It is time to say farewell to Chateau de Chillon. We have walked together through its many rooms and stopped there for a while to consider how different life was in the time of knights. Last steps will take us to the wooden hall that runs around one of the courtyards and from where in … More Farwell to Chateau de Chillon
Literally perched on the edge of Lake Geneva sits one of the most beautiful castles – Chateau de Chillon. Not only grand and picturesque, Chillon has been the muse of artists and writers. Lord Byron wrote a poem about it – “The Prisoner of Chillon”, Jean-Jacques Rousseau set part of one of his novels in … More Switzerland – Chateau de Chillon
Vevey is the little town in Switzerland on the north shore of Lake Geneva. Did you know that here, in Vevey, in 1875, Daniel Peter invented milk chocolate? Today, and dating from 1867, Nestle corporation has its world headquarters in Vevey. I did not have any chocolate on that account, since milk chocolate is not … More Vevey – A Walk to the Fork.
I was glad that the sea gull graced me with its presence perching on the fork. 🙂 Other people posted some great photographs in the WPC Challenge – Abstract. Take a look 🙂