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Parisians and tourists, adults and children alike, bathe in bathing suits or underwear in the large pool of the Trocadero fountain overlooking the Eiffel Tower and play under the huge jet of water to cool down and avoid suffering from the intense heat as Paris and the whole of France enters its third day of heatwave on Wednesday 26 June 2019 and as the temperature has exceeded 35°C in Paris.

It’s so hot in Paris that the city is restricting the types of cars allowed on the road

Cars with the worst efficiency ratings will now be banned from the nation's capital amid fears of increased air pollution due to extreme heat.

Bathing in fountains, new speed limits, and running naked down the freezer aisle: Here are all the ways people are trying to keep cool in Europe’...

A 32-year-old man in Hemer, western Germany, stripped naked and ran through the frozen aisle in a supermarket, local media reported.
US News & World Report has released its annual "Best Vacation Destinations" for 2019 to 2020.

The 30 best places to visit in the world, ranked

US News & World Report has released its annual "Best Vacation Destinations" for 2019 to 2020. Three of the top five destinations are European cities.
Tourists and Parisians bathe at the foot of the Eiffel Tower in the water of the Trocadero fountain to cool down on Monday.

Paris opened extra swimming pools, set up mist machines, and postponed thousands of school exams ahead of a killer heat wave looming over Europe

Parts of France are due to hit 40 degrees Celsius, or 104 Fahrenheit, this week. Similar past heat waves have been linked to thousands of deaths.
A deck was sent out ahead of the viral proposal.

An influencer’s extravagant engagement scavenger hunt was pitched to advertisers ahead of time — because of course it was

Since Tuesday, it seems that everyone has been captivated by Gabriel Grossman and Marissa Fuch's "surprise" engagement scavenger hunt on Instagram.
There are a lot of desserts, snacks, and meals you can try in Paris, France.

13 foods you shouldn’t leave Paris without trying

The French are known for having some tasty dishes. Here's a list of meals, desserts, and snacks that you should try while in Paris, France.
Flames and smoke billow around the gargoyles decorating the roof and sides of the Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris on April 15, 2019. - A huge fire swept through the roof of the famed Notre-Dame Cathedral in central Paris on April 15, 2019, sending flames and huge clouds of grey smoke billowing into the sky. The flames and smoke plumed from the spire and roof of the gothic cathedral, visited by millions of people a year. A spokesman for the cathedral told AFP that the wooden structure supporting the roof was being gutted by the blaze.

Notre Dame is preparing to hold its first mass since April’s devastating fire

The Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris will hold its first mass this weekend. Those taking part in the mass are expected to wear hard hats for their safety.
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

‘Kill him, the dog’: The sister of the Saudi crown prince is set to face trial in Paris for allegedly ordering her bodyguard to beat up a ...

Princess Hassa bint Salman's bodyguard allegedly beat the plumber, threatened him with a gun, and told him to kiss the princess' feet.
The Eiffel Tower is just one of many things to see in Paris, France.

14 places to visit in Paris that aren’t the Eiffel Tower

Chances are when you think of Paris, you think of the Eiffel Tower. But that's not all the city has to offer. Here are 14 places to see in Paris.
Louise Aubery.

A French Instagrammer says she was uninvited from a press trip because she posted a picture with a ‘curvy’ friend in lingerie

Other influencers supported Louise Aubery by boycotting the trip, and she has since launched a campaign to challenge the "prevailing cowardice" in France.