Posts Tagged “Paris”

The Most Visited Country

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Paris, France

FACT OF THE DAY: France wins the prize for the most visited country in the world. The country had 82.6 million visitors in 2017. No surprise either, Paris was the most visited city in the world.

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First Parachute Jump

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Parachute Jump

FACT OF THE DAY: Where were you 221 years ago, on October 22, 1797? If you were anywhere near Paris, France, then you would have witnessed the first ever parachute jump. That feat goes to André-Jacques Garnerin, who on this day made the jump from a hydrogen balloon 3,200 feet up in the air.

 

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