Maps, Arrondissements & Districts

5 February 2011
Maps, Arrondissements & Districts

Wondering what everyone’s talking about with “arrondissements”? Here are some really simple maps and tips to help you explore the 20 fabulous districts/suburbs of Paris.

The 20 arrondissements of Paris are number as follows: 75001, 75003, 75003 … all the way through to 75020. Suburbs outside this series of postcodes (arrondissements) are not included in normal maps of Paris. Each arrondissement is unique and many have different ethnic flavours about them, from Little China to the Russian or Middle Eastern areas, through to Barbes Rochechouart metro where you may be surrounded by tall Africans wearing floating kaftans.


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