Versailles | Paris Day Two | Terra Cooper Photography

On our second day in Paris, we headed out to Versailles.  I had been here two times before, but have never been able to spend the whole day here.  I could hardly walk by the end of the day after we had walked a thousand miles or so, haha, but it was so worth it!
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I’m totally obsessed with this floor.
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My gorgeous friends.  I met them both in the same year and they both have changed my life.  So grateful for them.  It’s been almost twenty years-where did the time go?!?
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This hallway.  Obsessed.
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The chapel is amazing.
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I am thinking nails and paper isn’t the best way to fix a ceiling….but that’s just me ;D
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Seriously-this floor!
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We headed out to the gardens for a few hours and I could have been there longer if they didn’t kick us out for closing!
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I really loved this part of the garden.  I just imagined the ladies of the court spending a lot of time here and enjoying the shade and the flowers.
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You could really get lost in here.
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This was one of my favorite large gardens.  I love it even more that no tourists were in my pictures!!
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Playing around with shutter speed ;D  I wish I had my tripod at this point….but glad I didn’t have to carry it!
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We headed off to Marie Antoinette’s house, the Petit Trianon….which was pretty far away from the Versailles palace.  I guess the palace wasn’t big enough for them and they had to be even farther away from each other ;D
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This billiard table was HUGE!!!
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Loved the T shaped trees.  It was for me of course ;D
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Ok we have to stop looking at all of these beautiful works of art to look at the atrocity that they put in the gardens.  I have never been angry at art before, but seeing this really upset me haha.  It was the ugliest, most out of place pile of garbage I have ever seen….I know, I know, I’ll tell you what I really think….but really.  It was awful.  The name of it is, “The Dirty Corner”.  Yeah.  Sums it up pretty good.
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What the?!?!
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Pile of crap it is.
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Ok let’s end on a good note!  Beautiful sculptures that even the birds can appreciate 😀
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And a storm came in just as we were leaving and it made for this amazing picture.
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