Travel Guide -
Paris is the capital of France and the country’s most popular city. It’s situated on
the river Seine, in Northern France.
The Metropolitan area of Paris has a population of 11, 769,433.
Paris is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world, with 45 million
tourists every year in the Paris Region.
The name Paris derives from a Galish tribe known as the Parisii.
The city was called Lutetia during the fist to sixth Century, but later from the
year 360 to 363 the king named the city Paris.
One of the most popular attraction of Paris is the Eiffel Tower, originally named
the Tower of the 330 m., is a structure made of iron and the design is from a
French engineer called Gustave Eiffel.
It was the tallest building in the world until 1930 when the Chrysler Building was
The tower has three levels for visitors. The walk to the first level is over 300
steps, as is the walk from the first to the second level. The third and highest
level is only accessible by lift.
The tower has become the most important symbol of Paris and France. It’s a
Paris has warm and pleasant summers with average high temperatures of
25 °C and low of 15 °C. In winter the temperature is around 3 °C to 8 °C, and
rarely falls below the freezing point. Spring and autumn have sometimes warm
days and cool evenings. Rain falls throughout the year, and although Paris is
not a very rainy city, it is known for sudden showers.
There are a lot of great places to go in Paris like museums or palaces. One of
the most popular museums in Paris is the Louvre.
It has many works of art, including the Mona Lisa and the Venus de Milo statue
made by Pablo Picasso and Auguste Rodin.
It’s easy to travel between Paris and the rest of France, using the train. There
are regular international flights too. The travel is not very expensive if you live in
Europe, for example the flight from London to Paris it’s quite cheap.
It is a European country.
This is a picture of the territory of France.
This is a
The Eiffel Tower
It is France’s most famous attraction and this is
how it looks like:
He was one of the top artists in the history of
This is a picture of one of his most famous