Versailles Palace and Gardens

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Versailles Palace and Gardens

 

Not every king’s son inherits his father’s hunting ground and decides to transform it into a colossal masterpiece of Baroque
architecture. Never before in France’s history had a monarch summoned the land’s finest artists to design the stuff of sweet dreams. Featured in many a film where lavish parties and scandalous affairs abound, the Château de Versailles, was and is much more than the playground of wealthy libertines and aristocrats.

 

 

 

 


 

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