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Chateau de Pierrefonds – Lisa’s Hands Down Favorite

Of all the chateaux that we have visited Chateau de Pierrefonds is Lisa’s favorite.  Located not to far from the city of Compiegne this fairytale like castle stands guard over the beautiful little village of Pierrefonds.

Pierrefonds long and storied history begins in the 12th century when a small castle was built on the site.  It wasn’t until King Charles VI in 1392 gave the site to his brother Louis, Duke of Orleans that the magnificent Chateau ...

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