A district coast, Kollam is about 71 kms from Trivandrum city. Near the famous Ashtamudi Lake Kollam is famous for
A district coast, Kollam is about 71 kms from Trivandrum city. Near the famous Ashtamudi Lake Kollam is famous for its cashew industry and historical monuments. Moreover, Kollam is also known for the scenic backwaters. With lush vegetation and crystal clear waters, backwaters of Kollam make the gateway to the magnificent backwaters of Kerala. A cruise from Alleppey Kollam offer a wonderful opportunity to observe nature in its purest form. The way you see the shore with tropical trees offers protection for many species of exotic birds such as cuckoos, herons, ducks, etc. water fed also offers a natural habitat for aquatic plants like water lilies and lotus.
The Eiffel Tower is an iron tower built beside the River Seine in Paris. Originally conceived as a structure to commemorate French Revolution, no one would have thought that 100 years later The Eiffel Tower would become the symbol of Paris itself. The Eiffel Tower is named for the engineer Alexandre Gustave Eiffel. For two years, 1887-1889, 300 steel workers struggled to 18,038 piece of steel with 2.5 million steel screws to join. When thinking about safety measures in the 19th Century, it is noteworthy that only one of the workers died during the construction of the tower.
In all that 7300 tons of steel are used to form three levels of the tower. These amounts currently house two restaurants and a snack bar. Altitude 95 is a first stage. Jules Verne restaurant on the second floor and in the cafeteria at the third level Jules Verne restaurant even has a Michelin star. The Eiffel Tower is 300 meters high, reaching 21 meters without an antenna mounted on the top, and around, most of the visitors have to climb 1,665 steps. The number of steps over the years with various renovations varies. Fortunately, visitors can come to one of the many elevators up.
At the beginning of the Eiffel Tower met a lot of resistance, there were widespread calls to demolish some of the considered ugly and disturbing. That would be if it were used as an antenna for the advanced technology of the time of the telegraph. In 1909, a permanent underground radio built in 1957 and has been used as a transmission medium site for FM radio and television. The tower was even part of scientific research. In 1910, Wulf will be used to perform measurements that led to the discovery of cosmic rays make.