Altes rathaus - Bamberg, Germany Bamberg’s old, half-timbered City Hall was built on an island in the Regnitz River to avoid taxes. The small city is located in the Upper Franconia region of Bavaria – Germany.
Tulips all the way to the castle at Chateau Chenonceau. The Château de Chenonceau is a manor house near the small village of Chenonceaux, in the Indre-et-Loire département of the Loire Valley in France.
Although this is not a castle it is one of it best places I've ever visited in Germany. I had no other place to put it. Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany - 101 Most Beautiful Places You Must Visit Before You Die! – part 2
A river cruise down the Loire Valley to visit the chateaux and sample the wines of the region. Aerial view of Château de Chenonceau, Loire Valley, France (by Baloulumix). I so badly want to go to the loire valley!
The Château de La Roche is a restored castle situated in the commune of Saint-Priest-la-Roche in the Loire département of France, 20 km from Roanne. The castle stands on an island in the lake formed by the Villerest dam.
Places I've been: Mount San Michel, France. ✮ Mount San Michel at certain times is engulfed by the water and reveals the splendor of construction. Set in a medieval town called Avranches, this monastery was fortified in the thirteenth century.