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Palace of Versailles, located in the city of Versailles, Île-de-France. Initially, a private retreat for Louis XIII, it was transformed by Louis XIV into a great complex and official royal residence in 1682. In the photo, above, the chapel at Versailles, built by Robert de Cotte, 1710.

 

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Statues in the Louvre Museum. The muse Melpomene, holding a tragic mask, is at the center.

 

Notre Dame de Reims. Its construction started in 1211. Reims was the place of several coronations of kings of France.

 

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Notre Dame

 

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Mont Saint Michel, in the Normandy Coast. The rocky islet is a famous sanctuary, designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site, in 1979.

 

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The Eiffel Tower and Seine River.

 

Le Pont de Pierre, in Bordeaux.

 

Notre Dame Cathedral.

 

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Saint Raphael Beach, French Riviera, in the Mediterranean coast.

 

 Saint Raphael Beach, French Riviera

 

Mont Saint Michel

 

Notre Dame de Reims

 

 

 

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Bordeaux

 

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