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- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Reduced mobility rooms
- High-speed internet in room
- Swimming pool
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Today we decided that we wanted a chill day and that we didn't want to travel. Therefore we woke up late. We then went to the pool and sunbathed and read for a couple of hours before going back to the campervan. We played a game of Rummikub and then went to ...
Today we woke up rather early to try to head down to St. Tropez for Dad's birthday. However, as we started to enter Frejus, which was in St. Raphaël, we realised that we had driven into the Saturday morning rush hour traffic for the beach. So, we turned around and at midday we decided to head elsewhere. We found a campsite in ...
... our bus and headed for Aix en Provence. Aix is a city or town about 30 kms from Marseille. It has a very busy Main Street which has several small roundabouts and one large one with a fountain in the middle of it. It has a lot of upmarket shops and cafes. We had a drink at a cafe which was founded in 1792. The tour took us around some of the back streets and avenues. There were many tree lined avenues ...
... St Jean and Fort St Nicholas, built in the 17th century by Louis XIV.
Next day, we went to Notre Dame de la Garde – Marseille’s answer to Paris’ Sacre Coeur – which sits on top of a 500 ft hill overlooking the city. It was built in the 1850s and has a statue of the Madonna and Child on top! We took a tourist train up to the church and had a pleasant ride along the harbour and the Corniche, before turning ...
... and then passing out for a great nap on the warm rocks that made up the beach. After yet another ferry ride back into the port, we got ready for a girls night out. We had some amazing Italian food (ya, we were in France), and then met up with our roomies at a place next to our hostel. The night was a total blast getting to know our new South African friends, experiencing a French ...