The Chateau de Blois, on the Loire, was the duke’s favorite residence. It’s easy to understand why the nobility of France in the late Middle Ages chose to build their castles along the beautiful Loire river.
Images (supposed) of Charles d’Orleans
Fictional representations of the duke
Charles was fond of chess, backgammon (called tables), and games of all sort.
Probably the last poem the duke wrote — his valediction