Afternoon in Marseille

Marseille leaves one with many impressions, the dry arid climate, the cooling breezes off the bay, the bustling of the city, the regimented beggars, the sun bleached architecture. This panorama catches some of the old port.

Marseille

 

Notre Dame de la Garde seen from above Place Jules VerneWe spent most of our time in the old city hiking up and down narrow lanes of steps and crooked alleys of le panier district. The Basilica of Notre Dame de la Garde seen from a distance awaits our return on another adventure.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Di Dah Dah Dah Dah Dah De DahFinally, the Marseillaise is the French National anthem. Here is the memorial to the original revolutionary fervor that was ignited by the citizens of Marseille.

 

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