Paris is the capital of France, the biggest country of Europe with 550 000 km2. Paris has 2.234 million population end 2011. She is the core of Ile de France area (12 million people). Founded more than 2000 years ago, Paris is a modern and brilliant city with considerable industrial, ethnical, educational, clinical, administrative, business activity.
Paris is a world investment city of shopping and fashion, with Route, Dior, Vuitton, Yves Saint-Laurent between many other top french fashion manufacturers. The French traditions of best food still dominates in many restaurants, such as gastronomic restaurants and exceptional family type places. All of this changes Paris into a exclusive tourist city.
Paris is separated into 20 arrondissements designated 1 to 20. The first arrondissement includes the Ile de la Cite, the Louvre and the Tuileries Gardens. The other arrondissements manage from there in a clockwise route. A zip code just like 75004 indicates Paris, 4th arrondissement. See map of Paris Arrondissements. Paris has one main City Hall and 20 arrondissement city halls. Check out below some of Paris new photographs 2012.
Paris At Night