Have you ever seen fireworks in Paris? Probably very few of us have, but given the fact that Paris is the City of Light, fireworks in the capital of France are a spectacular sight for everyone’s eyes.
Take the annual July 14th celebration of storming of the Bastille in Paris, for instance.
Anyone planning a trip to Paris in the summer should definitely plan to be there on July 14th and witness a magnificent celebration of France’ revolution.
Breathtaking fireworks around the Eiffel Tower, thousands of people wandering the streets of an already lively city, and joyful spirit in the air are just a few of the things that characterize July 14th celebrations.
The French celebrate the falling of a prison in Paris called the Bastille, which represented the iron royal authority.
Its falling marked a turning point in the French Revolution, and is nowadays a public holiday embraced by both visitors and residents of the city.