::it was very cold
::rushing from one room to another (can you hear the distant swish of silk and satin skirts?)
::dancing in the chapel
::swinging audioguide around neck in the chapel -- woohoo! fortunately it didn't break, but the one in Avignon was not so fortunate, may it RIP
::fun on the stairs
::the unique double helix is ideal for sneaking a peek at one another
::I didn't realize the Mona Lisa was that large... we saw a great exhibit on art that was stored at Chambord during WWII -- how did they know it wasn't the end of the world?
::thank goodness for parks!
That got us ready for the 8 hour ride home. Whew! I can never believe how good the kids are in the car. We hardly stopped, but they didn't complain, or scream, or lose it completely... What a blessing.