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.
Majestic Mt. Fuji Japan - Rising Above Kawaguchi-ko Lake. Climbing between October and May is strongly discouraged due to the cold temperatures. Many climbers choose to make the climb at night in order to be at or near the summit for a breathtaking sunrise.