Situated on the banks of the river Seine, Paris is the capital of France. The city is divided into twenty arrondissements and with a population of 2.144.700 (but the metropolitan area is about 11 million) it is the largest city in France. Paris is also one of the most famous and visited city of the world. It is full of well known sights like the Eiffel Tower, the cathedral of Notre Dame de Paris and the Arc de Triomphe. Moreover, there are important museums in Paris like the Louvre Museum and the Musée d'Orsay.
Here you can find picture galleries about some of Paris' most famous sights.