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Palais Ideal du Facteur Cheval

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"A super niche attraction in France that you surely don’t know: Palais Ideal du facteur Cheval, the stone castle of the postman Cheval. The most surprising and unexpected attraction during my trip to France is a very, very niche place. Maybe you haven’t heard of it. Heard it. This attraction is located in the village of Hauterives, north of Romans in Drome, France. It is an unknown town on my drive from the Loire Valley to Provence. Today, this small town attracts tourists from all over the world because of a world cultural heritage. The stone castle of the postman Cheval (Palais Ideal du facteur Cheval)-also known as the "ideal palace of Chava" and the "ideal palace of the postman Cheval". In 1969, it was approved as a cultural heritage. This temple was run by a postman named Cheval Ferdinand Cheval. He walked between the countryside on foot every day. One day he tripped over a stone on a rugged mountain road. Then he had the idea to build a stone. The idea of a palace, so every day after that, he spent 33 years (1879~1912) building this unique stone castle in the world with the natural materials he collected during his trips to and from the country. On the stones of the castle, many of Cheval’s nicks are still clearly visible. One sentence is carved on a stone at the entrance: "I want to know how far a stone with a wish can go." It is said that this is it. The stone that tripped Cheval. This stone castle contains both Islamic mosques and Hindu shrines, Adam and Eve, and Jesus Christ. Various animals and plants are connected. The ideal palace can also go inside, where it is dotted with shell moldings, hanging lamps, and strange and dreamlike sculptures. There are three stairs in the palace leading to the terrace. The terrace is the best view point to appreciate the height of the building. You can see sharks, birds, and turrets here. If we hadn't witnessed it with our own eyes, we would really not believe in the creative power of this "madman", it would be amazing. During the visit, Bao Bao also found the shadow of Gaudí's Sagrada Familia. It was so amazing that the buildings created by two "lunatics" were so similar. I have always admired this kind of person who has super willpower and insists on being himself. Although people are small, their willpower can give them unlimited power. May this note be dedicated to all those who have dreams. [Attraction Information] Address: 8 Rue du Palais, 26390 Hauterives, France Opening hours: January and December every day 9:30-12:30, 13:30-16:30; February, March and October, November every day 9:30-12:30, 13:30-17:30; 9:30-12:30, 13:30-18:30 every day from April to June and September; 9:30-12 every day from July to August :30, 13:30-19:00; closed on December 25, January 1, January 15-January 31. [Exclusive tips for hamburger buns] 1. Pay attention to the opening hours of the attractions, the play time is about 1,2 hours. 2. Self-driving is recommended here. There is a parking lot nearby. 3. There is also an exhibition hall in the Ideal Palace, where the model of the Ideal Palace is displayed, as well as an introduction to the life of the postman Chevalier and the process of building the Ideal Palace, as well as some related pictures, so that visitors can learn more about the Ideal Palace With Cheval, the postman. 4. If you want to take a full shot of the entire ideal palace, it is recommended to bring a wide-angle lens. ———— For more European strategies, remember to follow me! I am a European travel expert: Hamburger Bun" is part of Group Limited, one of the world's leading providers of travel services.
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