Just before the sky opened up.
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The hamlet was built in 1783.
Versailles...there's no such thing as too much gold!
Arriving in Versailles the sky was very threatening.
Chapel with pipe organ.
Wow! That's an ugly chair!
I guess the designer told them that mirrors make the room look bigger.
Hall of mirrors.
If you have an elephant, you can put this on it's back and ride around.
No such thing as too ornate!
Big gaudy paintings.
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Light through window in a fancy room.
Flowers outside after the rain.
Detail on a door.
Time for more gold!
The rain starts.
There was no place to hide!
The rain let up. Time to check out the gardens and topiary. Is that R2D2?
Rowboats on pond.
Le Petit Trianon...Marie Antoinette's private residence.
Marie Antoinette's pool table.
Marie Antoinette's kitchen.
On the way to The Queen's Hamlet.
Marie Antoinette had an entire rustic village built on the grounds of Versailles. Looks like something Michael Jackson would have done.
They should have stopped with the cottage, the tower is a bit much.
This house is basically a garden ornament.