Video: Glasses and Crᅢᆰpes in France

10/13/2016 07:32 pm ET Updated Oct 14, 2017

Just after crossing from Switzerland into France we made a quick lunch stop at a modern mall next to the expressway. In this clip, one of my tour members (Jill) explains her clever souvenir tradition (buying frames for her glasses), and I cap my welcome-to-France lunch with a Nutella-and-banana crᅢᆰpe. It's fun to be in France.

(Follow along on my travel blog and on Facebook as I guide the Rick Steves Europe Tours Best of Europe in 21 Days Tour.)

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