Image Description: A Paris sunset may literally be one of the most romantic things to see in the world. You can see the beautiful Paris skyline with the Eiffel Tower standing at attention in the center. The Eiffel Tower is the most recognizable structure in the world and is the tallest structure in Paris. It was named after it's engineer Gustave Eiffel, and was erected in 1889 as the entrance arch to the 1889 World's Fair. This iconic iron lattice giant stands 320 meters tall; which is about as high as an 81 story building and it weighs in at a hefty 7,300 tons of wrought iron. The Eiffel Tower is the most visited paid monument in the world - 7.1 million people visited the Eiffel Tower in 2011 alone!
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