Tagged: France

Paris Pantheon

Paris Pantheon A Sacred Destination

Paris Pantheon is a temple dedicated to all Gods, it was built in the Latin Quarter in Paris. The church was originally dedicated to St. Genevieve and is residence to reliquary chasse which contains...

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Via Francigena The Holy Path Of Pilgrimage

Duration: About three months. (85 days without stops). Distance: 1900 km, navigates through England, France, Switzerland, Italy. The Trivia The ‘Via Francigena’ is the most famous pilgrimage path that spans more than thousand kilometers...

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Eiffel Tower Symbol of Paris and France

The icon of the nation and an icon of the city of Paris, Eiffel Tower was built in the year 1889 and since then it has been thronged by millions of visitors every year....

Mont Saint Michel: Wonder Of The West

Mont Saint Michel Wonder Of The West

Located on the tiny rocky island engulfed by furious tides of the Bay between Normandy & Brittany, a ‘Gothic-Benedictine’ abbey dedicated to the archangel Saint Michel looks keenly over France’s northwestern coast. This amazing...

La Pourcailhade A French Festival to Honor The Humble Swine

Where: – Trie Sur Baise, Haute-Pyrenees, France. When: – Second Sunday in August; 10 Aug 2014; 9 Aug 2015.             ‘La Pourcailhade’ is a French festival celebrated every year in the small town of...