• Chronologie de la vie de Louis XIV, June 1662

    1 June, his Majesty returns from Fontainebleau and stops at Saint-Cloud, where he is welcomed by Monsieur and treated to some splendid snacks. 2 June, his Majesty has dispatched the Marquis d’Estrades to the King of England in order to congratulate the English Majesty on his wedding with the Infanta of Portugal (Catherine of Braganza). 4 June, His Majesty visits…

  • Le Grand Carrousel

    Louis XIV was a King that loved to show off and how to do that better than with hosting grand spectacles? If you have been to Paris, you probably stood in front of the Louvre to gaze at this massive building in awe. The very place you beheld the museum-palace from is called the Carrousel du Louvre. Odd name for…

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