Chartres Cathedral: “Clad in a Garment of Gems”

Chartres Cathedrale by night - Guillermo Osorio

  The greatest Gothic cathedral in France stands in Chartres, a pretty town on the Eure River in the Loire Valley. Chartres is only an hour by train or car from Paris, and many visitors make it a day trip — ride through the countryside, tour the cathedral, have lunch, ride back — and some wonder why all the fuss over one more medieval stone church with soaring spires, flying buttresses, ... Read Full Article