Travel Photography Photos tagged as building
In this photo you can see one of many stone statues which can be found along the front of the Grand Palais, many of which are placed between the stone columns of the building.
Taken from across the road you can see the Grand Palais in all of its glory, along with some lamp posts in the foreground with a stencil over a no entry sign to include the Eiffel Tower. You may be interested in more; www.eutouring.com/images_grand_palais.html
The Institut de France has some amazing architecture on the outside, including the dome roof which is forty four meters high and was designed by Francois d'Orbay. To see more go to www.eutouring.com/images_institut_de_france.html
Taken facing down the building of La Conciergerie you can see just some of the architecture that is part of it, along with the daily life of people, vehicles and boats passing by. You may be interested in more; www.eutouring.com/images_la_conciergerie.html
From this angle you can see the Pont au Change bridge which passes over the River Seine with La Conciergerie beside it, allowing you to see an ornate clock at the side of the building. You may also like www.eutouring.com/images_paris.html
This statue which can be found to the right of the entrance to the Grand Palais is just one of many which can be found on and around the building, along with an ornate lamp post in the foreground. Daily updates at www.eutouring.com/images_grand_palais.html
Here you can see a group of statues - made to be as one - which sits on top of the Grand Palais, this photo showing just how much details does into them, even if it can't be seen easily from the ground.
Looking North along the south end of the Canal Saint Martin you can see some more of the moored up boats along with the modern buildings which surround it - with one building being the Opera Bastille which is flying the French flag on top.
In this photo you can see an apartment building and bridge which go over the Canal de l'Ourcq, showing the modern architecture and just part of the view people could see from their rooms.
In this photo you can see the curved building and architecture of Institut de France, as well as the large domed roof which stands in the centre of it. You may be interested in more; www.eutouring.com/images_institut_de_france.html
In this photo you can see four of the golden statues which are at the Palais Chaillot, each having their own excellent details and stand along the wall on one side of the esplanade. More information and details at www.eutouring.com/images_palais_de_chaillot.html
The Pont Neuf is the oldest bridge in Paris, still showing elegant architecture which spans over the river as well as the La Conciergerie in the background which can be found on the Ile de la Cite island.
Here you can see two towers with their cone shaped roofs which are part of the La Conciergerie, which is a historic building which dates back to the 6th century with King Clovis. You may be interested in more; www.eutouring.com/images_la_conciergerie.html
Here you can see a photo of some of the many unique flats that can be found in Paris, each of which have their own identifiable architecture and colours, along with buildings with roof gardens on them.
In this photo you can see a set of statues, otherwise known as a quadriga, of four horses and a person which is found at one of the corners of the Grand Palais in Paris and was created by Georges Recipon.
In this photo you can see the glass and steel roof which is part of the Grand Palais, which is the largest of its kind in Europe, as well as some of the impressive statues also near the roof.
These golden statues can be found between the two wings of the Palais de Chaillot and make for a great view with the famous Eiffel Tower in the background at the beginning of dusk. You may also like www.eutouring.com/images_palais_de_chaillot.html
This bronze statue of Apollon Musagete can be found at Palais Chaillot on its right side, showing the detail which can gone into it along with the many windows which can be seen on the building.
These golden coloured doors and windows at Palais Chaillot can be found beneath the esplanade with the reflection on the glass showing the Eiffel Tower behind.
The Pont au Change bridge leads to La Conciergerie, this photo showing just some of the people crossing it along with some of the great architecture the building provides.
This photo of the La Conciergerie shows the facade of the building beside the River Seine in full on a bright day, with a cargo boat passing by along the river below.
In this photo you can see the side of the La Conciergerie which faces out over the River Seine, this close up shot showing the details on the roof as well as some of the many windows along the facade.
A golden statue which is part of the Pont Alexandre III bridge can be seen in the foreground of the photo, with another statue which can be found on the roof and great architecture of the Grand Palais in Paris.
In this photo you can see a elegant stone statue between the columns, or pillars, found at the front of the Grand Palais, showing not only the details of the statue but also the ornate street lamp in the foreground.
Here you can see the front facade of the Grand Palais, showing just how large the building is compare to the tourists visiting it, as well as the great architecture that has gone into the structure.