This photo shows a collection of statues called Peace, along with other intricate sculptures over the facade of the Grand Palais.
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… must include the Eiffel Tower. We got there on L’Open Tour hop-on/hop-off bus – a great way to explore a new city! On the north-west side of the River Seine is the Palais de Chaillot building, housing two museums (not visited – too time consuming), with lovely gardens and fountains leading down to the river. 110 more words
The legendary figure Pocahontas was born Matoaka in 1595 in Werowocomoco, Virginia. Most people know the Disneyfied version of Pocahontas, the daughter of Chief Powhatan, who spared the life of John Smith, an Englishman who captured Indians whilst trying to take over their land. 67 more words