eiffel tower

The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch 'French Spiderman' Scale a 29-Story Hotel with His Bare Hands

The 55-year-old only used a pair of climbing shoes and a bag of chalk.
Drew Schwartz
6.14.17
Art

Kevin Smith Is Bringing Jay and Silent Bob Back to the Big Screen | Last Week in Art

Snootchie bootchies.
Nathaniel Ainley
2.13.17
Art

Here It Is, the First Mural Ever Painted Beneath the Eiffel Tower

The 500-square-meter 'Endless Sleep' painting sits directly underneath the iconic landmark.
Nathaniel Ainley
9.29.16
Euro 2016

French Riot Police Used Tear Gas, Water Cannon to Quell Fans During and After Euro Finals

Tensions escalated underneath the Eiffel Tower and along the Champs-Élysées, in the aftermath of France's loss to Portugal.
Liam Daniel Pierce
7.10.16
chernobyl

Parkour in Chernobyl: The Ultimate Adventure or a Journey Into Madness?

A parkour collective from Paris placed themselves at significant risk by travelling into Chernobyl's forbidden zone. What they found was an incredible window into the past.
Pau Riera
12.14.15
Design

What Makes a Building Ugly?

Winner of the 2015 Carbuncle Cup for ugliest building goes to London’s Walkie-Talkie tower, but what makes it an eyesore?
Tanja M. Laden
9.8.15
Art

Feed a Digital Forest on the Eiffel Tower with Your Heartbeat

Grow a tree on the Eiffel Tower, feed it with your heartbeat, and help fight deforestation in one riveting interactive installation.
Beckett Mufson
5.27.15
Travel

We Asked Tourists In Paris If They Noticed the Eiffel Tower Was 'Shrouded in Smog'

According to international media, Paris is now "more polluted than Shanghai and London."
Félix Macherez
3.25.15
Design

Wind Powers the Eiffel Tower's Sustainable Future

UGE International's giant turbines are estimated to wipe out the carbon footprint of the structure's entire first floor.
Beckett Mufson
2.25.15
Photo

Candid Photos of the Seine's Riverboat Tourists

"I tried to approach this series in the same way I work on street photography: to find an extraordinary moment within the ordinary," said photographer Adrian Skenderovic.
Adrian Skenderovic
2.4.15
Design

Big Ben and the Eiffel Tower Become Gorgeous Coffee Makers

Ever wanted to brew your coffee inside the Tower of Sauron? Now you can, thanks to Korean design studio Dutch Lab.
Joost Mollen
1.29.15
china

In China's $1 Billion Fake Paris, They Forgot the Baguettes

Tianducheng is literally China's Paris, complete with a replica Eiffel Tower and walls adorned with faux Monets. But something seemed a little off about the "French" cuisine in its cafes.
Noelle Mateer
12.30.14
0102