La Fon del Mas, Aveyron

I will not tell you what the rude son of our hosts – he was not with us in France, but his dad related the story with much relish – called the tiny hamlet of La Fon del Mas, which you pass through on the way down the hill from the Thompson’s house, below, into the village of Plaisance.

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Suffice to say it was a very English play on the innocent and unassuming hamlet’s name….

Here are a few images, taken on our walk.

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Just a way further, a field and a gate…and then, as you come up to the village itself, glimpses of the lovely 12th century Eglise Romane Saint Martin, high on the hill.