Parisians enjoy an evening meal at an outdoor restaurant.
More than three-quarters of France’s people live in cities. One-sixth live in and around the famous city of Paris. Paris is well-known for its art, literature, music, fashion, and magnificent buildings.
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Many city dwellers live in apartments. These apartments can be in new high rises or buildings that are centuries old.
The rest of France’s people live in the country. Most of them live on farms or in villages. Some farms and villages look as though they have changed little for hundreds of years. Others are more modern.