Novotel Aix-en-Provence (Sud)
How has this hotel rated in the past?
Travelers also recommend:
- More recommendations
TripAdvisor Reviews Novotel Aix-en-Provence (Sud)
Travel Blogs from Aix-en-Provence
Second to last full day in Europe.. sighhh.
Olivier and I went to an inlet to swim in the afternoon. Another gorgeous day. After coming back and feeding Charlotte some wonderful spinach gunk, we took a trip into Marseille, the second largest city in France next to Paris.
We first headed to Notre-Dame de le Garde, a catholic bascillia located at the highest point in Marseille. This church, seen from ...
First day in La Ciotat where Karine and Olivier live, right not the coast of the Mediterranean Sea. Went to bed late, woke up a little late, and bummed around for part of the morning. Once afternoon struck we were off to Cassis to see what the coast had in store for us.
Cassis, a popular fancy tourist stop in the summer, is known for it's beautiful ...
... 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 ...
... who understood English and ourselves!! The tour guide a nice French man who happened to speak all three languages... So we had a multi lingual tour. Basically we had to listen to everything 3 times. It wasn't too bad but it was funny to wait for a punch line three times to see who would laugh loudest!
Anyway, first stop - A cute little town called Arles where the streets were so small we thought ...
... that Aix is a university town. Of it's 150,000 residents, 50,000 are students. No wonder there are so many young people out at night. Rick and Alice, I know you like university towns and that you are interested in maybe living in France for a while. Aix might be someplace you might consider. Audry did say it was very expensive, though.
I have literally hundreds of pictures from today, but I'll narrow it down. I'll probably put them all on line when we get home.