"A small village in France profonde" La Chapelle-Saint-Ursin by Jeannette1
La Chapelle-Saint-Ursin Travel Guide: 7 reviews and 14 photos
My mother lives in this small village (3,500 people) in the center of France.
It's a typical small French village of about 5,000 people. It's does not get many tourists and is not listed in any guide books. Yet, it reflects the typical lifestyle of many French people in rural France.
You see people going to get their daily bread in the morning, mothers going to pick up their children at school for the long lunch break, men having an "aperitif" at the local cafe and young people hanging out at night on the square in front of the Church.
- Pros:safe, lovely small village atmosphere
- Cons:a little boring for younger people
- In a nutshell:A typical small village in France
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