6 March 2015
city of Reims played a prominent ceremonial role in French
monarchical history. It lies towards the east of Paris and is the
home of three World Heritage Sites.
of these is the Notre-Dame de Reims Cathedral. This is a masterpiece
of Gothic art and one of the great French cathedrals of the 13th
century. It was here that Saint Rémi,
Bishop of Reims, baptised Clovis King of the Franks in a ceremony
momentous to Frankish and...