Lion Monument, Lucerne Switzerland.The famous carving of a dying lion by Bertel Thorvaldsen is in a small park just off Lowenplatz. The carving was made to commemorate hundreds of Swiss guards killed by the mobs who stormed the Tuilleries Palace in Paris during the French Revolution in 1792. The latin inscription HELVETIORUM FIDEI AC VIRTUTI means "To the loyalty and bravery of the Swiss".
IZMAYLOVO KREMLIN, MOSCOW, RUSSIA ~~ Izmaylovo is a part of Moscow and anther Kremlin that less known that Kremlin in The Red Square. It is the historical part of Moscow known since 1389. It has been the patrimony of The Romanovs starting the time of Tsar Ivan IV The Terrible, as The Romanovs were the family of his beloved wife Anastasia.