View of Paris skyline from Notre Dame de Paris panorama

Paris Skyline

PARIS, France — For a big city–12 million people and counting–Paris doesn’t have the kinds of skyscrapers you might expect. Aside from a few carefully segregated clusters, most of Paris’s buildings aren’t more than five or six stories tall. But the things that do stand out are world class landmarks.

Eiffel Tower in Paris on a Sunny Spring Day

The Iron Lady of Paris (The Eiffel Tower)

PARIS, France — The Eiffel Tower is one of the world’s most recognizable landmarks. Standing tall over the Paris Skyline, it has become an iconic symbol for all travelers.