Peck's personal Web site
of Allaman sits on a rise just above the Route du Lac, not far downhill from the
town of Aubonne (and not far downhill from the IKEA)
Photos taken on 20 June 2003
castle is presently inhabited by a consortium of antique dealers.
castle, October 2005, but the antique-dealers are on their way out, alas.
may not believe me, but the castle has been sold off for condos, and the antiquarians
are looking for new digs. So it goes.
Post-renovation photos of the Château d'Allaman
The 13th century Savoyard Château d'Allaman, host over the years to Joseph Bonaparte, Empress Joséphine, the Count Camille Cavour, Voltaire, Franz Liszt, George Sand, the first International Peace Summit (1830), and latterly a consortium of antique dealers who had to move out before the renovations -- once recently renovated, apparently time-share apartments nowadays.
and suggestions are welcome if positive, resented if negative, .
All rights reserved, all wrongs avenged. Posted 13 October 2003, revised 5 April
2008, 4 February 2016.