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Castle of Menthon

website chateau Menthon For a thousand years, the Castle of Menthon has watched over a sumptuous landscape, overlooking the limpid waters of Lake Annecy. Set in verdant surroundings, standing like a rampart facing the surrounding mountains, this noble house with its unusually romantic appearance seems to defy time, with a rich history intimately associated with the history of Savoy.

Today, you can visit the castle which, since the time it was built, has been the home of the Menthon family. One of its outbuildings, the Créquier Sinople, whose vast terrace opens onto the surrounding landscape, can also be used for wedding receptions, group meals, corporate seminars, etc

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  • Uploaded on September 6, 2012
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    by Peter IJmker
    • Camera: Canon EOS 550D
    • Taken on 2012/07/21 11:40:14
    • Exposure: 0.005s (1/200)
    • Focal Length: 51.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/9.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash