French Architecture: What to Know

When you travel to France, your travel guidebook will often use words such as Renaissance, Neoclassical, or Gothic to describe French architecture. What does it all mean? For this post, I’ll give you an overview of some architectural styles you’ll frequently see in France. Don’t worry, it won’t go too deep into detail. Even if you aren’t drawn by architecture, it can be fascinating to know: how these styles vary from each other, when in history they were popular, and…

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