During our stay in France we visited the gardens at Chateau de Villandry. It was a beautifully warm day and the different 'rooms' in the garden were spellbounding. The children loved running around - in and out of the formal garden with all of the hedges and then into the maze.
There was also a playground where we could have our picnic lunch. I just loved the stencil effect on these chairs:
Adjacent to the playground was the 'Hot' Garden:
And a few more snaps as we worked our way out of the Garden:
The Vegetable Garden:
And I loved these artichokes en mass: