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Probably, even any schoolboy will answer the question with which he associates Paris. Everyone knows that the symbols and the visiting card of the capital of France are the Eiffel Tower, the Arc de Triomphe, the Louvre and the Champs Elysees. Each landmark in Paris has its own history, its own fate.
Landmark of Paris – Notre Dame
One of the famous sights, which is often mentioned in prose and poems, is Notre Dame de Paris. It began to be built in 1163, when Louis 7 of France ruled. The construction of the nave was completed by about 1196, and continued to complete the construction of the cathedral during this period only on the main facade. The main altar of the cathedral was consecrated in 1182, construction of the rear pediment began in 1200, and in 1250 the building was built. Interior decoration, as a separate type of work on the decor was completed by 1315. The construction of the towers was completed only in 1245, and the entire cathedral was already built in 1345. Continue reading
The capital of the most remote state that is located in the Pacific Ocean and occupies the entire continent – this is Sydney, Australia. The country is famous for its coral Great Barrier Reef, a real miracle of nature, which has become a tourist center, and also surprises with its unusual color mountain peak Ayers Rock. Here, a rare and magnificent wildlife and beautiful nature are successfully combined with developed megacities, and natural attractions – with urbanization. One of these cities can be considered and Sydney.
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Morocco is a North African country, which is washed by the Mediterranean Sea in the north and the Atlantic Ocean in the west. In addition to the border with Algeria, Morocco also borders with the Sahara, therefore in the south-east there is a dry and hot climate. In Morocco, popular camel sightseeing tours. They can also travel around the Sahara, to see its sand dunes and oases. In Morocco, a beach holiday, desert sands, Atlas mountains, banana and orange plantations, mountain caves and palm groves are successfully combined.
Fez – landmark of Morocco
In Morocco, jeep safaris for tourists, excursions to picturesque waterfalls, for example, the Cover of lovers, not far from Marrakesh are popular. In addition to attractions, in some parts of Morocco, you can join the local culture. For example, in Berber villages such as Tiznit and Tafraut, people wear national clothes and still observe all traditions and customs. Continue reading