Tag Archives: Chateau

Maison de campagne

We’ve been working on some renovations at our house that got started in a rather dramatic way. One day last summer, our daughter discovered that her bed had punched through her bedroom floor. Her window had been silently leaking for … Continue reading

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Avoir les dents longues

While a visit to Versailles may be an obligatory rite of passage when in France, a visit to the château Vaux-le-Vicomte on the outskirts of Paris is infinitely more pleasurable.  This 17th century gem was built by Nicolas Fouquet, the Superintendant … Continue reading

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