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G7 summit: Neuschwanstein Castle in Canadian Flag Colors

Neuschwanstein Castle in Canadian Colors

On the occasion of the G7 summit, which takes place June 5-7 in Elmau, Upper Bavaria, starting at dusk and for approximately 1 hour every night, the Bavarian symbol per se, Neuschwanstein castle, illuminates in the colours of each member State in the week leading up to the meeting. On June 3, 2015, it was Canada's turn to be honoured: Through this joint initiative of the Bavarian State Chancellery, the Bavarian Ministry of Culture, the Public Office for Royal Castles and the village of Schwangau, where the castle is located, the government of Bavaria wishes all heads of State they will be a host of for 2 days a warm « welcome dahoam ». Picture © Bayerische Staatskanzlei | Frank May

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