Paris Side Trips

This page contains a few of our favorite pictures from the side trips we made from Paris to Rouen, Versailles, and the Normandy battlefields.

Rouen

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The Big Clock. A renaissance clock circa 1528.

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Stained Glass Window in Modern Joan of Arc Church

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A Really Small Merry-Go-Round

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The Rouen Cathedral

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The Rouen Cathedral from near the spot that Monet painted it. Today, Monet would see only a tree if he stood at the exact spot.

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Interior of the Cathedral

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Spiral Stairs in Cathedral

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Half Timber Houses

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More Half Timber Houses

Versailles

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Entrance to Versailles

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The Chapel in Versailles

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The Hall of Mirrors

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The Chateau from Apollo Fountain

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Grand Trianon

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Wild flowers at Grand Trianon

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The Fountains of Versailles

Normandy Beaches

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The only house at Omaha Beach to survive the invasion

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Omaha Beach

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American Cemetery

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Remains of Artificial Harbor at Arromanches

2 thoughts on “Paris Side Trips”

  1. Great photos. Normandy is such an emotional experience. Thanks for helping me remember these wonderful areas. Keep having fun and enjoy xo

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