts
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking
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... in Cortney. I convinced her to get up and go get some food. We found some Indian food and our waitress used her iPhone to help translate everything because she spoke no English. I think that's probably one of the major differences here. Pretty much everywhere we have been, English is everyone's second language and is an automatic default. That's not the case in Marseille. I've found very few people who speak English at all. It's very interesting and leads to a lot of ...
... 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 ...
... a real hit. The food (and wine ) were good and as the tables were set very close together ( as is the habit in Europe ) we got chatting to the American couple on the next table. April and Kevin were from New Mexico and they were very good company, so the evening, with great hosts as well, was excellent. We were given a complimentary small glass of the yellow Italian drink - limonchello. We gave M's to April. It is 18 degrees outside tonight and promises to be a warm day again ...
... 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)
... and it lasted from 9:00 to 11:05pm. We first played Mozart's Coronation Mass which has six movements consisting of the Kyrie, Gloria, Credo, Sanctus, Benedictus and Agnus Dei. A side note is that Mozart did not write a viola part for this mass so our violists had to sing with the choir. We had a short intermission and then played Beethoven's 9th Symphony. This has four movements and lasts around 90 minutes. Overall, it sounded very good. ...