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In this photo you can see the Champ de Mars park going up to the Ecole Militaire, showing the many people relaxing down on the grass and in front of the building.
The Fountaine Saint Michel has many different details, including these two statues which are found on the left of the fountain higher up abode some columns.
In this photo you can see two of the four smaller statues which are found higher up on the Fountaine Saint Michel, showing not only the details of the statues but also the other amazing designs and architecture.
Here you can see the plaque which is found near the top of the Fountaine Saint Michel and in the middle, stating that the monument was inaugurated in 1860, as well as being made during the reign of Napoleon III for Paris.
A photo taken from the bank of the River Seine you can see the Pont de Bir-Hakeim bridge in Paris, showing the two tier bridge which has a Metro going over the top with a road and foot path beneath it, as well as many houseboats along the river's edge.
Another sculpture that can be found on the Pont de Bir-Hakeim bridge in Paris is the Boatmen which are seen in this photo, also created by Gustave Miche.
Here you can see a sculpture of Ironsmith riveters on a support for the Pont de Bir-Hakeim bridge in Paris, created by the sculptor Gustave Michel.
The Pont des Arts bridge, otherwise known as the Bridge of Love, or a Love lock bridge leads directly to the Institut de France, which can be seen here with its great architecture and large building to make a great place to visit.
The entrance of the Institut de France is both large and impressive, this photo showing the six columns, design work as well as an ornate clock above the entrance, showing just how much detail has gone into the structure.
In this photo you can see a photo of the Institut de France taken from the side, showing just how large the building is with its great architecture, through to the impressive dome roof which lies at the middle of the building.
In this photo you can see the start of the Pont de l'Archeveche bridge, with part of the Notre Dame cathedral to be seen in the background, as the lock-covered railing along the bridge.
Here on the Pont de l'Archeveche bridge in Paris you can see some of the numerous love locks which crowd the bridge.
Here you can see the bridge known as Pont de l'Archeveche which is a narrow bridge across the River seine, but is also a popular place to attach love locks to the railings.
In this photo you can see the equestrian statue of King Henri IV, allowing you to get a feel of just how large the statue is in comparison to the fence which surrounds it seen at the bottom of the photo.
This is one of the four large statues which can be found on the outside of the Arc de Triomphe, this one being known as La Resistance de 1814, which depicts a soldier protecting his family, and was sculpted by Antoine Etex.
Taken a little bit away from the Arc de Triomphe you can see many people who had just left from the underground tunnel via the steps that can be seen in the photo, which let you reach the centre island where the Arc de Triomphe is.
Under the Arc de Triomphe in Paris you can find some amazing details which are normally missed if people forget to look up to the ceiling, this photo showing just a small part of the great details on the roof.
This shorter section of the Pont Neuf bridge spans from the Ile de la Cite island, where this photo was taken, to the left bank of the River Seine, giving an insight to the great view you can see while crossing the oldest bridge in Paris.
There are numerous jutted out parts on the Pont Neuf bridge in Paris, known as Askew Piers, allowing people to sit down and relax, the areas once being a popular place to meet when the bridge first opened.
Here you can see the oldest bridge in Paris, the Pont Neuf, crossing over the River Seine to connect to the Ile de la Cite island which sits in the middle of the River.
Place de la Concorde is the largest square in Paris and is also an octagon shape which at each of its points you can find a statue to represent a major city within France, this statue being of Bordeaux.
In this lined up shot you can see the Luxor Obelisk, the oldest monument in Paris, along with the back of a statue in the foreground, both found within Place de la Concorde.
This photo shows one of two fountains which can be found at the Place de la Concorde square in Paris, allowing you to see the numerous statues surrounding the fountain as well as the intricate work and details of the water feature itself.
Here you can see the Palais de Chaillot in the distance behind many trees and other nature, showing that even in the capital city such as Paris there can still be many green areas.