Going back in time (II)

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The castle I mentioned in my previous post is the Chillon Castle, located on the shore of Lake Léman (Switzerland).

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The oldest written document mentioning the castle dates from 1150.

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The entire complex consists of 25 buildings and three courtyards, protected by two circular walls.

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For hundreds of years the passage of ships on the lake was controlled from this island.

to be continued…

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