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The weather was nice until the area received 15 inches of snow in one day, grounding the Bergs for four days at the airport. They got cots to sleep on, right, and made some new friends.

Detroit Lakes family stranded in Marseilles airport for three days

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The Mark and Julie Berg family of Detroit Lakes had the perfect winter getaway vacation.

They traveled to the south of France Dec. 25-Jan. 6, and enjoyed the beautiful weather, green grass and trees, an "absolutely fantastic" rented villa and the old city of Avignon.


They enjoyed great baguettes and croissants -- among other foods -- excellent shopping and all the sights of a foreign country. Life was good.

Then they attempted to return home.

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