Le Palais de Papes (Pope’s Palace)

Le Palais de Papes (palace of the pope) Avignon, France Constructed from 1334 to 1352, it was the largest and most expensive undertaking of its time. Considered one of mankind’s follies by historian Barbara Tuchman, it was home to several popes.

La Tourette Monastery

La Tourette Monastery, near Lyon France 1955, architect, Le Corbusier. A world heritage site in dire need of major restoration.