Colors of Paris - traditions, festivals, mentality and lifestyle
Parisians have always been distinguished by gallantry and enthusiasm. They are very generous and trusting. At the same time, many tourists notice such features of local people as cunning and calculation. They try to get the most from any situation. The culture of communication is well developed among the local people as they are taught to establish contact with others from early childhood. Here it is believed that a taciturn and modest person will never succeed, even if he/she is very talented and smart. Parisians are not distinguished by punctuality. They can be a little late even for a business meeting.
Your active city break in Paris. Attractions, recreation and entertainment - best places to spend your day and night here
For many travelers Paris Disneyland has become the main entertainment center of the capital of France. Visiting this place will be interesting for everyone. This is a large-scale park, on … Open
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Eiffel Tower ExperienceFrom the series “Breathtaking high-altitude observation points with panoramic views on cities”
Check on the map: Distance from Paris center - 4 km.The deck is open and is equipped with special telescopes, so you can comfortably enjoy the Champs de Mars and other attractions of the French capital. As a rule, most visitors climb the platform at the height of the tourist season, from June to September. At this time, it’s recommended to buy tickets in advance. Those planning to make spectacular photos, have to go on a tour as early in the morning as possible. … Read further
Eiffel TowerFrom the series “15 unofficial man-made wonders of the world”
Check on the map: Distance from Paris center - 3 km.Today, the Eiffel Tower is considered the most visited of the paid-for sights in the world. It's also one of the most photographed buildings in the world. Each year, the symbol of Paris is visited by more than 7 million people. During its history, the tower was visited by a little less than 300 million people. Costs for construction of the grand tower were incredible. However, since the opening of the exhibition, it had such a success among tourists that costs were returned in less than two years. … Read further
Fort d'AubervilliersFrom the series “The most radioactive zones on the planet”
Check on the map: Distance from Paris center - 7 km.At present, the scale of the infected area is about 60 cubic meters. Despite that, this Paris region is living a full life. Here, you can find one of the largest subway stations in the city, many historic houses in which people live, as well as shopping and entertainment centers. Serious measures to clean up the area from the contamination began in 1990. At that time, 60 barrels of nuclear waste were taken away from the old defensive cellars. … Read further
Colors of Paris in photos
Cityguide on traditions, mentality and lifestyle of people in Paris. Learn the best periods to visit Paris to discover its soul - authentic festivals, events and celebrations. We will also reveal the interesting habits, attitude towards the world and to tourists in Paris.