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France is one of the most beautiful countries in the world and the only some say it is only second to Italy. Paris is the capital city of France which is situated on River Seine. It is the largest city of France. Beside this Paris is one of the best, most famous and popular places for tourism and for families to spend holidays. The most interesting places and things one should visit are Eiffel Tower, The Louvre Museum, Arc de Triomphe, Notre Dame and Les Invalides. By visiting these places one can have a very good time spend and many tourists around the world come to Paris to see these land marks. These landmarks make Paris very popular for people wanting to vacation in Europe. If you don’t believe me just have a look at the brief description of them written below.
The Eiffel tower is a very famous and popular landmark which stands in Paris. It is known all around the word because it is one the famous wonders of the world and is likely one of the most iconic holiday landmarks. It is nicknamed the Iron lady and it is the most visited tower considered in the world, in fact I am not sure if there is any other tower that has as much popularity and is known throughout the world. It is highly unlikely that someone does not know about the Eiffel Tower. Often the first thought for many people when they consider postcards from Paris is the Eiffel Tower. If you have plan to visit Paris your first thing to do is to visit the flawless and the most memorizing Eiffel Tower.
The Louvre Museum
While museums in Bogota may be boring, you cannot say the same for Paris. The second most attractive thing in Paris for tourists is The Louvre Museum. It is situated along the bank of Seine River. It is the most largest and magnificent building standing in the Paris. This museum has contained the heritage and art of Paris and the entire country of France since 1793. This museum also contains the famous picture of Mona Lisa which was painted by Leonardo da vinci. Many do not know this but The Louvre is a castle which was later turned into museum. Most of the tourists come to Paris to visit this fabulous Landmark.
Arc de Triomphe
The third most rated and coolest landmark in Paris is Arc de Triomphe. It is located at Champs – Elysees in the middle of the Palace Charles de Gaulle. It was actually created by Napoleon in 1806. Its white walls are engraved by the names of brave soldiers and generals who fought in Napoleonic wars. It is the point of attractions for most of the tourists.
If you have planned a perfect vacation in Paris, Notre Dame is the right place to land in. it is in fact a religious place of Paris its viewers range is even beating that of Eiffel Tower. It was constructed in 1345 and it plays role in preservation of rich history of Paris.
Les Invalides is one of the complex building standing in Paris. It is the building in which Napoleon and his brothers along with his son is buried it was found by Louis XIV. This place is worth visiting because of its beauty and richness of history and it also plays a role as a church. Its name stands for hospital for invalids because it was once a military hospital.