Chasse aux châteaux: Blois

Final stop!  And we barely managed to make it!  Closing time at the Château Royal de Blois was at six, and we wandered up around five forty, convinced we could get the six and a half euro fee waived.  So maybe Katharina batted her lashes a bit, maybe Silvia talked circles around the pauvre ado at the ticket counter (and maybe I alternated between the two), but we made it in for free and ran about the castle for twenty minutes. We ended up slipping in with a group of elderly Italians in the Chambre du Roi.  Silvia kindly translated … Continue reading Chasse aux châteaux: Blois