The Château de Chenonceau is a French château near the small village of Chenonceaux, in the Indre-et-Loire département of the Loire Valley in France. The original château was torched in 1412 to punish owner Jean Marques for an act of sedition.
Cherry Brick Road, Bonn, Germany --a very romantic view. Bonn was the capital of the Federal Republic of Germany until 1990 when Berlin took its place. Bonn is the birthplace of the German music composer Ludwig van Beethoven.