Sunday, October 6, 2013

Fabulous Versailles...

Bonjour Blogland!!! I have just returned from an exciting trip to Paris and have tons of gorgeous pictures to share. I will not share them all in one post for risk of boring you to tears, but will start with pictures of our first day in lovely and magical Versailles....
 
 
The view from the palace windows....

 
 
My adorable niece and myself in front of the palace gates...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Inside the palace walls....
 
 
 ....a beautiful doorway in the palace...
 

 
 
Just a small fraction of the palace's amazing artwork....


 
My mother, sister, brother in law, and niece enjoying the palace art...
 

 
 
My niece...the art connoisseur...
 
 
 



 
The stunning palace cathedral...

 

 

 
 
 
 


 

 

 

 

 

 
 
 The infamous and amazing 'Hall Of Mirrors'....
 
 

 

 
 
Queen Marie Antoinette's exquisite bed chamber....
 

 

 
 
 

 
The gorgeous little palace lunch spot where we had afternoon tea...
 

 


 



 
 
Me, my niece, sister, and mother enjoying the day...

 
 
The walk to Petit Trianon...
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
Sweet Petit Trianon...

 

 

 




 
...The royal potty...



Dolling up for pictures in front of Petit Trianon...
 


 
I really loved this small billboard in front of the palace. How much fun is this????

 
Thank you for stopping by to visit...will be back in a couple of days with more pictures from Paris. And coming up this weekend I will show you my trip to the Belgian flea markets. We have two planned for this week! Oh Happy Joy!!!!!
Au Revoir mes amis!
 

2 comments:

Glenda/MidSouth said...

Thanks for sharing pics of your trip - loved seeing them all. The palace is amazing! Looking forward to seeing what you flea market.

Petite Michelle Louise said...

your trip to Paris looks divine. to see all those tres beau things...sigh. "merci" for bringing me there with your pictures! ;) (and "merci" for visiting me on "grey dey thursdey." i too have ben wearing all shades of grey these days. we're all "going grey"..non? tee. hee)