Novotel Marseille Est
Travel Blogs from Marseille
Today started with a trip to another market,thought it would be the last so dragged
Ricko along ( unwillingly ) had a quick look sorry Rebecca no shoes then decided to do a bit of adventuring out of the old town. Had coffee and while we where sitting there spied a railway station. Had a look and saw train to Marseille Had given the idea of visitng there away as thought it went from the same station we arrived at. That was a $35 taxi ride away and thought ...
... was up and back in the car without fuss but with a lot of laughs. The rain was so heavy we could hardly hear each other in the car. The gutters were overflowing. It was just like a summer storm in Melbourne that appears on the news, only I was out running from Hotel to Hotel trying to communicate the need for a room for four. By now it was 8.30pm, I was soaked and running down dark alleyways that I wouldn't normally go. In ...
... grabbed a few Cassisian garments. Luckily when we got home, there was no need for searching for a park! Ally prepared for another swim but chickened out and laid by the pool instead just as the sun dipped slowly behind the surrounding mountains. We had some yummy pasta and salad by the pool and played spoons then Black Jack using Pistachios for coin! Louis counted cards and Mum kept eating Dads loot! Bed after midnight again. What a sensational ...
... I had €100 left for the next four days! When you think about fuel, tolls, food and parking we really had to budget. We could only afford two hours of parking but I think those two hours I will never forget. The Old Port is self explanatory, an old port in Marseille which you could have guessed by the name was beautiful, so many diverse buildings and cultures all crammed into one place.
I think the reason why I loved Marseille so much was because of ...
We all slept in so we got a little later of a start to the day. Michelle and I walked to the train station to find we didn't need to reserve our tickets, so it was a pointless walk. We grab a sandwich and these three military men show up on the platform with their automatics and just stand there for awhile. We didn't know what was going on. We thought that maybe they were waiting for someone special to arrive or something. The platform ...
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