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Who couldn’t love Paris, right?
Well it seems the King of France, Louis XIV (known as Louis the Great) didn’t like the capital so much. So he began moving the government in 1678 to his father’s, Louis XIII, hunting lodge about twenty kilometres southwest of the city. 359 more words
DESTINATION 1 – PARIS, FRANCE
Palace of Versailles
DESTINATION 2 – NICE, FRANCE
Bastille Day Attack – The morning I was prepared to take the train from Paris to Nice was when I received numerous texts from friends and family asking if I was “safe and okay.” At first, I had no idea what had happened but had a sick gut feeling that something had occurred overnight. 97 more words
(September 23, 2016, Friday) Today we went to the Palace of Versailles or Château de Versailles, located on the outskirts of Paris.
While at the palace all I could think of was that it symbolized the ostentatious lifestyle of the French monarchy at a time when the people were suffering. 88 more words