mercredi 15 septembre 2010

CASTLE OF AMBOISE - CASTLE OF CHAMBORD

AMBOISE Built in the 15 and 16th century, the castle stands high above the Loire and the town. First royal building of the Renaissance period. Outstanding collection of Gothic and Renaissance furniture, 2 empire drawing-rooms. In the St Hubert Chapel (1493) Leonardo da Vinci's tomb. Renaissance games and activites in the park in season. Son et lumière show : « At the cour of King François ».   CHAMBORD CASTLE – the most fasinating castle in the Loire Valley. At the age of 25, François I realised ... [Lire la suite]