Paris was founded in the 3rd century BC by a Celtic people called the Parisii,
who gave the city its name. By the 12th century, Paris was the largest city in the ... More »
A list of 10 interesting facts we learnt about Paris! ... They date back to the 15th
century and have been much restored in the 1970s. Half-timbered houses in ...
Feb 3, 2015 ... Here are ten zany facts about Paris that we'd wager even the locals don't know. ...
our friends behind the Smarter Paris app have found some wacky stats. ... 10:
And there's plenty of bars too, although not as many as bakeries.
France Facts: did you know that... France is the most visited country in the world:
83 million tourists in 2012?
Learn some interesting information about France while enjoying a range of fun
facts and trivia ... The famous Eiffel Tower in Paris was built as the entrance point
for the 1889 World Fair. ... Three winter Olympics have been hosted in France.
Jun 29, 2015 ... Since our theme this month is Paris, we thought you might like to learn ... Here
are some interesting facts about Paris you may have not known!
Dec 4, 2013 ... It took 666 years to build the Louvre. It was originally built as a palace but is now
the most visited art museum in the world. It houses over 35 ...
Here are some interesting facts to prepare you for life in France, or if you are ...
About a quarter is covered by forest; only Sweden and Finland have more. ... of
France's 65.5 million inhabitants live in urban areas, and Paris, the capital, has
Oct 19, 2015 ... Here's a list of 10 facts about Paris that you've never heard of. ... If you have ever
been to Paris, you may have noticed that taxis are nearly ...
Jan 24, 2015 ... Here are ten interesting, quirky and fun facts about Paris you'll be ... take a look
around and try to imagine what it must have been like in 53 BC ...