Architectural monuments

The best arches in France

The best arches in France
Arc de Triomphe, Paris The famous arch stands at the center of the world’s largest traffic roundabout at Champs Elysees. It is one of the most well-known monuments in Paris and in the world. The arch was commissioned by Napoleon in 1806 to commemorate his victories, but he was ousted before the arch was completed. It wasn't completed until 1836 during the reign of Louis-Philippe. The Arc de Triomphe is engraved with names of generals who commanded French troops during Napoleon's regime. Note ... ...

Pont du Gard

Pont du Gard
Pont du Gard is a masterpiece of Roman architecture. This is a three-level stone aqueduct crossing the Gardon river valley, about 25 km west of ... ...

The Eiffel Tower

The Eiffel Tower
The world famous Eiffel Tower is located on the Champ de Mars Paris. This is one of the most famous tourist attractions in the world. You can see the ... ...

The Millau Viaduct

The Millau Viaduct
The Millau Viaduct is a cable-stayed road-bridge that spans the valley of the river Tarn near Millau in southern France. Designed by the French ... ...