Defensive Position 4

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And here’s one more castle that we saw in 2015 – Château de Vincennes in Paris. It is a huge structure, surrounded by a deep, dry moat and entered across an impressive drawbridge.

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The donjon (below) was built in the 14th century, and most of the rest of the castle in the 17th century.

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