The Arc de Triomphe de l’Étoile or Triumphal Arch of the Star in Paris, France. It is a monument to the fallen solders of the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars.

The name of all French Victories and general are inscribed on the inner and outer surfaces.

You can walk under the circle intersection of twelve roads and pop out in the center – and walk around checking out the twelve roads surrounding – you can take the elevator up to the top – but the line was HUGE – or you can book this in advance and skip the line – remember the tip of doing these at least 30 days in advance.

2 Replies to “Arc De Triomphe”

  1. The first time I went there it didn’t know about the tunnel and ran through the five lanes of traffic to get to it! Dumb tourist. Again really great pics. Looks like you guys had decent weather.

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    1. Not dumb, just learning – I saw people over there, so I figured there had to be a way! We did have nice weather, hot but sunny and such a wonderful place – next posting about we left Paris and headed to Tokyo! Hopefully you headed back to Paris again soon.

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