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Blue Guide Paris & Versailles (9th ed)

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Published by W W Norton & Co Inc .
Written in English

  • Travel

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    Open LibraryOL10157703M
    ISBN 100393318036
    ISBN 109780393318036

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Blue Guide Paris & Versailles (9th ed) by Delia Gray-Durant Download PDF EPUB FB2

BLUE GUIDE PARIS. Blue Guide Paris covers the full range The City of Light has to offer: a huge variety of art collections from small and intimate to some of the most celebrated museums in the world; architecture from soaring gothic to stylish modernism; a gastronomic capital of the world, from boulevard cafés to haute cuisine.

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The Blue Guides are a series of detailed and authoritative travel guidebooks focused on art, architecture, and (where relevant) archaeology along with the history and context necessary to understand them.

A modicum of practical travel information, with recommended restaurants and hotels, is also generally included.

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Blue Guide Paris & Versailles book   Visiting Versailles is at the top of many Paris trip wishlists–and considering that the palace and expansive grounds make up one of the most opulent royal residences on the planet, it’s not hard to see why. Planning a day trip to Versailles from Paris is fairly straightforward, but you’ll definitely want to go in with a plan in place.

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Château de Versailles is not a Medieval Fortress; and initially I was disappointed. But the images remain in my Memory as clear as yesterday and as bright, deep, and textured as the Kodrachrome slides my parents. A professional English-speaking guide. Train tickets from Paris to Versailles and back.

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New episodes are posted weekly. Is it worth watching. Absolutely. Versailles begins in with the year old King Louis XIV on the throne. Tired of Paris, he wishes to remove himself and build his kingdom palace at Versailles, which was once a hunting s:   The Paris Paris allows you to skip the lines at Versailles, however you cannot skip the security line.

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Your guide will be prepared to accompany any members back to Paris if they wish. Round trip coach transfers from Paris to Versailles and self-guided tour with audio pen in 11 languages. Pick up your tickets from the host in Paris and hop on to a comfortable air-conditioned coach to the Palace of Versailles; Includes audio guide in Spanish, Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese and.

Château de Versailles, Versailles, France, +33 Notre-Dame de Versailles The Church of Notre-Dame de Versailles is situated only a few minutes walk from the central market and the Gardens of Versailles, and was built as a place of worship in.

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This 8 hours private guided tour of Versailles will allow you to discover the most famous palace in the world, the residence of the Louis the XIV, the Sun King. Being a hunting-lodge of Louis XIII it was Louis XIV who turned it into sumptuous estate. From Versailles was the seat and the symbol of Absolute monarchy.

Versailles Gardens and Versailles Palace Tour Description In this four-hour Versailles Palace and Gardens Tour excursion from Paris, we will join a historian to see the magnificent palace and gardens of Versailles, the seat of the royal court from until the Revolution. Versailles is around 25kmsmiles from Paris.

This 4 hours Versailles tour will allow you to discover the most famous palace in the world, the residence of the Louis the XIV, the Sun King. Being a hunting-lodge of Louis XIII it was Louis XIV who turned it into sumptuous estate. Easily accessible from Paris, a day trip to the Château de Versailles is clearly a Must’do in Paris surroundings and a good idea for an excursion.

Read our complete guide: How to get to the Palace of Versailles; The Gardens of the Palace of Versailles; What to see at the Palace of Versailles.

Blue Fox Travel – Blue Bike Tour Paris - Versailles Bike Tour The Versailles estate encompasses 2, acres and there's no better way to see it than on bike with Blue Fox Travel. Yes. The tour price includes the RER train to Versailles and the return to Paris.

Your tour will end in Versailles with your skip-the-line access into the chateau, at which point your guide will provide you with your train tickets and directions back to the train station, about a minute walk from the chateau.

Explore Versailles holidays and discover the best time and places to visit. Situated in the leafy, bourgeois suburb of Versailles, 22km southwest of central Paris, the baroque château was the kingdom’s political capital and the seat of the royal court from up until the fateful events of when revolutionaries massacred the palace guard.

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The Palace of Versailles is a masterpiece of 17th century French architecture and landscape design. Wander through the Gallery of Mirrors, indulge in the opulence of the State Apartments and stroll around the immaculate gardens designed by renowned gardener André Le Nôtre.

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Discover Paris and Versailles with this " all-in-one " combo tour. Accompanied by a professional guide, you will discover the life of the Kings of France by visiting the Palace of Versailles.

After lunch in the centre of the capital, you will take a panoramic bus through the streets of Paris while listening to fascinating comments about the.

Your Versailles Tour from Paris begins in the city center. You'll meet your guide and no more than 18 fellow travelers before hopping on a train to Versailles for a comfortable ride to the outskirts of Paris where Louis XIV renovated his father's hunting lodge to create the gilded behemoth that we know today as the Palace of Versailles.

Your certified tour guide, SYLVIE, a French lady, has been living for 30 years in Paris, the City of Lights, but originally, she was from the South-East of France, in the Alps, Grenoble.

Sylvie is an expert of French history of the 17th and 18th centuries, she is passionate about Versailles Palace, the official royal residence of the Kings of France, Louis XIV, Louis XV, and Louis XVI and. Skip the lines and learn more about the home of the "Sun King" on a private Versailles tour with your own local guide.

You can choose to have a private vehicle take you and your guide from your hotel in Paris to Versailles, or hop on board a train with your guide and arrive in Versailles in about 40 minutes. On this 8 hour city sightseeing tour through Paris you see the best landmarks of the city, you can explore Montmartre on your own and you visit the Versailles Palace.

You even get access to the gardens of the palace. An audio guide and transportation all day is included. If you're looking for the ultimate tour to take in Paris, look no further.

Top Best Things to do in Versailles As a Parisian tour guide for five years now, I realized something about the way people visit Versailles. It's a fact that 99% of tourists miss half of what Versailles has to offer. Here's our list of things to do in Versailles.

The best travel book: Rick Steves – Paris. The Palace of Versailles is a historic icon of France, housing o sculptures and paintings from the Middle Ages to the 19th century. With the assistance of an audio guide, you will get to explore this UNESCO World Heritage Site and see its world-famous art collection and lavish courtyard.In total it will take us 2 hours in Versailles (inside and outside) or 4 hours with the way from and to Paris.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration Meeting Point Options: Suggested by Guide: OPTION 1 - TRANSPORTATION BY TRAIN Meeting point is the elephant statue next .In the final installment of Sally Christie’s “tantalizing” (New York Daily News) Mistresses of Versailles trilogy, Jeanne Becu, a woman of astounding beauty but humble birth, works her way from the grimy back streets of Paris to the palace of Versailles, where the aging King Louis XV has become a jaded and bitter old bursts into his life and, as the Comtesse du Barry.