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Château de Chaumont, France Built on the century remnants of a fortress built to protect Blois, the Chateau de Chaumont was built in the years between 1465 and 1510 by Charles I and Charles II d’Amboise. The Château de Chaumont was purchased by Cat Places Around The World, Oh The Places You'll Go, Places To Travel, Places To Visit, Around The Worlds, Beautiful Castles, Beautiful Buildings, Beautiful Places, Places

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The storm threatened as we arrived, and while inside we watched from the windows as torrential rain poured down the historic walls and even started to creep in and down a stairwell, visitors ran about in the courtyard, and we wondered just why had we bought inclusive tickets for the garden festival? Of course it passed; then there was that magical late-afternoon after-storm sunlight on the wet garden, and we didn't feel a drop.

Chateau de Chambord, Loire, France (Inspired Beast's castle in Beauty and the Beast) Oh The Places You'll Go, Places To Travel, Travel Destinations, Places To Visit, Beautiful Castles, Beautiful Buildings, Beautiful Places, Beautiful Dream, Wonderful Places

Chateau de Chambord, France (by wanderingYew2) (All things Europe)

Chateau de Chambord, France (by wanderingYew2)

Château de Brissac,Maine-et-Loire, France.The Chateau de Brissac is a curious mixture.Medieval towers and newer sections from the Loire Valley, France. Beautiful Castles, Beautiful Buildings, Beautiful Places, Palaces, The Places Youll Go, Places To Visit, Photo Chateau, Medieval Tower, Medieval Castle

Curious Mixture - Chateau de Brissac

The Chateau de Brissac is a curious mixture. Medieval towers and newer sections from the 1600s. Loire Valley, France

Château d'Amboise ~ Indre-et-Loire ~ Loire Valley ~ France ~ Chapel Saint-Hubert at the château. ~ Tomb of Leonardo da Vinci is inside the Chapel. Michelangelo, Old Cemeteries, Graveyards, Belle France, Templer, Famous Graves, Cemetery Art, Cathedral Church, Old Churches

Leonardo da Vinci's Tomb at Amboise

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2002.04.17.04 LANGEAIS - Façade renaissance du château coté cour

Langeais, pendant la seconde moitié du XVe siècle, demeure une place importante. Ainsi, Louis XI, en réaction à la Ligue du Bien Public (coalition de grands seigneurs constituée contre le roi) à laquelle participe activement le duc de Bretagne, décide de faire bâtir un nouveau château à l’extrémité orientale de l’éperon. Le chantier est en pleine activité en 1465 et en 1467. La direction de ces travaux est assurée par Jean Bourré, fidèle conseiller du roi, en coopération avec Jean Briçonnet…

Usse chateau, Loire - Sleeping Beauty is based on Usse. Oh The Places You'll Go, Places To Travel, Places Ive Been, Amazing Buildings, Old Buildings, Beautiful Castles, Beautiful Places, The Washington Times, Loire Valley

Chateau d'Usse in the Loire Valley

The chateau d'Usse sits in the forest of Chinon and is often called the sleeping beauty chateau