Paris is the capital city of France, located in the northern part of the country. It is known for its beautiful architecture, world-class museums, and rich cultural history. Paris is also known as the City of Light, a nickname it earned because it was one of the first cities in the world to have street lighting.
The official language of Paris is French, although many people also speak English, especially in tourist areas. The currency is the Euro. Paris is located in the Central European Timezone (CET), which is one hour ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC+1).
Paris has a population of over 2 million people, with over 12 million people living in the metropolitan area. The city is divided into 20 arrondissements, each with its own unique character and attractions.