Chenonceau (January 27)

From Paris, took a day trip to the Chateau de Chenonceau to see the Chateau over
the Cher river.

The grounds of the castle.

Chateau de Chenonceau.

The draw bridge entrance on the castle wall.

The small door inside the large opening is all they open in the winter to keep out the cold.

One of the gardens.

Tile finish worn away from years of foot traffic.

The hall ceiling.

In the kitchen of the castle.

In the dining room.

Above the mantle of a fireplace in the castle.