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... the new Hunger Games movie. Of course, it was in French. It was pretty fun and funny because I don't speak French. At one point everyone in the theater laughed and I had no idea what was going on. Good times. If you are traveling abroad and you need a rest day, I recommend seeing a movie in a foreign language. It's a cool experience. Today Cortney stayed in bed all day and I went out exploring in my own. We staying up the hill from the main harbor and it's ...
... and turned out to be a fascinating afternoon. The Camp des Milles is a memorial/museum and set up in an old tile factory that was used as an internment camp during WWII. From 1939-1942 it was used in three different capacities by the French government; first as an internment camp for foreigners who were assumed to be spies or in cooperation with the Nazi regime aka "enemy subjects", second as a transit and internment ...
... for his childhood sweetheart (Marilyn) after his wife of many years died. Marilyn did not want to turn him down a second time so she married him, which scandalized David's grown children. (See pictures including Marilyn with one of her larger outdoor art pieces)
We left Goldie in the capable hands of Maria-Lynn's sister Cathy and brother-in-law Andrew's in Coquitlam and flew to London, then after a brief layover flew on to Marseille, France to ...
We finally made it to Aix. Upon driving into the Centre Ville, I was quite surprised at how big it was. It definitely had that big city buzz and craziness. After driving around awhile, we found a little parking lot. I put in a 2 euro coin which gave us two hours.
We ate lunch at the Cafe du Palais. Hunter had Pasta Carbonara; I had a Goat Cheese Salad. We still had some time on our parking, so ...
... music in an open court, a marching band on a ball field, jazz on the corner and a rock bank set up in a street pavillion. I had a moment of concern when I realized I had the bike shop address, but not a map of the city. A car rental place gave me a map, and three old French men told me the name of the street we were on. I returned my bike to the shop about 10 minutes before everyone else returned.
Around town ...