Travel Blogs from Beauvais
... Just like real peasants, of course.
We then toured the chateau. This is a fairly unique place, as, when the Duke died, he intended the chateau to be a museum and the public to have access. Thus, the upper stories are designed more as a museum than a home. The duke had some amazing collections, particularly of illuminated manuscripts. The library was a dream – one could spend hours and hours there. He had an impressive collection ...
... We were having such a good time that I doubt she'd have left for hours had her husband not arrived home.
Following one of those abstract conversations, Dominique offered me her (very) french market basket. Initially I declined, but then the temptation was too much and I accepted. Heaven only knows how I'm going to get it home.
Finished off the last of that bottle and the one already in the fridge.
... domes to catch falling plaster. However, a much loved and well used church with flowers from local gardens arranged by the faithful within the church. As is often the case, random buildings are built against the outside walls, so little of the outside structure is easily visible.
Along the remnants of the defensive walls, where the old moats ...
... especially that on the south, exhibit all the richness
of the late Gothic style. The carved wooden doors of both the north and
the south portals are masterpieces respectively of Gothic and Renaissance workmanship. The church possesses an ...
Waking up, it seemed a lot hotter than any of the days we had been in the south. 27 degrees was amazing, this made me even more annoyed that I would shortly be going home to rain and **** weather. The previous night we hadn't seen the campsite clearly due to the darkness, today I was overwhelmed it is beautiful! It sunk in today that we really had nothing left, even shower gel, I was sure I put it in the car but it was lost. Ben had to ...
Other places to stay in Beauvais
18 Avenue Descartes, Beauvais | 2 star hotelfrom $61
21 Avenue Montaigne, Beauvais | Hotelfrom $122
26 Rue Guay Lussac RN1, Beauvais | 2 star hotelfrom $55
3, rue Antonio de Hojas, Beauvais | 2 star hotelfrom $88
Rue de Clermont, Beauvais | 2 star hotelfrom $94
63, blvd General de Gaulle, Beauvais | Hotelfrom $106
24 rue Louis Borel, Beauvais | 3 star hotelfrom $81
26 Avenue Descartes, Beauvais | 2 star hotelfrom $62
23 Avenue Montaigne, Beauvais | Hotelfrom $38
24 rue Carnot, Beauvais | Hotelfrom $81
Rue Gay Lussac, Beauvais | 1 star hotelfrom $50
1 rue Jacques Goddet, Beauvais | Hotelfrom $78
9 rue Saint-Nicolas, Beauvais | Hotelfrom $81