France 2016

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Our little group sets out across Southern France.

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First stop, the Medieval village of Rocamadour.

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Inside the Chapel of Miracles at Rocamadour.

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Our Lady of Rocamadour: A 9th century Black Madonna.

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Next Stop: Lourdes

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Candle light procession at Lourdes.

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Next Stop: La Durade, the Black Madonna of Toulouse.

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The sacred forest leading to Mary Magdalene’s cave in La Sainte Baume.

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Mary Magdalene’s cave.

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Saint Maximin Basilica dedicated to Mary Magdalene.

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Relic of Mary Magdalene at the Saint Maximin Basilica

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Our lodging for the week, a secluded countryside gite.

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Private pool!

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Meals on the terrace!

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Flowers from the garden.