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Castles in France


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The 10 Most Beautiful castles in France

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Castle · Auvergne
Castle Dauphin
Fortified castle, listed as a historic monument. Built at the end of the 12th century and complete in the 15th century. There is a dungeon and six turets, it is still lived in today. A vegetable garden which is labelled as 'remarkable' and a silver mining museum exist in the grounds.
Château & jardins
Castle · Indre-et-Loire
Château du Rivau
entrée centre - Château d'en Clauzades - Institut bouddhiste Vajra Yogini - Marzens - Lavaur - Tarn
Castle · Midi-Pyrénées
Château d'en Clauzade - Institut bouddhiste "Vajra Yogini"
Situé à quelques km de Lavaur, l'Institut bouddhiste "Vajra Yogini" est un centre d'études et de méditation de l'école guélouk du bouddhisme tibétain. Venez vous détendre et profiter de l'ambiance spirituelle et du calme qui règne sur ce site...
Castle · Auvergne
Chazeron Castle
A 13th century feudal fortress which was remodelled in the 17th century. The keep offers magnificent views of the Limagne, the Combrailles and Mont Dore. During thesummer, enjoy treasure hunts and enigmas involving observation, deduction and logic.
Castle · Seine-Maritime
Château d'Ételan
Castle · Rhône-Alpes
Castle of Vogüé
The Château de Vogüé invites you to walk in the footsteps of the marquis of Vogüé and thus discover the history of this site and of the prestigious family from Vivarais.
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Castle · Lisieux Normandie
Château de Canon
Castle · Baie du Cotentin
Manoir de Donville
Château de Crèvecoeur
Castle · Lisieux Normandie
Château de Crèvecœur
Castle · Vaucluse
Château du Barroux
The construction of the Renaissance-style castle was ordered by Henri de Rovilhasc. Built between 1539 and 1544 the final appearance was exactly as it is today.
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A splendid château that shares its history with an international lycée by elie
December 12, 2022 · Community
I was a Canadian NATO SHAPE student at the Lycée Int'l from 1964-1967 living in Block 10, in St.-Germain, and in Paris XVI. The building was a hi-light of my life when it came to aesthetic stimulation; 8:30 am to 12:00 pm; lunch till 2:10 pm; classes till 4:50 pm. Green Saviem buses to Rocquencourt and another bus to ave Victor Hugo, getting home at 6:10 pm if lucky; in St-Germain I took a local blue bus which had a stop just around the school, grinding gears at 5000 and maybe 25 km/h top speed. Last year and a half just a walk down the hill. Magic woods behind and they are still there; the French do not change anything if it has function or beauty. I still dream of waking up there and going to the Petit Domaine to buy bread, cheese, wine and gum.
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Voltaire's Château by Antoine
January 27, 2022 · Community
Superbe visite...
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