History of Paris begins at 55 BC when Romans conquered a small fisherman village in the small island il de la Site. The Gauls were living in a beautiful place surrounded by water and many Romans settled there as well as the left riverside of river Seine. Later or French followed on Romans named the city "Paris" and made it the Capital of their kingdom. During middle ages Paris became a significant religious and spiritual center and major architectural wonders were built. Paris at this time was also an educational and learning center so many students and men of letters moved to Paris Sorbonne University. During Renaissance and Enlightenment ages Paris became a great culture center with rich and power.

The end of Monarchy came in 1789 with the famous French Evolution and the power moved to the people. In the next era Napoleon Bonaparte declared himself emperor of France and he had the ambitious to make Paris the center of the world. After the evolution in 1848 started a new reformation town-planning of Paris where small houses in degraded districts of Paris demolished and Paris road network was build. By the end of the century Paris was the moving force of the west civilization. In the 20th century Paris stayed in the top with a small interrupt the years between 1940 and 1944 when Germany took over. After the end of the world war Paris revived and expanded spectacularly. Today Paris is the Capital of France and the heart of the European Union.

Paris Hotels, cruises, vacation and honeymoon packages, tours, special discounts ...

ibis budget Paris Porte De Montmartre
ibis budget Paris Porte De Montmartre
18th arr., Paris
Review score
6.1
Located in the north of Paris near Boulevard Périphérique, ibis Budget Paris Porte De Montmartre is just a 10-minute walk from Porte de Saint-Ouen Metro Station. Stade de France Stadium is 4 km away. more...
Appartement Avenue Victor Hugo
Appartement Avenue Victor Hugo
16th arr., Paris
Appartement Avenue Victor Hugo offers accommodations in Paris. Appartement Avenue Victor Hugo features views of the garden and is 0.7 miles from Arc de Triomphe. more...
Fraser Suites Le Claridge Champs-Elysées
Fraser Suites Le Claridge Champs-Elysées
8th arr., Paris
Very Good
8.1
Set on the trendy and chic Champs Élysées Avenue, Fraser Suites Le Claridge Champs-Elysées offers fully equipped large suites for short or long-term stays with free Wi-Fi access. more...
Loft Paris Eiffel
Loft Paris Eiffel
16th arr., Paris
Located 0.7 miles from Eiffel Tower, Loft Paris Eiffel offers accommodations in Paris. A dishwasher, an oven and a microwave are provided in the kitchen and there is a private bathroom. more...
Private Apartment - Montorgueil - Chatelet Area
Private Apartment - Montorgueil - Chatelet Area
2nd arr., Paris
Very Good
8.2
Located in the centre of Paris, Private Apartment - Montorgueil - Chatelet Area is 500 metres from the Louvre Museum and a 23-minute walk from Notre-Dame Cathedral. more...
Residence Bergère - Appartements
Residence Bergère - Appartements
9th arr., Paris
Wonderful
9.3
Situated in central Paris, in the 9th district, Residence Bergère offers 6 independent apartments just 1 km from the Galleries Lafayette department store, Opéra Garnier and the Louvre Museum. more...
Hotel Excelsior Latin
Hotel Excelsior Latin
5th arr., Paris
Very Good
8.3
Located 650 ft from the Luxembourg Gardens, the second largest public park in Paris, Hotel Excelsior Latin features 24-hour front desk and elegant, air-conditioned rooms and suites. more...
InterContinental Paris Le Grand
InterContinental Paris Le Grand
9th arr., Paris
Excellent
8.7
Intercontinental Paris Le Grand is located just 100 ft from the Opéra Garnier and Opera Metro Station. It offers 2 restaurants and a health club with sauna and massage treatments. more...
Apartments Du Marais
Apartments Du Marais
2nd arr., Paris
Excellent
8.9
Apartments Du Marais has apartments with kitchen facilities in Paris, within walking distance of the George Pompidou Centre and Les Halles Shopping Mall. more...
Lauriston
Lauriston
16th arr., Paris
Lauriston offers accommodations in Paris, 0.4 miles from Arc de Triomphe and 0.7 miles from Palais des Congrès de Paris. Lauriston features views of the city and is 0.7 miles from Eiffel Tower. more...
Apart'hotel Orion Paris Haussman
Apart'hotel Orion Paris Haussman
9th arr., Paris
Good
7.3
Located 100 metres from the Opéra Garnier, Orion Paris Haussman offers accommodation in the centre of Paris. Free WiFi is featured in public areas. more...
Normandy Hotel
Normandy Hotel
1st arr., Paris
Good
7.0
Just a stone's throw from the world-famous Louvre Museum and the beautiful and lively Jardin des Tuileries, the Normandy Hotel brings you the charm of the Belle Epoque. more...
Chic Apartment for 4 Eiffel Tower Kléber
Chic Apartment for 4 Eiffel Tower Kléber
16th arr., Paris
Located half a mile from Eiffel Tower and 0.7 miles from Arc de Triomphe, Chic Apartment for 4 Eiffel Tower Kléber offers accommodations in Paris. more...
Saint James Albany Paris Hotel Spa
Saint James Albany Paris Hotel Spa
1st arr., Paris
Very Good
8.0
Located in the centre of Paris, opposite to the Jardin des Tuileries and Le Louvre, this hotel offers free access to the 500 m² spa with an indoor pool, fitness centre and hammam. more...

Online Travel guide of Paris with the best Hotels in Paris France. Find the cheapest Paris Hotels & get exclusive online deals. Great rooms at bargain prices. Book online now! Compare Paris Hotels Prices and Reviews.

Great Paris Hotel rates and information See photos, reviews & what's nearby Paris. Detailed tourist and travel information about Hotels of Paris providing also regional Paris information.