March 2, 2013

Versailles in Snow, France

Photograph by Pascal Le Segretain, Getty Images

Snow-covered hedges create a winter wonderland at Versailles, a royal palace outside Paris. While the monarchs are long gone today, Versailles still plays a role in the nation's governance—the palace regularly hosts joint sessions of the French legislature.

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