Paris as seen from the Seine

Even if you’ve never been to Paris, what is for sure is that you’ll have seen hundreds of pictures and images of the river Seine passing through the city –not to mention the thousands of pages written to describe it. In fact there is such a strong connection between the river and the city that, if the former didn’t exist, the latter would be very different to what it is… if it existed at all.

The fact is that the Seine is much more than a flow of water. To start with, the city is reflected in the river and its inhabitants consider it as another element in their daily lives, which they walk