Cities in EuropeCities in France – Paris City

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Paris, city in north focal France, the capital and biggest city of the nation. It is situated in France’s Île-de-France area, on the Seine River, 370 km (230 mi) upstream from the waterway’s outlet on the English Channel.

Paris is known as the «City of Lights» for its incredibly famous excellence and appeal. Individuals from around the globe rush to the city to see its great exhibit of landmarks and historical centers, appreciate its food, and unwind in its walkway bistros and clubs. Paris is the political, social, and financial focal point of France just as one of the most lively cities on the planet. Around 15 percent of France’s occupants live in the Paris metropolitan region.

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Paris is named after the Parisii, a Celtic people who chose the city’s focal island—the Île de la Cité—in the third century bc. The city has since spread north and south of the Seine. The city lies in a downturn. The most astounding rise is 129 m (423 ft) at the summit of Montmartre in northern Paris.

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Paris appreciates a calm atmosphere. Normal every day temperatures are 20°C (68°F) in summer and 5°C (41°F) in winter. The city gets around 650 mm (26 in) of precipitation every year, spread uniformly through the span of the year. Air contamination is high, caused dominatingly via vehicle traffic and disturbed by the city’s geographic position in a downturn.