"Versailles in a Storm" Versailles by shrimp56

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When you take what you can get...

The day our group was scheduled to visit Versailles we had a really violent wind and rainstorm. Somehow it stopped long enough for me to briefly visit the gardens, which, alas, had been the point of my assignment for our students. Oh well. A few intrepid souls made it out there anyway.

Another view from inside ...

This is what it looked like when I first got outside -- yes, those ARE waves in the water parterre!

  • Last visit to Versailles: Dec 2006
  • Intro Updated Jan 9, 2007
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  • Nemorino's Profile Photo
    Oct 2, 2011 at 4:33 AM

    Too bad the weather was so inclement when you were in Versailles. Yours are the only photos I have seen that show large puddles all over the gardens.

  • hunterV's Profile Photo
    May 20, 2010 at 10:24 AM

    Hi, Sally! Wonderful views! I wish I could pay a visit too.....

  • tini58de's Profile Photo
    Dec 30, 2006 at 8:48 AM

    Looking forward to more!

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