Rough Guides Snapshot Germany: North Rhine-Westphalia by Rough Guides
By Rough Guides
The tough advisor photograph to North Rhine-Westphalia is the final word trip consultant to Germany's so much populous country. It courses you thru the area with trustworthy info and accomplished insurance of all of the attractions and sights, from Cologne's cathedral to Bonn's museums and consuming and consuming in Düsseldorf.
Detailed maps and up to date listings pinpoint the simplest cafés, eating places, inns, retailers, bars and nightlife, making sure you have got the easiest journey attainable, no matter if passing via, staying for the weekend or longer.
Also integrated is the fundamentals part from the Rough consultant to Germany, with the entire useful details you would like for traveling in and round Germany, together with shipping, nutrition, drink, charges, fairs and outdoors actions.
Also released as a part of the Rough advisor to Germany.
Full assurance: Cologne, Brühl, Bonn, The Siebengebirge, Aachen, Wuppertal, Düsseldorf, Duisburg, Essen, Dortmund, The reduce Rhine, Soest, Paderborn, Detmold, Lemgo and Münster
(Equivalent to 112 revealed pages.)
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Louis Le Vau (1612–70) and Jules French has been dubbed “the language of Molière,” after playwright Jean-Baptiste Poquelin, alias Molière, (1622– 73), who helped create the Comédie-Française, now situated near his home in Rue Richelieu. On the Left Bank, the Odéon Théâtre de l’Europe was home to playwright Jean Racine (1639–99). -E. Blanche (about 1910) Scientists Exiled in Paris The Duke and Duchess of Windsor married in France after his abdication in 1936 as King Edward VIII. The city granted them a rent-free mansion in the Bois de Boulogne.
The Naughty Nineties The Lumière brothers captured the daring negligée fashions of the 1890s in the first moving images of the cinematograph. Central Hall of the Grand Palais The Grand Palais (p210) was built to house two huge exhibitions of French painting and sculpture at the World Exhibition of 1889. 1891 First metro 1871 Third 1874 Monet paints first 1885 Louis Pasteur Republic established Impressionist picture: Impression: Soleil levant discovers rabies vaccine 1870 Zoo animals were shot to feed the hungry (see p226) 1870 Siege of Paris 1875 station opens 1889 Eiffel Tower built 1880 1885 1890 Entrance ticket to the exhibition Louis Pasteur 1889 Great Exhibition T H E H I S T O R Y O F PA R I S Citroën 5CV France led the world in the early development of the automobile.
Shopping center Citroën Goddess (1956) With its ultra-modern lines, this became Paris’s most prestigious car. 1950 1962 André Malraux, Minister Construction of UNESCO, and the Musée de Radio-France 1945 President de Gaulle Ducting at of Culture, begins renovation the Pompidou program of run-down Center districts and monuments 1950 1955 1960 1965 1958 1964 1968 Establishment of Fifth Republic with de Gaulle as President Reorganization of the Ile de France Student riots and workers’ strikes in the Latin Quarter 1977 Pompidou Center opens.