Seine River hits all major spots in Paris like the Notre Dame Cathedral, Louvre Museum and Eiffel Tower, just to name a few.
UNESCO added the banks of the river in Paris—the Rive Gauche and Rive Droite—to its list of World Heritage Sites in Europe.
The only place I have ever seen where the main square is made of water.
Specifically, thermal water, known since 6th century BC.
The lights give tone and emphasis to the falling water, on a cold night following a rainy day.
Magnificent view from the US side of the Falls.
With my feet in Indiana, looking at Louisville’s skyline from the Ohio River bank.
Muhammad Ali, Louisville’s son, threw the gold medal he won in the 1960 Rome Olympics from this bridge, apparently in disgust after having been turned away at a restaurant and harassed by a white motorcycle gang.
The Mississippi river passes quietly through Memphis on its way to the Gulf of Mexico.
It has been the source of inspiration for books and songs.
Its name comes from “misi-ziibi” (great river) in Ojibwe, local Native American language.