Chateau de Vareilles, Sommant
Share
mail
License license
loading...
Loading ...

Fotografie panoramica de C360.NL - Henri Smeets PRO EXPERT Fotografiat 14:20, 06/08/2007 - Views loading...

Advertisement

Chateau de Vareilles, Sommant

The World > Europe > France

  • Iti place / nu-ti place
  • thumbs up
  • thumbs down

This beatifully situated chateau on the slope of a hill hosts several rooms for to spend the night, a swimming pool for summer refreshment and great trails though the hills.

comments powered by Disqus

Imagini apropiate de France

map

A: Temple of Janus

de C360.NL - Henri Smeets, la 11.5 km distanta

Across the River Arroux to the north of Autun are the substantial ruins of the Temple of Janus. Stand...

Temple of Janus

B: Temple Bouddhiste des Mille Bouddhas

de Guillaume Taupin, la 33.5 km distanta

Temple Bouddhiste des Mille Bouddhas

C: Temple Bouddhiste des Mille Bouddhas

de Guillaume Taupin, la 33.6 km distanta

Temple Bouddhiste des Mille Bouddhas

D: Temple Bouddhiste des Mille Bouddhas

de Guillaume Taupin, la 33.6 km distanta

Temple Bouddhiste des Mille Bouddhas

E: Temple Bouddhiste des Mille Bouddhas

de Guillaume Taupin, la 33.6 km distanta

Temple Bouddhiste des Mille Bouddhas

F: Chateauneuf castle

de Reinhard Schubert, la 36.7 km distanta

Chateauneuf castle

G: Premier étage

de Michel M A L H E R B E., la 36.8 km distanta

Couloir de desserte.

Premier étage

H: Chateauneuf en Auxois

de Michel M A L H E R B E., la 36.8 km distanta

Au premier étage

Chateauneuf en Auxois

I: Chateauneuf en Auxois

de Michel M A L H E R B E., la 36.8 km distanta

traces de sa construction au tout début du XII siècle

Chateauneuf en Auxois

J: Chateauneuf en Auxois - Gisants

de Michel M A L H E R B E., la 36.8 km distanta

chapelle du château.

Chateauneuf en Auxois - Gisants

Aceasta panorama a fost facuta in France

Aceasta este un ansamblu a France

France is affectionately referred to as "the Hexagon" for its overall shape.

French history goes back to the Gauls, a Celtic tribe which inhabited the area circa 300BC until being conquered by Julius Caesar.

The Franks were the first tribe to adopt Catholic Christianity after the Roman Empire collapsed. France became an independent location in the Treaty of Verdun in (843 AD), which divided up Charlemagne's Carolingian Empire into several portions.

The French monarchy reached its zenith during the reign of Louis XIV, the Sun King, who stood for seventy-two years as the Monarch of all Monarchs. His palace of Versailles and its Hall of Mirrors are a splendid treasure-trove of Baroque art.

The French Revolution ended the rule of the monarchy with the motto "Liberty, Equality, Fraternity!" On July 14th, 1789 angry mobs stormed La Bastille prison and began the Revolution in which Louis XVI, his wife Marie-Antoinette and thousands of others met the guillotine.

One decade after the revolution, Napolean Bonaparte seized control of the Republic and named himself Emperor. His armies conquered most of Europe and his Napoleonic Code became a lasting legal foundation for concepts of personal status and property.

During the period of colonization France controlled the largest empire in the world, second only to Britain.

France is one of the founding members of the European Union and the United Nations, as well as one of the nuclear armed nations of the world.

Text by Steve Smith.

Distribuie aceasta panorama