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The monument is a very tall column in the middle of the road. I saw it once while passing in a car and then went back to have another look. It was lit up with a gradient of light up the column. I didn't get closer since the traffic was kind busy. It was interesting to see with…
This statue can be seen from a long way away and I was itching to get closer on it on our tour bus and we eventually passed right by it. Such detail when you look closely.
This square was once the site of the infamous fortress/prison, the storming of Bastille, is remembered as a key point in during the french revolution of 1789. To this day it is the meting/rallying point, for celebrations and demonstrations, (most recent being the, almost 2 month…
The place de la bastille was where the 14 july revolt began. The prison is gone however one can still imagine and there is an impressive statue
We all learned about the famous Bastille prison and its storming during the 1789 French revolution when the Republic was established. It's a history lesson you learn in any school anywhere on the planet. Therefore, one may expect to find something very interesting here with many…