. . . and a miniature landscape of moss on the steps up.
The old clock tower at the gates of the castle.
Here's a larger view of our beloved town, looking down from the castle walls.
Our apartment is about a couple buildings to the left of those twin spires in front of the bridge.
There's a large expanse of park grounds on the plateau of land next to the castle. I am waiting for warmer weather to come up here with my knitting and a book or two. Or three or four, depending on how far I am studying for exams! Speaking of which, I must now be off to study.