Travel Tuesday: Tips for Visiting the Palace of Versailles

Versailles tourism

                                        If you go to Paris, a day trip to the Palace of Versailles, by most people's opinions--including mine, is a must. The court of Versailles was the center of political power in France from 1682, when Louis XIV moved from Paris, until the royal family (including his wife, Marie Antoinette) was forced to return to the capital in October 1789 after the beginning of the French Revolution. You can do a 1/2 day … [Read more...]