Paris may be the most visited city in the world, but some French people feel that the culture of this cosmopolitan city is really its own thing, separate and distinct from the rest of French culture.
In this piece, author Priscilla Parkhurst Ferguson wonders whether Paris even counts as France anymore.
The collection is divided into eight departments: Under the spell of ancient Roman architecture, Napoleon commissioned Jean Chalgrin the design of a triumphal arch dedicated to the glory of imperial armies.
Built in the 19th century, it is the largest monument of its kind in the world. In addition, the names of 558 generals and the great victories are engraved on the top of the arc.
Finally on the 3rd floor at 275 meters, you can see what the office of Gustave Eiffel was.
For the more adventurous one, it is possible to use the stairs and climb the steps (1,665 to the summit).
Adam Gopnik’s essay attempts to answer the question: Where does this strange relationship come from?
Paris is also known to many as the epicenter of food culture.
Paris, AKA the City of Light, has captured the imagination of travelers around the world.
From the beauty of its historic architecture to the renown of its art scene, Paris has become synonymous with style and culture.