Paris in a nutshell


The capital of France is known around the world for its history, with its diverse monuments and leading museums, good food and wine, fashion boutiques and its romantic feel, making it a favourite place for lovers.

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Anyone can really enjoy a visit to Paris, as it has so much to offer and the French atmosphere of calm and bustle will get you.

What world-famous sights in Paris not to miss and where to discover lesser-known places? This guide will help you plan your stay in one of the world's most visited cities.

Population Country Name French / English Time zone
2 100 000
10 800 000 with agglomeration

Paris / Paris

UTC +1

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Whether you’re visiting Paris for the first time or repeatedly, check out our handy tips and recommendations: