Castle of Chillon, Montreux, Switzerland - The Château de Chillon (Chillon Castle) is an island castle located on Lake Geneva (Lac Léman), south of Veytaux in the canton of Vaud. Chillon is amongst the most visited castles in Switzerland and Europe.
Burg Eltz Castle, Rheinland, Germany Burg Eltz is a medieval castle nestled in the hills above the Moselle River between Koblenz and Trier, Germany. It is still owned by a branch of the same family that lived there in the century, 33 generations ago.
This is the interior of a underground Gothic prison.The basement of this Chillon Castle off the coast of Lake Geneva in Switzerland was the former location of a medieval prison. This space features ribbed vaults and huge rocks.
From above. The Château de Chillon (Chillon Castle) is an island castle located on Lake Geneva, Switzerland. The oldest parts of the castle have not been definitively dated, but the first written record of the castle is in