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Rural France
Mark Merlino - Home page
France outside of Paris and the
other big cities is full big surprises.
The natural scenery, and building
can be quite beautiful.
France is a good place to
relax, play sports or have
fun. Soccer or Football is
more or less a national
What does castle mean?
Rural France is full of old
castles and forts. Some are
better kept than others but it
wont be difficult to find an
enchanting place.
You may be pleasantly surprised by
the local culture, the food and the
drinks. It is best if you have family or
friends to visit.
These photos are all taken the region
Lyons and near the
French/Swiss border.