Take in the sights and smells of
revolutions and renaissance.
Paris, located on the Seine River, was founded by a Celtic people referred to as the Parisii. Paris fast became one of the largest cities in the western world with a prosperous trading centre and the University of Paris, which is known to be one of the first formal tertiary institutions in Europe. Today Paris holds as an important location for finance, commerce, fashion, science, and the arts.