Paris

Location

France

Currency

Euro

Language

French

Population

2.16 Million

On the Map

About

Paris is the capital city of France. The French historic, political and economic capital, with a population of only 2.5 million is located in the northern part of France. One of the most beautiful cities in the world. Home to historical monuments such as Notre Dame, the Eiffel tower (320m), Bastille, Louvre and many more. Much of the city was re-designed by Haussmann in the 19th century.

Paris has a population of more than 2.5 million people, and the city is divided into 20 “arrondissements” (districts) which are numbered 1 to 20. The historical name for the city is Parisii and given by the Gauls, however the Romans arrived in 52 B.C. and changed the name to Lutetia.The night life is rich with the famous cabarets such as the Moulin Rouge, Lido and the Crazy Horse. Gastronomic restaurants offering cuisine of the finest are numerous and at all prices.

Weather: (High/Low) (°F)

January

46°/37°

February

48°/37°

March

55°/42°

April

62°/46°

May

68°/52°

June

74°/57°

July

78°/61°

August

78°/60°

September

71°/55°

October

63°/50°

November

52°/43°

December

47°/39°

Events

January

Fashion Week

February

Valentine’s Day

March

Bois de Vincennes (half-marathon), Saut Hermes

April

Art Paris Art Fair

December

Christmas

Known For

Cafe culture

The Eiffel Tower

The Louvre

Notre Dame

The Moulin Rouge

Pastries

Fashion

Flight times from

NYC

7 hours, 46 minutes

London

55 minutes

Los Angeles

11 hours, 49 minutes

Dubai

7 hours, 2 minutes

Hong Kong

12 hours, 29 minutes

Sao Paulo

12 hours, 29 minutes