Some Impressions from France#by Tobias Högg
Place des Concelles#
The Place des Concelles is one of the most famous places in Bordeaux. With a size of 12 hectare it is the largest square in Europe. The trees are planted in staggered rows, this is where the word "concelles" comes from.
Since centurys the 3.450 qm big Miroir d'eau is the sign of Bordeaux and famous in the whole world. This place was built for 20 years in the 18th century.
The Grand Théâtre was built by architect Victor Louis für 20 years in the 18th century at the time of Ludwig XVI. Today there are many events during every year, like concerts, operas and ballet shows.
More glimpses of Bordeaux#