Lake Geneva with Château de Chillon
This site near the E end of Lake Geneva had some strategic importance already in Roman times. The castle was built in the medieval period. Over the centuries, it was used as a residence, a prison, and a depot for weapons. Today, it represents a very popular tourist destination.
- cloudscape, fortification, glacial lake, glacial processes, lake, leisure, lightscape, mirror of the past
- Saturday 31 August 2013 by Martin Mergili in Europe / Switzerland (4831 visits)