Off to Versailles

The train follows the Seine for a fair part of the 20 km journey out of the heart of Paris

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You know you are royalty, when any oaf will do as a bench

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The Queens bedroom was the most livable, but you had to go through numerous anterooms, sitting rooms and waiting rooms to get there

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Even the entrance to the hall of mirrors is impressive.

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The king liked to make a bed-fort

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Statues with Carolyn

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The grounds behind the Chateau de Versailles are extensive. Hard to believe that this used to be a simple hunting lodge for the king of France.

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Walking back to the train station in the rain. Behind us are dozens and dozens of huge tour buses and taxis.

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Fooling around on the train on the way back. Once again, there were no tourists on this train.

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A hot cup of espresso is sure nice after a day walking around in the rain.

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4 thoughts on “Off to Versailles

  1. Looks like alot of fun, except for the drizzle. I love the pic of you by the statue with your leg straight out. So was the statue’s . Have a lovely day!
    Love, Char

  2. P.S. Jim would love that parkay flooring in the Queen’s bedroom. Chris you’r e looking pretty handsome on that train.
    Have a safe trippin around. Love ya!

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