The basements of residences and businesses closer to the river flooded after the recent downpours, which temporarily closed the city’s museums.
Tourism is way down this year in Paris, among the world’s most visited cities: It fell 15.5 percent in the first two months, with the greatest drop among Japanese visitors. The threat of terrorism is the principal reason, after the two major attacks of 2015.
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