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Palace of Versailles

On our last day in Paris, we took a train out to visit the Palace of Versailles. This place is every bit as magical as it’s portrayed and no amount of words or pictures can really do this royal château justice. 114 more words


A Photo A Week Challenge : From the Back

My picture for this challenge was taken last week when we visited Bantry House and Gardens, in West Cork.  It’s a statue in front of the house, partly hidden in the shrubbery, of… 79 more words


The Secret of Versailles

It’s all breathtakingly beautiful, glorious, magnificent. From the Hall of Mirrors to the vast gardens. The reception rooms with vaulted ceilings. Chandeliers, tapestries abound. The Palace of Versailles is althogether a breathtaking experience. 313 more words


The Palace of Versailles

During a recent trip to France, we visited the Palace of Versailles. The Palace’s website warned to arrive early to avoid the crowds. We ignored the advice and arrived at 11am after a much-needed lie-in. 725 more words

Fit for a King: Stay at the Palace of Versailles (Soon)

If you think it’s already pretty regal at the 6-star St. Regis, wait till you get a load of this, you can soon live at the Palace of Versailles. 294 more words


Visit the enormous and rich Palace of Versailles, Paris, France.

The “City of light” is undoubtedly one of the world’s most beautiful and fascinating cities – you could spend a lifetime here and not see everything that Paris has to offer. 299 more words

Points Of Interest

Maybe they should list it on AirBnB? Due to lack of funding, the Palace of Versailles might become a hotel

PARIS — It was a gilded symbol of monarchical opulence in pre-revolutionary France, but the Palace of Versailles has fallen upon hard times, now forcing it to open a hotel to raise revenue. 279 more words