Europe is filled with amazing cities, which are worth to be visited during longer weekend. Nowadays Polish travelers are choosing trips like that very often, cause it is a lot easier to travel by plane, and cheaper. If you like to see some interesting monuments in probably the most popular city in the world, you have to go for a tour to the capital of France.
The city of Love
In Paris we can find plenty of interesting examples of architecture from many styles. That is why this city is really great place for holidays with someone we love. Of course the most romantic area will be the Eiffel Tower, you can take a nice picture in front of it and climb at the top of the tower. In there you will be able to admire amazing panorama over entire city. Another nice spot is the Tuileries, the most popular garden in entire Paris. It is nice area to relax and have a picnic on the grass. If you like to explore beautiful narrow streets in the evening, the Montmartre district will be the best option for romantic tour. At the top of the hill of the same name the Sacre Coeur basilica is situated.
Because of the fact, that plenty of popular painters used to live in the Paris, during the vacations in the city you can see very interesting galleries. The most popular is Louvre, amazing collection situated into the former residence of French royals. It the most popular exponent is Mona Lisa painting. You can also see in there works of Rembrandt, Rubens, Michelangelo and more. Another nice gallery is Museum d’Orsay, popular because huge collection of impressionist. You will be able to admire in there Monet, Manet, Cezanne, can Gogh and a lot more . People who better like modern art may visit Pompidou Center, with huge collection of recent painters like Dali, Picasso, Miro and Kandinsky.
During the sightseeing in the center of Paris you will be passing by many interesting buildings. The most popular church in this metropolis is Notre Dame cathedral, amazing Gothic temple, constructed in the fourteenth century. If you are admirer of Baroque architecture good idea will be a trip to the Garnier Opera, beautiful place, constructed in Revival style. And if you like to take a lot of pictures of main monuments you need also go to the Arc de Triomphe, build in the beginning of eighteenth century, as a symbol of war victory in Napoleon’s times. Of course you shouldn’t also miss a trip to the Versailles Palace, situated half an hour drive by train from the city center.