Here’s a Notre Dame photo before fire tore through the wooden roof and collapsed the spire which was added in 1844 under order of King Louis Phillipe. The two square towers remain largely undamaged, but the entire oak wooden roof is damaged beyond repair. To closest Metro / train stations near Notre Dame cathedral in … Read more
Paris Notre Dame sunset in December, looking from the Right Bank of the Seine. See more photos.
This photo of the Eiffel Tower taken from Montparnasse Tower observation deck captures the city in a beautiful orange glow. The skyscrapers in the background are located in the La Défense region of Paris at the extreme western edge of the city (accessible by RER A [red] stop Grande Arche/La Defense). Paris sunset by Coolbiere. … Read more
This photo of Notre Dame Cathedral with water reflection is taken from a tunnel along the Seine river. The Eye of Notre Dame de Paris by Loïc Lagarde The closest Paris Metro stations to Notre Dame Cathedral are Cité & St-Michel on Metro Line 4 and St Michel/Notre Dame on RER C. St-Michel stations are … Read more
This photo of Paris La Defense was shot at dusk with long exposure showing streaking car lights taken from a pedestrian park in the median of Avenue Charles de Gaulle, located just east of Pont de Neuilly. Paris by Ilja Mašík The closest Metro station is Pont de Neuilly on Metro Line 1.
This aerial sunset photo of Paris capturing rain over the city and the Eiffel Tower is taken from the observation terrace on the roof of La Tour Montparnasse (Montparnasse Tower). Paris Sunset & Rain by Thomas Fliegner The closest Metro station to this viewpoint over Paris is Montparnasse Bienvenue on Paris Metro Line 6.
This night time photo of the Sacré Coeur cathedral in Paris’ Montmartre area is Photoshopped with a starry sky background of our own Milky Way galaxy to make a stunning scene. Montmartre’s touristic areas are accessible by Paris Metro Lines 2, 12 at stations Pigalle, Anvers (Metro Line 2) and Abbesses, Lamarck Caulaincourt (Metro Line … Read more
Fields of lavender in Provence area of (southern) France offer stunning colorful landscape views. Trains to Aix-en-Provence and Avignon from Paris leave daily with train fares as low as 35€ one way. Dreamy Lavender by Tonio Di Stefano
This ceiling photo of Eglise de Cheylade (Cheylade Church) in Auvergne region of France, features 1386 uniquely designed & painted ceiling tiles, including motifs of animals, plants, flowers, fruits, angels, fleur-de-lys, bells, and a single human: a shepherd. Originally founded in 12th century, Cheylade Church was rebuilt in the 15th & 17th centuries to what … Read more
This is an ocean sunrise photo of Etretat, Normandy, north coast of France. Trains from Paris to Etretat in Normandy (Le Havre closest station, 20km south of Etretat) leave from Paris Gare Saint-Lazare, departing every 1-2 hours, costing from 15 to 21.50€ and takes 2 hours 5 minutes to arrive via the Intercités brand of … Read more