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Paris Live Cam – Place de la Concorde

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Among the sights in Paris, Big ferris wheel on Concorde deserves special attention. Big wheel serves as an excellent decoration of the city, creating a unique view of the Tuileries Garden on the Champs Elysees. Along with the Eiffel tower and the tower Moparnas wheel allows you to see Paris from the bird’s-eye view. However, the age of the Big Wheel is not long, it will disappear in early February to re-emerge in a new Christmas next year.

Square Center busy giant Egyptian obelisk with hieroglyphs, praising the supremacy of the pharaoh Ramses II. This is one of the obelisks, donated by the Egyptian government of France in the XIX century. The second was in Egypt, because the technology of the time did not allow to carry the heavy monument to the French capital. But in the 1990s, President Francois Mitterrand was returned to Egypt, and the second obelisk. This red granite column reaches a height of 23 meters, having a weight of more than 250 tons.
Concorde is a central area of ​​Paris, an outstanding monument of urbanism of the Classical period. It is the second largest area in France

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Paris Live Cam – Panorama

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Paris – the capital of France, the most important economic and cultural center of the country, located in the northern part of central France, in the region of Ile-de-France on the banks of the River Seine. In addition to Paris it is of great international importance – here are the headquarters of UNESCO, OECD and the International Chamber of Commerce.

City received its name from the Gallic tribe Parisii which I in. BC. e. They founded here at the river crossing, the first settlement.

In recent years, expanding the work on the reconstruction of the city. New buildings with modern architectural forms change the traditional image of Paris. The city becomes more and more skyscrapers (Arch. Zerfyuss et al.), For example, a high-rise business center Maine-Montparnasse (1964-73 gg.) In 56 floors and a height of 250 m. The bulk of the factories and neighborhoods Greater Paris is located in the suburbs . The largest suburbs – Boulogne-Billancourt, Saint-Denis, Montreuil, Versailles. The first two are known for their plants, while Versailles is famous for its palaces and parks.

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Paris Live Cam – Eiffel Tower

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Eiffel Tower (Building completed October 25, 1889) – the most recognizable architectural feature of Paris, the world-famous as the symbol of France, named after its designer Gustave Eiffel. Eiffel himself called it simply – the 300-meter tower.

The Eiffel Tower is a very serious, financially powerful and world-famous tourist site, which is visited by more than 200,000,000 people!

To appreciate the beauty and elegance of the tower to know it is best to start the day from the terrace of the Palais de Chaillot, located opposite on the other side of the river. And from there, plenty of admiring opening views, walk to walk to the Eiffel Tower on the greens and fountains filled the esplanade until it gets dark!

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