35 or so years ago, we came across a village in rural Provence that appeared to be partly abandoned….20 years later, it seemed to have plenty of renovation going on….
I did find out from my 1985 Michelin guide that it was once partially abandoned and then restored to its authentic character by writers and artists taking up residence in some of the houses. Clearly, restoration of buildings is still going on.
the gallery images aren’t square, the last one is!!!
And this below image is
b ) the scene of the image above much more recently:
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