Chateaux served as houses of powerful lords, often of nobility and royalty. Most French castles reek of relevant history and monarchical drama, which makes them more interesting. And though France has moved on from the monarchy with liberté, égalité, fraternité, they remain strong and solid as tourist attractions. Thankfully, Lomographers have been around France and regularly share images of these amazing castles.
Versailles, a home of baroque and rococo art
Mont Saint Michel, a fort in waters
Chateau d’Haroué of the valley
Fontainebleau, chateau and a national museum
A castle with many views, the Chateau de Chantilly
Late Gothic and early Renaissance Chateau de Chenonceau
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