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Chapelle Notre Dame de la Salette, Billom, Auvergne (France) - © Roger Choplain, Roland Maston

Chapelle Notre Dame de la Salette, Billom, Auvergne (France) - © Roger Choplain, Roland Maston

Saint-Michel d’Aiguilhe, Le Puy-en-Velay, France [Auvergne]

Saint-Michel d’Aiguilhe, Le Puy-en-Velay, France [Auvergne]

Tournemire, Auvergne | 58 villages français à visiter avant de mourir

58 sublimes villages français à voir au moins une fois

Tournemire, Auvergne | 58 villages français à visiter avant de mourir

Auvergne on a plate: food foraging in the heart of France

Volcanic France: exploring the unsung Auvergne region

Auvergne on a plate: food foraging in the heart of France

Auvergne

Auvergne

Moulins (Allier) - Château des Ducs de Bourbon - mi-XIV - fin XVème

Moulins (Allier) - Château des Ducs de Bourbon - mi-XIV - fin XVème

Gustave Eiffel was one of greatest engineer of his time. In 1883 the government decided to celebrate the centenary of the French Revolution, to organize a World Exhibition in Paris in 1889. The France must present the image of a strong nation and projects multiplied to represent the force. Gustave Eiffel, introduced the draft tower. Initially, the idea does not appeal, but In 1887, construction of the Tour starts. It was completed March 31, 1889. It is the triumph of Gustave Eiffel.

The construction of the Eiffel Tower

Gustave Eiffel was one of greatest engineer of his time. In 1883 the government decided to celebrate the centenary of the French Revolution, to organize a World Exhibition in Paris in 1889. The France must present the image of a strong nation and projects multiplied to represent the force. Gustave Eiffel, introduced the draft tower. Initially, the idea does not appeal, but In 1887, construction of the Tour starts. It was completed March 31, 1889. It is the triumph of Gustave Eiffel.