This is the 57 and 10 freeway interchange in southern California. It almost seems that Google Earth has changed its Terrain imaging recently, and this is one of the effects, particularly of a road (or freeway in this instance) overpassing another.
At the beginning of 20th century Paris was surrounded by a triple circle of fortification.
The 1rst circle has now totally vanished and was standing roughly at the actual inner circle freeway.
Other 2 circles (inner and outer) are still standing and mostly occupied by army, research or official archives installations and eventually theatres.
Notre Dame de Paris (French for "Our Lady of Paris," meaning the church in Paris dedicated to Mary, the mother of Jesus), often known simply as Notre Dame in English, is a gothic cathedral on the eastern half of the Île de la Cité in Paris, France, with its main entrance to the west. While a major tourist destination, it is still used as a Roman Catholic cathedral (archbishopric of Pa...
The Four seasons Hotel George V is situated near the Champs Elysée at 31, avenue George V in Paris. This place is considered as one of the luxuriest hotel in the world. Very well situated, this five stars hotel has private terraces that command all Paris. More info on http://www.fourseasons.com/paris/