Breathtaking mountain scenery, a walk through a French village, Provencal cooking and a meeting with the doppelganger of a world-famous author — sounds like a nice day trip. Especially when you can do it all without leaving Kanto.

“The Little Prince,” by the French author and pioneer aviator Antoine de Saint-Exupery, is one of the most popular children’s stories in the world. However, the Musee de Saint-Exupery et du Petit Prince tells the story not only of the Little Prince but also of the glamorous and heroic life of its author.

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