Novotel Pont de l'Arc
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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I've been slacking on my blog lately (lately being over a month…) so I’ll try to post two or three successive blog posts! I’ll focus on my fall break in this post, since traveling is always interesting to read about. I split my fall break into two shorter trips, first visiting Marseille and then Edinburgh. Drastically different, but both entirely worth the trip!
Marseille is in the south of France, right on the coast. It actually ...
... once we got down there we heard
some buskers playing their music. As we got closer, I thought to myself, hmm,
wouldn’t that be funny if it was Baptiste’s band because I was pretty sure they
played music like that, just from seeing pictures on FB. I stopped and told the
others that I wanted to listen a bit and told them why. Then I looked and
noticed they were wearing biking outfits, and started putting the pieces
together. I had picked ...
... 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 ...
... got me 142.33 Euros. Bleh!
We then got back to the car to find the hotel. THAT was an adventure. First, we found a Campanile, but it was the wrong one. Then, even with a map from the receptionist at the first Campanile, It took forever just to find the proper highway given on the directions (I got those when I made the reservation). Once that was accomplished, it was another goose chase because one of the ...
... he thought we wanted to hire a band, not an instrument. He will think on our request, stay tuned
The gang were all collected and bags dropped off, we headed for an arvo walk into town. Well the walk turned into an arvo coffee / beer / dinner. Town was abuzz as they are celebrating the longest day of the year....multiple bands, all over the place. We heard a few, walked, listened, walked, listened some more. Mixed ...