Ibis Salon de Provence
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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Second to last full day in Europe.. sighhh.
Olivier and I went to an inlet to swim in the afternoon. Another gorgeous day. After coming back and feeding Charlotte some wonderful spinach gunk, we took a trip into Marseille, the second largest city in France next to Paris.
We first headed to Notre-Dame de le Garde, a catholic bascillia located at the highest point in Marseille. This church, seen from ...
We took two buses into town, and out of town today, to see what the other side of the river had to offer. We found a quieter part of the city, set upon a hill, with deserted streets and restaurants welcoming customers with both arms extended. Following a recommendation we had brunch at a patisserie. The woman had no English so we practiced our phrase book French to order some macarons and a delicious vegetable laden open tart. We strolled the streets and took ...
... a little place that had been recommended ...St-Martin-de-Crau, and after cycling around it for 15 mins decided we'd been "had", and then headed back north again, past our morning starting point, ended up at Saint Remy-de-Provence, or Glanum (it seems to have 2 names), and George, bless his cotton-socks, steered us into an excellent camp only .9km from the town centre. We'd spent a few hours earlier wandering around the old town centre already, whose infamy comes from Van ...
... grills and shutters hitting the ground and being secured for the night. The transition from day to night sees the colourful stores and cafés disappear and replaced by rows of dull, grey reinforced metal sheets resembling a prison ward.
For a city that has such a bad reputation Video Girl and Battery Boy have loved the character and sights of the city and enjoyed the friendly company of the people they have met.
... streets were closed due to the festival. Navigating the crowds was a challenge, especially with our bags. There were many street performers, some performing plays, some dancing, etc.
We made our way all the way down the main street, climbed to the top of the large park in the middle of the city, which is next to the old city castle. This gave us a great view from above of the river below. We then made our way ...