Gardens of the Palace of Versailles: A touch of Royalty; Siddhartha Joshi; The Wanderer

France – Palace and Park of Versailles

The beautiful roads from Paris lead up to one core tourist attraction: the Chateau de Versailles. Intricately designed, rich in history, and with one of the most attractive of all the gardens you’ll ever set your eyes on, Versailles lies at the epitome of French sophistication, style, elegance, and beauty.

Ranked among the largest in the world, the gardens at Versailles are as perfectly laid out as you can imagine. During my visit to the site, I was taken aback not just by how form met functionality but also by the ability of the French to maintain such a gem for so many years.

Formal almost to a fault, the gardens are a force of the triumph of humanity.

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