Eiffel Tower – A Symbol of Paris and France

La Tour Eiffel

From an Eyesore to One of the most Famous Paris Landmarks: Originally intended as a structure to commemorate the centenary celebration of the French Revolution, who could've guessed that 100 years later the Eiffel Tower would become the symbol of Paris itself? After all, when the the tower was … [Read more...]

Nazare – Funicular Railway to Sitio

Ascenor da Nazare 1889 - 2014: 2014 marks the 125th anniversary of the Nazare's Funicular. This century-old public transport mode was inaugurated on July 28, 1889.  The funicular railway is  considered to be one of the better initiatives of the town's history, allowing the growth and … [Read more...]