Travel

Paris and tourists – it’s the love forever!

Crisises or bad weather… Paris remains Paris – one of the most popular touristic destinations for millions of people around the world! Only in the first six months of this year, Paris had received foreign tourists by 14.9 percent more than in the first half-year of 2016, and the total number of visitors of the city grew by 10.2 percent. This data is published by the official Ille-de-France department on tourism.

If we say about travellers from the concrete countries, so, for example, inhabitants of Japan became more by 40 percent. German tourists – by 20.4 percent, from the USA – by twenty and a half, Chinese – by nearly thirty.

The leaders among the most popular sights are Tour Montparnasse (number of visitors has increased by 21 percent), Versailles (by 24) and Arc de Triomphe (by 36).

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As representatives of tourist business say, number of tourists continues to rise. And the first half-year of 2017 is called the best for the last decade.

Only the hotels have received more than 16 million persons for this time, plus those tourists who prefer to rent apartments in Paris or low-price hostels.

And the autumn – the best time for visiting Paris – will come soon, the time when the city becomes unusually picturesque and bewitching.

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