Discovery of Moustiers-Sainte-Marie: one of the most beautiful villages in France
Moustiers-Sainte-Marie is one of the most beautiful villages in France for many reasons. Located 31 kilometers from the Oasis campsite, it is ideally positioned at the entrance to the Grand Canyon du Verdon, in the Alpes de Haute Provence. Its geographical location is simply perfect and gives it an additional advantage, not insignificant asset in addition to all that it already has within it. Because when we speak of Moustiers-Sainte-Marie we speak of a village which is said to have the purest sky in all of Europe. Moreover it is classified among the most beautiful villages of France and this for several years. Moustiers-Sainte-Marie is known for several specialties including its faience, renowned worldwide for its finesse and unique decorations. Various rankings have recently established Moustiers-Sainte-Marie as the most beautiful village in France. A distinction that we realize is totally deserved if we go there.
All the authenticity of the Provençal village
True Provencal crèche landscape, Moustiers-Sainte-Marie breathes the authenticity of the small village where we like to stroll and that we take pleasure to discover or rediscover. In addition to the general character that emerges, this Provencal village has many assets to make and visits to offer. For example, it is inconceivable to leave Mousiters-Sainte-Marie without having made a detour via Notre-Dame de Beauvoir. With its many steps to go, the latter offers a magnificent view of the city, once arrived at its summit. As for museums, there is no doubt about the faience museum, which is somewhat difficult to access but worth visiting, especially for its hall entirely dedicated to Pablo Picasso. However, what we remember from this Provencal village is mainly its downtown and all its authenticity. With its cobblestone streets, its buildings full of stories and its typical shops, it is majestic and to discover absolutely.