Some bakers think birthday cake and piña colada flavors are going too far Even more than the Eiffel Tower, site of infinite selfies and cheesy proposals, the croissant is a universally recognized symbol of France. Many Americans might...Show More Summary
Find out why the Eiffel Tower is so famous.
Stephen Ross calls it “my baby.” For the moment, it’s known as the Vessel—or, officially, as Vessel. (Ross longs for the public to give it an affectionate nickname.) One can think of it as a compressed extension of the High Line, or as the site of a perpetual evacuation drill; it’s a proposed future venue […]
Snow and rain shut down the Eiffel Tower and covered Paris in a white coat
San Francisco isn't really known for the height of its skyline, and nothing makes that more clear than the newly opened Salesforce Tower. At 1070 feet and 61 stories high, Salesforce Tower is by far the tallest building in the tech metropolis. Show More Summary
Closure comes after French authorities warned of dangerous conditions across a quarter of the country
The 19th-century monument will be closed all day Friday and Saturday. Workers with hand shovels will carefully clear snow from the intricate ironwork and de-ice stairs and platforms.
The Eiffel Tower is to remain closed on Saturday as snow falls again on Paris and northern France. The transport held up better on Friday than earlier in the week, although road hauliers were angry that their vehicles were banned from the road.
Traffic chaos in French capital after first real dose of wintry weather hits northern France The Eiffel Tower turned away tourists on Tuesday as snow swept across northern France, causing traffic chaos in Paris during the French capital’s...Show More Summary
The Eiffel Tower has been closed because of bad weather conditions amid snowfall that has covered the French capital.
Tourists often travel abroad to see giant attractions like the Great Pyramids, the Taj Mahal, and the Eiffel Tower. But on a narrow street in Szentendre, Hungary, the most bizarre and perplexing attraction is unique for the exact opposite...Show More Summary
The Eiffel Tower turned away tourists on Tuesday as snow swept across northern France, snarling trains and giving the capital its first real dose of wintry weather this season.
The Eiffel Tower is one of the top attractions in Paris. We collected together some of our favourite facts about the Eiffel Tower to show why you should make it part of your next trip to Paris.
In between the Louvre and the Eiffel Tower, Paris hides a wealth of weird and wonderful sights and things to do. We pick 10 of our favourites.
The jihadis had acquired a large arsenal of explosives before they accidentally detonated.
The assault in Spain in August, which killed 16 people and wounded 140 others, could have been far worse, according to researchers of the Program on Global Terrorism in Madrid.
PARIS (Reuters) - Paris authorities have suspended river traffic and on Wednesday will close several rail stations serving tourist destinations including the Eiffel Tower and Musee d'Orsay as relentless rains swell the river Seine's levels.
"In [an open] letter, the signees say that the work is symbolically inappropriate to its subject matter, that it will obstruct views of the Eiffel Tower, that erecting it would be financially irresponsible, that the pavement below couldn't possibly support the 30-ton work, and that no open call was made for artists to submit plans […]
Greenpeace activists who hung a banner from the Eiffel Tower in protest against far-right leader Marine Le Pen should be given 500 euro fines and suspended sentences, French prosecutors said Friday. Demonstrators from the environmental...Show More Summary
Virtual tourism is a little heavy in 2018. Sure, you’ve seen the Minecraft Eiffel Tower and beamed aboard the Minecraft USS Enterprise, but have you considered where you might wait out the end of days? Well, not you exactly, but people more important than you. Show More Summary