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Paris is the capital
and the largest city of France.
It is the 6th largest city of Europe.
Paris the capital of the Region Ile de France.
The city is located around the river Seine
in the Northern Part of France
200 km south of the North See.
The name Paris comes from the Ceptic Tribe "Parissi".
The city originally known as Lutecia during the Roman Empire
slowly changed to Paris.
In 987 Hugh Capet, Count of Paris became King of France
and made Paris capital of France.
From 1852 to 1870 the city underwent
massive renovation under the initiative of Emperor Napoleon III
and the Seine Prefet Baron Haussmann
renovating the beautiful Halles Centrales foodmarket
and creating wide Avenues and open Spaces.
Empress Eugenie was the artistic eye behind the renovation
of the Paris Les Halles market.
The Eiffel Tower was build in 1889.
Vienna and Paris are the action places
of the Belle Epoque Novels La Rose Blanche
and La Broche Bleue
by Caroline von Krockow
During World War II the city was almost undamaged
in particular as General von Choltitz
refused to carry out the order to destroy all Monuments.
Today the city is the Worlds most popular Tourist destination.
The central transport hub is Chatelet les Halles.
Picture taken in the Marguerite de Navarre staircase
with filmproducer Lilly Solms.
It is the home of many famous brands,
world capital of the fashion and luxury Industry
and home of Cremerie de Paris
from where Phone Book of the World is edited.
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City of Paris Info Line
Numero Mairie de Paris
5 beautiful Museums
Phone Book of Paris: Directory Yellow Pages + White Pages
Annuaire avec Pages Jaunes et Pages Blanches Paris
Guia Telefonica con Paginas Amarillas y Paginas Blancas Paris
Telefonbuch fuer Paris mit Gelben Seiten und Weissen Seiten
Elenco Telefonico con Pagine Gialle e Pagine Bianche Parigi