Hotel Carre Vieux Port Marseille
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- Airport Transportation
- Non-smoking hotel
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Room service
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Over 400km later, we arrived at our next overnight stop in La Ciotat. Was a newly built apartment over looking the port. We unpacked, jumped back in the car and grabbed some supplies from the Supermarket. Some clothes washing was on the agenda as well as something for dinner. We thought we would stay 'home' tonight so ...
... by a mobile tour of the actual port. We then got lunch at a small cafe inside some sort of an outdoor dinning area in a transparent cube. We then continued our day to FedEx Express where we received a nice presentation and tour of FedEx Express and their facility which is set up for loading and packing air freight containers. We then took the train back to Lyon and had a night to enjoy more of the nightlife and culture of Lyon.
... to stay here for a few days, enjoying the sunshine. However, upon entering Marseille I was pleased I had made the last minute decision to stay in Avignon instead. Marseille was a huge city. Orange and sand coloured, dry and hot and hosting some Very very small dirty beaches. Poverty is rife in the town, beggars on the streets and dirty houses supporting several families in each of its small apartment buildings. It is uniquely province, ...
... boats. They clean their fish, chop their eels for all to see - you can't get fresher than this.
It has Notre Dame El La Garde perched on the hilltop and we took a funny little road train up the hill.
The town has several forts guarding the entrance to the harbour.
After visiting Notre Dame we lunched on fish soup, lemon tart and wine, yummy. Most of the shops were closed because ...
... but even here are the names, Rolex, Gucci, Armani D&G. There were craft shops here that sold the lavender in linen embroidered bags and the bright colours of Provence on towels, and linen items along with beautiful fabrics designed with the bright colours of Provence.
As we walked along further( we were with a guide ) we were given a taste of their chocolate and nougat.....would be going back for sure to buy some.
Along further we came across ...