Hotel Carre Vieux Port Marseille
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- Airport Transportation
- High-speed internet in room
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Multilingual staff
- Room service
- Non-smoking hotel
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Awaking each morning to tea and toast etc. served to our room whenever we desire (6:30 for me) and having it on the balcony as the ship comes in to the next port is an unforgettable experience. This we did again today as we arrived at Marseilles - La Joliette. The view is stunning and we later enjoyed it more as we had 'proper breakfast' on the Terrace upstairs with John and Melinda. Then off on our meanderings into Marseille. After a good ...
... for 7PM. Of course I was running behind schedule. To further complicate things the refrigerator situation was NOT resolved so I was kind of rearranging things last minute so everything stayed cold.
Jan got back first with Claire, and immediately told me not to freak out but that more people were coming. I asked how many and she vaguely said, "Oh just maybe two or three more" but ...
... since the 5th century. It therefore has contrasting architectural styles both inside and outside. It is very easy to wander around the streets off the main area and view both houses and shops. We were left on our own for about an hour and we didn't buy anything! Back onto the bus we drove back to the port and saw a great view of Marseille as we went along. Marseille was the first city settled in France ...
... but it’s closed - it looks unsafe. The new Cathedral is impressive and has lovely floors and mosaics - it’s not as ornate as the basilica on the hill, which we preferred! We found a chapel dedicated to Eugene de Mazenod who was born in nearby Aix-en-Provence - he founded the religious order which runs many schools, including Mazenod College in Perth.
La Veille Charite is a beautiful building which was a 17th ...
... on leaving the B&B for the suitcase to be meticulously packed again.
But this eye for order certainly has it's benefits - for me. Reading the above you might not be surprised to hear that I have a slight tendency to misplace things. "Er, Avril, did you happen to notice what I did with the car keys?" And, of course, who comes to my rescue? Again and again. When I told Avril I might write a blog about her, she suggested the title "Travels With My Personal ...