The Pont Neuf, the oldest standing bridge across the river Seine in Paris, France. Construction began in 1578 and it stands by the western point of the Île de la Cité, the island in the middle of the river that was the heart of medieval Paris.
Egypt - Egyptian culture flourished during this long period and remained distinctively Egyptian in its religion, arts, language and customs. The first two ruling dynasties of a unified Egypt set the stage for the Old Kingdom period, c. 2700–2200 BC., which constructed many pyramids, most notably the Third Dynasty pyramid of Djoser and the Fourth Dynasty Giza pyramids.
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