November 25, 2012

Notre Dame, Paris

Photograph by Stephen Alvarez, National Geographic

A fire-breather performs outside Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris. Boasting some of the most recognizable Gothic architecture and religious art in Europe, Notre Dame is a stronghold of the city’s cultural life. The west facade of the cathedral features a rose window measuring 31 feet wide with a statue of the Virgin and Child at its center.

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