This splendid building was commenced in the year 1629, by the Cardinal de Richelieu, from the designs of Le Mercier.
Auguste Racinet. The Costume History Hardcover – Illustrated, November 4, 2015
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Place Vendôme is one of the five “royal squares” of Paris and is located in the middle of the city
The 390-metre-long Boulevard des Italiens is located between the 2nd and 9th arrondissements of Paris
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In the 19th century, the still rural Montmartre attracted numerous artists who could live a freer and cheaper life here than in the city centre.
This Square occupies all the space between the garden of the Tuileries and the entrance to the Champs-Elysées.
OF all the entrances to Paris, that by the Barrier of Neuilly is indisputably the most beautiful
The Castle of St. Germain was formerly one of the finest royal residences of the kings of France.
The Rouen Cathedral is one of the most important church buildings in France in the Gothic style.
Market Scene at Rouen. The Place de la Haute-Vieille-Tour with the cathedral in the background. France 1819.
It is from Côte Sainte-Catherine that one can enjoy a remarkable panorama of Rouen and its urban area.