2000 years down the line, Paris still stands out as an important city, being France’s capital city. Renowned as “the city of lights” and also the “city of love”, Paris today is among the world’s paramount destination for fashion, business, culture, and entertainment. Just by mentioning the name Paris, the city’s images of world popular landmarks, cathedrals and museums are conjured up!
Paris is also known as the Capital of fashion, as it boasts of being home to the world’s renowned designer names like Yves Saint-Laurent, Christian Dior, and L’Oreal.
An overview of Paris’ top tourist travel attractions includes: The Eiffel Tower which is the most iconic symbol of Paris, ranking as the top thing on the tourist’s bucket list. Scaling more than 300 meters high in the Champ de Mars park, Eiffel Tower came into existence in 1889’s world exposition. Providing an excellent photography opportunity regardless the time of day or night, the Eiffel tower is among one of the world’s most photographed tourist attractions!
The Louvre museum is also one of the top most visited museums, located in the Louvre Palace. Its distinct glass pyramid is what marks the entrance. Being home to close to 1 million artifacts, the Louvre is home to one of the world’s popular artworks, inclusive of Leonardo da Vinci’s “Mona Lisa” and Michelangelo’s “Dying Slave.”
Other renowned attractions include; Place de la Concorde, Jardin du Luxembourg, Arc de Triomphe, Musee d’Orsay, Notre Dame de Paris, Sainte-Chapelle, Sacre Coeur and Centre Pompidou, each place having its own distinct view!