Curious Traveler

Curious Paris #201

Monday, November 20, 10:30 pm on CREATE

Duration: 0:26:46

Description: Why does Paris look like Paris? Why were the Eiffel Tower and the Pont Alexandre III built for World Expos? Why is the Opera Garnier so ornate? Why is there a Romano-Byzantine Basilica atop the highest point in Paris? Why are the streets so windy in Montmartre? Why was a famous cabaret built inside a red mill: the Moulin Rouge?


Broadcast In: English