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Address: Piata Arcul de Triumf, Bucharest, Romania
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i was expecting a bit more

they were having some work in progress and the attraction is not such a huge monument as i was expecting

3 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The Arch is smaller that Paris but we'll made to give the glory of entering the city as you come from the airport. Bucharest used to be call little Paris and is really worth visiting.

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San Marino
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

they were having some work in progress and the attraction is not such a huge monument as i was expecting

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful arch in the middle of a traffic island, not quite the size of the one in Paris but a good size monument nonetheless. I wouldn't recommend a special trip since the bottom part of the arc is still surrounded by construction fences when we visited in late June. It seemed sufficient to us to see it in passing, driving... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Communist leader was fascinated by Paris and copied a lot of things from there... Worth seeing...

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Before the renovations being started and never ending it was an iconic monument of Bucharest, maybe now is too, but with all the fences and things covering it you can say is only a top of a monument. I hope it will return to a full monument soon.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Worth seeing as an example of the French influence on the Romanian leadership but of course a copy is still a copy.

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South Orange, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Seeing the Triumph Arch was of course reminiscent of Paris and all it's charms. Not only is the monument a tribute to France, but it transcends the basis of Bucharest being called "the Little Paris." In the past century some wealthy family Bucharest children studied abroad and majored in French architecture giving rise to local city construction of the Belle... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This simple arch has been ongoing renovations for a couple of years now. It's always surrounded by a high fence and it seems it'd be closed to the public for a long time to come.

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Kfar Saba, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unfortunately I could only see the upper part of the Arch as the lower part was fenced off.Very impressive Arch.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bucharest was once known as Little paris, thus the Arch de Triumph is not quite as big as the one in Paris. It was currently being renovated while we were there so we could not have a clear view of it.

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