The Arch Of Triumph
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An iconic site of Bucharest. Just a reminder for what the city is also called "Little Paris"
Never been to Paris? This is as close as you're going to get! It's the Arc de Triumph, just a bit smaller :)
The history of the monument dates back to the mid 19th century. Until 1922, previous versions of the arch were hastily and repeatedly built in 1848, 1859, 1878, 1906 and 1918, in order to mark certain military and political achievements of Romania. Yet, given the perishable nature of the…
The Triumph Arch was built after the First World War and commemorates the Romanian Heroes. It's a massive 27 meters high building. It's situated in the northern part of Bucharest.
First built in 1878 as a wooden monument to mark Romania’s Independence, Bucharest’s Arch of Triumph (Arcul de Triumf) has long been one of the city’s most memorable landmarks. It is still a poignant reminder of Romania’s independence, it’s the site of military parades and celebrations on Romania's…