Paris, the capital of France, has been among the three most visited cities in the world for many years. Millions of tourists from all over the world come here every year to admire local sights. In addition, the city is the record for the number of references in popular culture. People make films about Paris, sing songs and write books, and someone calls the French capital the most romantic city in the world.
In addition to the most recognizable places to visit in Paris, the city also offers a wide entertainment program. Various festivals are held here annually, which are devoted to different topics. In addition, of course, do not forget about the nightlife in the capital. With the advent of twilight, city lights up the lights and invites its guests to have a great time in its clubs and bars.
Paris is considered one of the cultural centers of Europe. The number of different festivals is very large. Therefore, we will tell only a few of the largest. Among them:
- Paris Fashion Week;
This is the largest event in the global fashion industry. It takes place twice a year – in spring and autumn. Seven days, the most famous fashion designers and fashion houses present to the public the latest fashion trends for the next season. To get to shows for the common person is almost impossible. Fashion Week in Paris is the most closed event of the other similar fashion weeks. Shows are arranged only for buyers, celebrities and the press.
- Retromobile (retro car exhibition) – February;
This event will be interesting to those who love cars. At the exhibition, you can see not only retro cars and their details, but also to communicate with collectors.
- Carnaval de Paris – February / March;
This carnival procession annually passes through the main streets and squares of the city in order to give guests and participants a cheerful mood.
- Marathon International de Paris – April;
This is the largest marathon in France, in which more than 40 thousand people participate annually. The distance of the race is 42 km. Anyone can take part in the race after registering on the official website of the event.
Paris is one of the centers of entertainment in Europe. At any time during the night, you can find many places to enjoy the city. In the French capital, there are many places where you can have fun – from the illuminated streets of Montmartre, to active nightlife in bars and restaurants.
You can go to the cabaret show in the Moulin Rouge or Le Lido. In the Bastille area is located most of the most famous nightclubs of the city. The Pigalle district is also widely known in Paris. Here come those who like to visit strip clubs. The main peak of entertainment is on Thursday, Friday and Saturday.