France: Haute Maurienne - paulsmit
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'Oldest church of Savoy.’

Mountainbikers ride past the ruins of the 11th century church Saint Pierre-d'Extravache near Bramans, the oldest church in Savoie. It looks out over the Vanoise national park to the north, with the Dent Parachée (3687 m) at right. Photo Paul Smit.