Paris, the capital of France, has about 2.2 million inhabitants -more than 12 million with urban surroundings.
Paris is located in the northern part of France and is crossed by the Seine. It is divided into 20 districts with a total area of 105 square kilometers.
Paris is a political and economic capital of the country and with the main government buildings:
Many cultural events and festivals are held in Paris especially between May and October:
To learn more about the events in Paris, the website of the city of Paris [paris.fr] provides all the practical information.