French and Italian Border

French and Italian Border – This visit examines the history of the French and Italian border as we make our way up the Valley of the Roya, crossing back and forth across the border. During this visit we will stop for lunch in a small Italian village to taste local food, we end our visit at the Chapel, Our Lady of the Fountains, which has been described as the Sistine Chapel of the Alps. This visit may include lectures by historians or conversations with locals who experienced changing nationalities at the end of the Second World War.