World's Most Popular Landmarks

Travel + Leisure’s first-ever reader survey of iconic landmarks yielded some surprise favorites.

No. 4 Eiffel Tower, Paris

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Gustave Eiffel’s 984-foot monument of open-latticed wrought iron wowed the 1889 World Expo, instantly becoming a Paris icon—despite initial resistance from Parisians themselves.

 

World's Most Popular Landmarks

No. 4 Eiffel Tower, Paris

Gustave Eiffel’s 984-foot monument of open-latticed wrought iron wowed the 1889 World Expo, instantly becoming a Paris icon—despite initial resistance from Parisians themselves.

 

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