Kyriad Marseille Gemenos
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... point in the city, is seen as the guardian of the city and is commonly called a bonne mere (the good mother).
Once we got into town, we took the long route around the harbor, grabbed a couple drinks and headed to the Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilizations, referred to as "Mucem".
We walked a ton and now I'm finishing my night with a glass of wine and a good meal. Sante! (cheers!)
Once we got back and showered, the four of us (including Charlotte, their daughter) took a little stroll through town. Full of sail boats, great little restaurants flanking the seas edges, people people watching... They live in a fantasy world.. minutes away from Cassis, another fantasy world.
Come visit France.. its gorgeous.
... lunch and returned the hotel. We relaxed around the pool until about 5:00 when we walked back downtown for a last bit of sight seeing and shopping. We had a wonderful dinner of Mussels and French Fries followed by specialty coffee and dessert. We returned to the hotel where the group met to cleanup any left over wine, etc. That is all for now, Cheeers ...
... of Marseille is pedestrian only. It is one of those cities that is one public space connected to another.) It was so beautiful and old! And everything is open and free or really cheap to visit.
Lastly, we made the hike to Notre Dame de la Garde way up on a hill. The views were breathtaking. The water and light in Marseille are intense and made everything look like a painting.
Then we set off for Avignon.
... park…. Who’d have ever imagined we could miss the turnoff and end up on a busy freeway in France at midnight?
Luckily for us the navigator also knew where the off ramps were and could take us back again after a little late night adventure!
Checked in at the hotel we headed for a drink at the bar as it closed just after the soccer had ended for the night. It was time for some sleep, long day ...