triumphal arch

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a monumental archway

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We even cycled around the Arc de Triomphe and finally arrived at the Eiffel Tower.
The Renaissance Paris Arc de Triomphe is our latest gem in a global portfolio of more than 140 hotels and resorts," said Tina Edmundson, senior vice president, lifestyle brands and Renaissance operations.
A VFB Holidays offer a pass with its "Paris Culturel" short break giving free unlimited access to more than 70 attractions, including the Arc de Triomphe.
FEW SIGHTS IN PARIS ARE BETTER than standing on the Champs Elysees at night and looking at the Arc de Triomphe.
From its vantage point on the Arc de Triomphe this timeless call to arms has been used by countless regimes to congeal past history to various political molds.
Between 1808 and 1836, a triumphal arch was erected on the Place de l'Etoile to honor Napoleon's 660 generals and 128 battles: the Arc de Triomphe de l'Etoile exemplifies the glorification of the nation's heroic military might at the height of power.
CommonHealth Paris is located at 21 Rue Quentin Bauchart, Paris, minutes from the Arc de Triomphe.
All the wonderful sights such as the Eiffel Eif Tower and the Arc de Triomphe, together with the distinctive atmosphere of this much loved city will make this a Valentine's Weekend to remember.
The Prix de la Victoire was suggested as a name, but it was decided the race would be named after the Arc de Triomphe as the monument had been the scene of a victory parade in 1919 following World War I 3.
It consists of an 87-mile run from Marble Arch in London to the Dover coast, a 22-mile swim across the English Channel and a 181-mile cycle from Calais to the Arc de Triomphe in Paris.
pounds 260 Take a three-day holiday to Paris, staying at the three-star Pavillon Pereire Arc de Triomphe, with the flight leaving Cardiff on Monday, February 7.
You'll have three nights at a modern hotel located less than three miles from the Arc de Triomphe or Notre Dame, the geographical centre of Paris, including breakfast.
FRANCE'S first lady Carla Bruni found the traditional Bastille Day celebrations just ew by yesterday, thanks to a spectacular aerial display over the Arc de Triomphe in Paris.
SEA THE STARS joined the equine greats by becoming the first in history to complete the Guineas-Derby-Arc treble with a stunning victory in the Qatar Prix de'l Arc de Triomphe at Longchamp.