AUGUST 18, 2011: Exterior of Castle Chillon, one of the most visited castles in Switzerland.



In the 19th century, writers, artists and musicians (Lord Byron and the Shelleys among them) flocked to magical Montreux, what was then a pleasing lakeside resort. It's been a visitor-magnet for the rich, famous and everyone in-between ever since.

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