Tag Archives: France

Photos from Aix-en-Provence – A Snapshot of Life

On a recent Mediterranean cruise I took an excursion from the port of Marseilles to the city of Aix-en-Provence. It’s a great place to shoot photos.

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Travel in France – Aix-en-Provence

May 12 Aix-en-Provence After touring Avignon the next stop was  the town of Aix-en-Provence which I had heard described as a little Paris minus the museums. Our French tour guide Thibeaut told us that roughly 150,000 people live in Aix … Continue reading

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Travel in France – The Provence Region – Tour to Avignon

Saturday May 12 This was an early morning as I had to be ready to leave the ship by 7am for a tour to Avignon and Aix-en-Provence. By 7:15 the tour bus departed the port of Marseille and I was … Continue reading

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Travel in France – The Medieval Village of Eze

May 11 Eze After the time in Nice the bus then took us to the medieval village of Eze high in the hills and Cecile was still acting as the guide. In Eze it was very hot and I was … Continue reading

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More Photos from Nice

Nice is really such a beautiful place in the south of France. I would have loved to have had more time there just to wander around and take photos!!!

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Arrival in Cannes – A Tour of Nice and Later Eze

Friday May 11 Cannes is on the French Riviera and from what I could see of it from the ship it looked beautiful. This is my first time visiting France and I have always heard that the south of France … Continue reading

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Italy Travel Planning and Boutiques

I have been getting ready to go to Italy again soon and since part of the trip includes a  Med cruise I have been spending a lot of time on the Cruise Critic message boards. They are a great source … Continue reading

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