Kyriad Prestige Aix-en-Provence
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... about in Alexandre Dumas’ novel, The Count of Monte Cristo. The chateau was first used as a fortress and then a prison, and now it serves as a tourist destination.
I stayed with the family of a classmate for about 3 days in Marseille. They were very welcoming and delightful, and it was a restful few days. There are several wonderful hiking trails in Marseille, and we tackled one of them while I was there. The climb was quite steep at times but ...
... the Calanques de Sormiou. We were not fortunate enough to see these calanques.
We had planned on taking a bus to them and doing a hiking trip, but the bus was
not running Sunday, so we were able to see some different Calanques instead by taking
a boat tour. I don’t regret the boat ride, it was still nice, but the calanques
we saw were the closest to Marseille and the least impressionable. So I must
say I was disappointed a bit. I guess all the ...
... 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 ...
We have been in email purgatory for several days, so pls forgive cryptic and repeating emails. I finally figured out that the cord to the router was being pinched in the window, blah blah. Yesterday we got off our butts, and hit the road to the famous city of Aix en Provence, which is about 45 min away. It is an old Roman city, and the first place outside of Rome, to be considered Roman. Not much left of Roman architecture, ...
... No point going elsewhere, let's have a quiet look around the building. At 11am, not much action.....oh no.....opens at 11am every day except Tuesday!
So we headed to the old town and the harbour....plus did the urgent tasks of securing more Nespresso capsules.
Was a hot day and so headed to Cassis for a swim and ice cream....all had ice cream, only one of us had a swim. Water was cool, beach was stony, sights were average to frightening.