Posts Tagged ‘Pagnol’

This was the stampede to go into Mucem the other day when we visited!mucem rush hour  But don’t be put off as there is so much space inside and it really wasn’t crowded.  Tomorrow (like all first Sundays) it’s free to visit the exhibitions inside.  Exploring the buildings themselves is free anyway.

Now for a treat.  Local writer Juliet Young is sharing her Guide to Marseille, produced for the Var Village Voice, with Aixcentric readers.  In it, she lists all her ‘bonnes adresses’: where to stay, eat and drink, what to visit, and how to get into town.

You can click here for a Word document, easy to print for reference, Where to Stay and Eat in Marseille or use the tab ‘Guide to Marseille’ on the website.  Thanks to Juliet for all her great ideas and recommendations.

If you love Marseille, do see Pagnol’s ‘Marius’ and ‘Fanny’, directed by Daniel Auteuil, showing at the Cézanne.  Two wonderful films.  The stories are fairly easy to follow but I must admit to missing chunks of the dialogue – now to read the plays!

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