Day 66- Drive Through the French Alps

Today, Paule was so kind to take the day off from work to drive us around!! Our first stop on our adventure was the cutest French village, Moustiers-Sainte-Marie. The place looked like it came out of a fairy tale! 

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Above the town is a historic church, built in the 11th century! You can take stairs up to it and see the whole village down below.  

Above the town is a historic church, built in the 11th century! You can take stairs up to it and see the whole village down below.  

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After our climb up to the church and steady trek down, we ate lunch at a restuarant with a fantastic view! The food was local and delicious! 

After our climb up to the church and steady trek down, we ate lunch at a restuarant with a fantastic view! The food was local and delicious! 

Then, we got back in the car and drove through the French Alps! The views were unbelievable, but unfortunately, my massive fear of heights held me back from appreciating it fully! I sat in the back seat clenching my teeth with one hand squeezing Alexander’s and the other hand clasping the handle on the door! The road truly went right next to the drop off!! And the mountains are a lot taller than they appear in these photos! 

Then, we got back in the car and drove through the French Alps! The views were unbelievable, but unfortunately, my massive fear of heights held me back from appreciating it fully! I sat in the back seat clenching my teeth with one hand squeezing Alexander’s and the other hand clasping the handle on the door! The road truly went right next to the drop off!! And the mountains are a lot taller than they appear in these photos! 

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Then we continued to drive around and stop at different gorgeous sights!  

Then we continued to drive around and stop at different gorgeous sights!  

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After our day out and about, we headed back to Paule’s house were we had a lovely dinner with a friend of her’s from work and his wife. He and I bonded over our love of oldies music! 

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