Founded more than 2000 years ago, the city was first established as a Celto-Roman settlement. Its present name was given by its earliest inhabitants – the Gallic tribe well-known as “Parisii”.
Today Paris is a modern and vibrant city with a significant business, commercial and economic activities as a well it is also a world capital city of fashion and shopping.
The “City of Love”, as it is often nicknamed, is also the most visited city in the world. It’s visited by more than 30 million foreign tourists annually. Its top sights list is too extensive and includes numerous museums, theatres, monuments and architectural sites.