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Istanbulkart

Istanbul transportation

Istanbul is a city of over 13 million inhabitants, a maze of narrow streets, boulevards and bridges mixing modernism and historical heritage. Transportation seem a little complicated, but it’s not as incomprehensible as it looks…




Jules César

Bronze statue of Julius Caesar in Rome

This bronze statue of Julius Caesar is located at the Roman Forum in Rome. Often represented as a middle-aged man with a balding pattern, this one represents him as a young general triumphing in ceremonial…


Notre-Dame de Fourvière

Our Lady of Fourviere

Located on the historic hill of Fourvière, this basilica in magnificent white stones dominates the resplendent city of Lyon. It was built from 1872 to 1884 on the site of the Saint-Thomas chapel following a…


Chactas sur la tombe d'Atala

Chactas Meditating on Atala’s Tomb

Chactas is so sad for its beautiful and very Christian Atala . Chactas Meditating on Atala’s Tomb from Francisque Duret was inspired by a Chateaubriand story that depicts the Native American idealism for the 19 th…