FRANCE: People stop to observe a replica of the Eiffel Tower built with red bistro chairs to mark the 125th anniversary of the Fermob company’s bistro chairs in Paris June 24, 2014. Like the Eiffel Tower, the famous bistro chairs celebrate their 125th anniversary this year. (REUTERS/John Schults)
The much beloved icon of Paris is also one of the most recreated.
Here’s a selection of Eiffel Towers around the world. (REUTERS)
UNITED STATES: A general view of the Paris hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada March 26, 2012. (REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni)
CHINA: A replica of the Eiffel Tower lights up on the outskirts of Hangzhou, Zhejiang province December 22, 2007. (REUTERS)
FRANCE: A chocolate model of the Eiffel Tower is displayed at the 14th Salon du Chocolat (Paris Chocolate Show) in Paris October 28, 2008. (REUTERS/Benoit Tessier)
HONDURAS: A boy plays on a replica of the Eiffel Tower at Los Dolores square in Tegucigalpa July 18, 2010. The French embassy in Honduras donated the 6 metre (20 feet) replica to the city of Tegucigalpa to commemorate France’s 221 years of independence on Sunday. The replica was the first in Latin America and the 18th in the world, according to embassy officials. (REUTERS/Edgard Garrido)