Top 100 iconic landmarks of the world (P.46) Notre-Dame de Paris: Symbols of the city of Paris and the French nation
(WorldKings.org) Notre-Dame de Paris, referred to simply as Notre-Dame, is a medieval Catholic cathedral on the Île de la Cité (an island in the Seine River), in the 4th arrondissement of Paris.
WORLDKINGS - Worldkings News - Europe Records Institute (EURI) Paris Opera Ballet: Oldest ballet company in the world
(WorldKings.org) The Paris Opera Ballet was founded in 1669, making it the oldest company in the world, and has origins in the court of Louis XIV.
(WorldKings.org) The cakes sold briskly in the mid- and late-2010’s to bag the Guinness World Records certification for sales of 12.5 million products in five years.
WORLDKINGS - Worldkings News - Europe Records Institute (EURI) – Paris Opera Ballet: World's oldest national ballet company
(Worldkings.org) The ballet company consists of 154 dancers, among them 17 Danseurs Étoiles. The principal dancers give 180 dance performances each year, primarily at the Palais Garnier.
(Worldkings.org) The cathedral is one of the most widely recognized symbols of the city of Paris and the French nation. As the cathedral of the Archdiocese of Paris, Notre-Dame contains the cathedra of the Archbishop of Paris (Michel Aupetit).
(WorldKings.org) Fashion week is basically a long-running event in which fashion designers and fashion houses sashay their collections on the ramp walk to potential buyers across the world. The concept of such events originated from the heart of international fashion, Paris and eventually went on to attract the interest of fashion industries from all over the globe. This is top 5 most influential fashion weeks in the world.
Unique architectural constructions around the world (P.40) - Flower tower (France) : Green living environment in the heart of bustling Paris
(WorldKings.org) In Paris's 17th arrondissement is a 10-story apartment building that’s so completely covered with potted plants that the building itself is invisible. Each flower pot is dense with foliage from rapidly growing bamboo plants. With 380 such irregularly spaced flower pots lining the balconies on three sides of the building, the entire apartment block appears to be a giant display of potted plants.
[WORLDKINGS] Exceptional places around the world (P.192) – Tianducheng (China) : The suburban that took inspiration from the city of light – Paris
(WorldKings.org) These two photographs of the Eiffel Tower look very similar, but they aren’t the same, which you can probably tell from their different surroundings. One of the Eiffel Towers is the original standing in Paris. The other is a replica located in Tianducheng, in the suburbs of Hangzhou in China.
WORLDKINGS - Worldkings News - Europe Records Institute (EURI) – The Monnaie de Paris: World's oldest continuously-running minting institution operating
(Worldkings.org) Administratively speaking, the "Direction of Coins and Medals", the national mint is an administration of the French government charged with issuing coins as well as producing medals and other similar items.
(WorldKings.org) Centers of higher education have been around for hundreds of years, and even millennia in some cases, but not all withstand the test of time. Over the centuries, many of the world’s oldest universities have disbanded, split into autonomous colleges or become modernized beyond all recognition.