Here is the second installment of Gwendominica’s adventures in Paris.
When bride-to-be Carole and I stepped onto an RER train in central Paris bound for Versailles on a foggy morning in late December (my second day there), we had
Louis XIV, a.k.a ‘The Sun King’ was an extraordinary man, to say the least. He was a long-lived, powerful, and highly creative monarch who apparently had a number of reasons for identifying with this brilliant star and using it as his emblem.
no idea that thousands of residents and visitors would be of like mind! This was to be my only excursion to a suburb of Paris, and I was curious to experience a historic site that many people had highly recommended that I see while in the City of Light.
But when we first arrived at the Palace of Versailles
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