In every French city, you will find several squares. There are several that stand out. The first square is the Place de la Concorde, located in Paris. It features an obelisk that was gifted to France by Egypt in the 1800s. Another square is the Place du Capitole, located in Toulouse, which features an opera house and town hall. One of the largest open squares in Europe is the Place Bellecour in Lyon. Read on to find out more about other squares located in France and the history behind them.
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Rory Ramsden is a French property finder and buyer's agent working for high net worth private clients wishing to buy a chateau, manor or vineyard in the south west of France. He has lived in France for 8 years after spending time travelling the world on business.
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