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Top 8 Interesting Facts about the Palais de Tokyo

Paris has been the venue of numerous World Fairs in its history. Many of the most famous buildings in France’s capital are remnants of these events. The Eiffel Tower and the Grand Palais are just a few famous landmarks initially constructed as the centerpiece of an exhibition. These were visited by millions of people from …

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Top 12 Interesting Facts about the Place Vendôme

When you enter one of the amazing squares in Paris you’ll encounter one of the most impressive landmarks in France’s capital. The Place Vendôme has an extensive history that goes back to the late 17th century and was the scene of some important events in France’s history. Let’s take a closer look at some of …

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Top 10 Interesting Petit Palais Facts

What are the odds of finding the Petit Palais (Small Palace) right across a massive structure called the “Grand Palais” (Big Palace) right? Both buildings in Paris were built for the same purpose in the early 20th century and both are still being used today. This alone is quite remarkable, but there’s a lot more …

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60 Most Famous Buildings In Paris

Paris is one of those cities that make you feel as if you’re walking into history lane. Every building appears to be telling you a story. The original settlement that would become this fascinating city was first mentioned by Julius Caesar who referred to it as “Luteciam Parisiorum” or “Lutetia of the Parisii,” with Parisii …

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