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Well this city surprised the hell out of us! We didn't really know what to expect when we set off this morning; it was cold and windy, and we wanted to take a boat over to the famed Chateau d'If. Despite the cloudless blue sky, there was a sign at the port saying there would be no landings at Chateau d'If due to poor weather, but they were still running ferries to an island called Frioul (turns out there were extremely high winds and big waves). It promised a view of the prison on the ...
... Regardless, dinner was excellent. Rack of Lamb for me tonight, and it was perfect. After dinner, we went to the main theater for the Captain’s greeting and a Broadway revue show. The captain was the highlight of the show. He’s extremely funny (and Greek). The show was ok, just about what you would expect for a cruise shipAfter the show, it was bed time…
Tomorrow, our last port for a couple of days, ...
... that's all folks. Until next time!
French word of the day:
...that's a funny word haha.
Ps have I told you about my neighbours upstairs??
Oh. And there is no upstairs. Soooo like the attic I guess.
I can tell they're pretty big because when I hear them running around up there...well it's noisy. And there's more than one. Yea. They're great. As long as they stay there ...
Yep. The same word! makes it easy to remember!
Anywho, i know LAST weekend i promised ya'll some pictures. then i did not deliver. So this post will include photos!!! Promise!
I just have a few things to say first.....ha.
First off, yesterday is one reason I love traveling so much. To begin, since i'm american Nicole wanted to have a Thanksgiving meal for me and to invited any americans i know. Well, i've only met a few and i can live with never ...
We missed the summer lavender fields. If you really dig modern painting, Aix-en-Provence may hold some charm. Not a bad town, just nothing really spectacular.
Nancy liked the shopping in the old town during the market day.
My pic is a bit snarky. Just showing what is undoubtedly the worst (somewhat) functionally aircraft carrier in the world, the Charles de Gaulle.