Villandry

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  • Villandry

    1. 1. The
    2. 2. Background Info• Chateaux are castles. Kings built them.• The Loire valley is located in Central France.• The Loire is a bunch of chateaux that represent the time of the Renaissance. They are named after the river.• They were built in the 10th century because there was a need of castle fortification. The kings also fancied the location.
    3. 3. Historical Information (wikipedia.org)• Ancient fortress once stood here.• Peace was discussed between King Philip II of France and Richard I of England.• Captured during the French Revolution and given to Napoleon’s brother Joseph
    4. 4. Architecture/the Interior(http://www.chateauvillandry.fr/en/history/history-architecture-of- the-chateau/) •classical style outbuildings •builder’s coat of arms near doorway •interior from the italian renaissance.
    5. 5. http://maps.google.com/maps?oe=utf-8&rls=org.mozilla:en- US:official&client=firefox- a&safe=active&um=1&ie=UTF-8&q=chateaux +villandry&fb=1&gl=us&hq=chateaux
    6. 6. château
    7. 7. Location & History• Located in Eastern France• This chateau was and still is commonly used as a wedding venue.
    8. 8. Interior• Luxurious• Spacious• Stone Walls
    9. 9. Amenities & Activies• Holds 26 people.• Holds weddings• Golf courses• Near airport, good markets, and train station.
    10. 10. Booking• From June 12th - June 25th.• £25, 764• $36,305
    11. 11. Sources• http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Chateau-Villandry- VueGenerale-Jardins.jpg• http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ File:Chateau_Villandry_garden,_Loire_Valley,_2004.J PG• http://www.chateauvillandry.fr/en/history/history- architecture-of-the-chateau/• http://www.oanda.com/convert/classic?free=1• http://www.holiday-chateau.com/search_by_region/ france_belgium/eastern_france/chateau_gothique/ location_local_info/

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