Fri, Jul 15, 2016, 06:50 AM
A massive fireworks display over Paris on Thursday as the country celebrated Bastille Day. At the Eiffel Tower, the iconic Parisian monument was seen lit up in the colours of the French national flag before erupting into a fireworks performance. Across the country, people of all ages come together to celebrate, and simply enjoy the public holiday. July 14 was adopted as a national holiday from 1880.