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2013-11-07 04:26:02

MUMBAI, India, November 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Available for Android and iOS, Guiddoo is an audio & visual tour guide to world famous monuments & is a replacement for currently available options Today, is the worldwide launch of Guiddoo [http://guiddoo.com ], the worlds first specialized & personal tour guide mobile application (App). Available for Android and iOS, Guiddoo is a first of its kind mobile app that provides an in-depth and highly researched...

2013-08-14 16:24:54

The iconic Vegas attraction will award the lucky visitor a trip for two to Paris, France LAS VEGAS, Aug. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas prepares to welcome its 10 millionth visitor, on target for early fall. The admired Vegas attraction will award the lucky guest with a trip for two to Paris, France. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130814/LA64383) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120113/LA35407LOGO-b) The...

2013-08-01 15:49:33

In this month's edition of Physics World, a group of physicists describe how unique structures in the natural world are inspiring scientists to develop new types of materials with unprecedented properties. From adhesive tape inspired by the toes of geckos to a potential flaw-resistant coating of aeroplanes inspired by mother of pearl, the attractiveness centers on one concept -- hierarchical design. When materials have a hierarchical design, the overall structure is made up of much...

2012-10-19 04:03:29

Introducing a new line of fine jewelry containing a genuine piece of The Eiffel Tower (Paris, France 1889) Austin, TX (PRWEB) October 18, 2012 Korbella (meaning “beautiful heart”) and Korbella.com launches with the mission of creating beautiful fine jewelry to inspire dreams and capture your personal and treasured Eiffel Tower memories. To commemorate these moments, Korbella acquired a rare artifact–an actual staircase section from the Eiffel Tower, built in 1889 in...

2012-08-07 06:24:26

NEW YORK, Aug. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Tracy Paul & Company, Inc. is proud to announce its representation of Le Bon Marche Rive Gauche's 160th Anniversary, celebrating the milestone of France's first department store. The celebration begins September 24th and will last until December 31st. Renowned French actress, Catherine Deneuve, will host the opening event on September 24th, the eve of Paris Fashion Week. During the three-month long celebration, the store will be honoring its 160th...

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2011-01-12 08:35:00

Experts at the Technical Centre for Mechanical Industries (CETIM) in France have assembled a digital model of the Eiffel Tower in order to help those in charge of the landmark maintain its safety and durability in the years to come, the organization announced on Wednesday. "How can the Eiffel Tower structures be protected against the wears of time and how can the safety and durability of this building which is still the most visited monument in the world be guaranteed?" CETIM officials...

2009-04-09 03:00:00

PARIS, April 9 /PRNewswire/ -- A creative laboratory but also a social insight, the La fabrique du portrait, Rodin face a ses modeles exhibition invites you to discover the considerable but little-known work of Rodin the portraitist. It highlights the artist's creative process and approach in building a portrait. Modelled out of the earth itself, the faces of Baudelaire, Clemenceau and Balzac appear alongside the faces of the bourgeoisie of the end of the 19th century. For this event, the...

2005-12-08 14:12:16

PARIS (Reuters) - France plans to spend a million euros to lure back foreign tourists after its image was damaged by pictures of burning cars and angry youths shown on televisions around the world during recent riots. The Tourism Ministry said on Thursday it will take out advertisements in newspapers and travel websites, with one showing a couple embracing next to the Eiffel Tower. The campaign will particularly target potential visitors from United States, Japan, China, Australia...

2005-10-09 11:44:06

PARIS (Reuters) - French police briefly evacuated tourists from the Eiffel Tower on Sunday following an anonymous bomb threat that proved to be a false alarm, police said. A spokeswoman for Paris police said the famous landmark was evacuated around 1330 GMT after a caller said there was a bomb. The public was allowed back some 90 minutes later. It was not immediately clear how many people had been on the 324-meter (1,063 ft) structure at the time of the alert. Around six million...