Leonardo. No, not that movie guy!

Yesterday I visited Chateau Royal D’Amboise. It’s a bit of a drive from here across country roads and a little bit of the AutoRoute “highway,” but a pleasant drive all the same. I’d visited Amboise back in 2007, during my visit to Paris. Since it had been a long day and I didn’t have as much time as I did on this visit, it was kind of a whirlwind tour of the chateau. Yesterday, I had a chance to take my time and really visit and experience it. I decided to start at the chapel , work my way around the yard to the chateau and then explore the gardens.

Upon entering the chapel, I saw this view and spent some time capturing it.

Then I decided to look around. Usually, when there’s a burial site in the chapel, it’s usually someone that I’ve never heard of. Today was different…

Needless to say, I was pretty surprised and impressed.

You may read more about Leonardo Da Vinci here.

You may read more about Chateau D’Amboise here.

You may see more images from my visit as I add to the gallery here.


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