Paris: 7 Virtual Walking Tours Through the City of Light
Do you miss walking the streets of Paris, bustling of life and people? We’ve found 7 great walking videos from Paris, featuring long, treadmill friendly walks during the day as well as night. Did you know that Paris is called “the city of light”, or La Ville-Lumière, because of a 17th century effort to make the city more safe? To reduce the rate of crime after dusk, lanters were installed on almost all main streets, and the residents of Paris were asked to place lights in their windows. Thus, wrongdoers would have a harder time hiding from the police during night.