Dec 12-13, 2023    Paris, France
2nd International Conference on

Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases

About Paris City:

Paris is known as the "City of light" and it holds the title of the largest city in France. The area is 105 square kilometers, and around 2.15 million people live there. If suburbs are counted, the population of the Paris area rises to 10.7 million people. It is the most densely populated city in the European Union, with 20.653 people per square kilometer. The Seine River runs through the oldest part of Paris and divides it into two parts, known as the Left Bank and the Right Bank. It is surrounded by many forests. Paris is also the center of the French economy, politics, traffic, and culture. Paris is not just the capital of France; it’s the capital of fashion and the city of love. Located by the River Seine in the north of France, Paris is reputed for being the most beautiful and romantic city in the world. It is overwhelmed with culture, history, iconic architecture, arty treasures, delicious food, and exciting fashion. Europe’s most enchanting city, Paris is known for its many monuments, especially the Eiffel Tower, Notre-Dame Cathedral, Arc de Triomphe, Opera Garnier, Les Invalides, etc. Paris was home to some of the best artists throughout history; hence, it harbors treasures and antiques from the masters like Picasso, Van Gogh, Monet, Dali, and Renoir. Paris (and the whole of France) is famous for its food and drinks; from cozy little cafes to one of its many Michelin-starred restaurants – the food is prepared and presented with perfection here. Whether you’re a first-timer or a regular visitor, Paris always seems magical as there are so many places to explore. It’s no wonder that the city is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world and welcomes over 45 million visitors every year.

Best places to visit while you are in Paris:

  1. The Eiffel Tower is the most famous sight in Paris, built by Gustave Eiffel in 1889 with 6,300 tonnes (13,900,000 pounds) of iron — that means 18,000 pieces of iron and 2.5 million rivets. With a height of 300 meters, for a long time, it was the highest tower in the world.
  2. The Louvre is a museum with very famous, old works of art, such as the Mona Lisa and the Venus de Milo. The building was built as a house for French kings.
  3. The Musee d'Orsay was a train station, but it is now an art museum. Most of the art at the Musée D'Orsay was made between 1848 and 1915.
  4. The Moulin Rouge is a cabaret with many shows, and it opened in 1889. It is in Montmartre — a part of Paris with exciting nightlife. In the Moulin Rouge, women put on a famous dance called the French cancan.
  5. The Champs-Elysees is probably the most famous street in Paris and one of the most famous in the world. It is full of places to shop and eat.
  6. The Notre Dame de Paris is a major Gothic cathedral, which was destroyed on 15 April 2019.
  7. The Basilica of Sacré-Coeur is a major church devoted to the Sacred Heart.

Paris top Universities: Sorbonne University, Assas University, Paris Cité University, Panthéon-Sorbonne University, Sorbonne Nouvelle University, Paris 8 University, Paris Nanterre University, Paris Dauphine University, Paris-Saclay University, University of Versailles, University of Évry, Paris-East Créteil University, Sorbonne Paris North University, CY Cergy Paris University, Gustave Eiffel University

Paris Climate: The weather can be very changeable, however, especially in winter and spring, when the wind can be sharp and cold. The annual average temperature is in the lower 50s F (roughly 12 °C); the July average is in the upper 60s F (about 19 °C), and the January average is in the upper 30s F (about 3 °C). The temperature drops below freezing for about a month each year, and snow falls on approximately half of those days. The city has taken measures to decrease air pollution, and a system of water purification has made tap water safe for drinking.

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