Paris - return to Versailles

27 October 11

Back at Versailles for the second time in a month, I passed on the madness and crowds of the Palace and went walking around the Grand Trianon and Marie Antoinette's estate instead. It was so quiet at that end, it seems that hardly anyone makes it that far. A shame, because I think it's the most interesting bit!

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I loved the petite trianon! Felt as though I could just move in.. need to go back.

caroline replied over 8 years ago.

Gosh its so beautiful!! x

han replied over 8 years ago.

Omg so much beauty, I can’t!

This one is amazing

Helena replied over 8 years ago.

Um, apparently html doesn’t work in comments, silly me.

I meant this one http://blog.krisatomic.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/krisatomic_versailles_DSCF2975.jpg

Helena replied over 8 years ago.

Thanks so much for these beautiful pictures- it really brings back memories! I completely agree about Petite Trianon- so beautiful! What are the pictures of the old tudor-looking home with the thatched roof towards the end? I don’t think I saw them!!

jesse replied over 8 years ago.

A thatched roof cottage with a princess-like tower? HOLY CRAP!

Sign me up! I want to go to there.

xx{ish.},
Mae Lu @ thereafterish.!

Mae Lu replied over 8 years ago.

Something about that last photo! All the rest have such an unreal quality to them, so regal and majestic, but that last one brings it back down to Earth, like I could just walk down some random beaten path and happen upon all of it.

Kim replied over 8 years ago.

Versailles is out of this world.

Joy replied over 8 years ago.

amazing light!

Eliz replied over 8 years ago.

this just reminds me of being here in summer. it was definitely my favourite part of my trip to paris, which is definitely saying something.

Lisa replied over 8 years ago.

I would love to go to Versailles one day, it’s so beautiful!

Sweet Harvest Moon replied over 8 years ago.

These are ABSOLUTELY BREATHTAKING pictures! Thanks for these, they’re a feast for the eyes :).
- Laura S

Laura S replied over 8 years ago.

beauty is all around there
love that place
and your pics too
Cristina

Cristina replied over 8 years ago.

wowowow pretty!!

the little forest

Susie replied over 8 years ago.

Those photos are absolutely stunning! I can’t stop looking at them.

Amy Powell replied over 8 years ago.

Wow, just stunning!

Selena replied over 8 years ago.

Simply gorgeous. I love the shot the checkerboard floor. These places are definitely going on my must-see travel list!

Trix replied over 8 years ago.

Wonderful photos!! WOW

Mila replied over 8 years ago.

These photos are beautiful, they look like they belong in a storybook!

Simona replied over 8 years ago.

My heart aches looking at these photos! I use to live 10 min away from here and I loved walking the gardens. You captured it perfectly with your stunning photos!!!!!

Elizabeth Mackey replied over 8 years ago.

When I was there there was a couture exhibition! Swoon.

Gracie replied over 8 years ago.

Wow, I am so impressed. Really beautiful photos. I love how you captured the light. I adore Versalles.
I am your new follower. Have a nice weekend!

maria replied over 8 years ago.

wonderful dreamy pictures! loving the tiles, lavender, chandelier and the fish!

kristina replied over 8 years ago.

the mandarin duck looked like it’s painted on, and the fishes looked so surreal. awesome pictures :)

one little journey replied over 8 years ago.

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