Women read as they sunbath in 'Paris Plage' (Paris Beach) during the opening day of the event on the bank of the Seine river, in central Paris, on July 20, 2016. The 15th edition of Paris Plage will run until September 4, 2016. All pics/AFP
Mayor of Paris Anne Hidalgo talk to sunbathing women as she visits 'Paris Plage'
People refresh in the water of the Trocadero fountains in front of the Eiffel tower in Paris as summer temperature raises
Two young women pose at the Trocadero fountains in front of the Eiffel tower in Paris
People relax under parasols in "Paris Plage" (Paris Beach) during the opening day of the event on the bank of the Seine river, in central Paris.
Policemen stand on their bikes as people relax under parasols.
About The Gallery
Paris-Plages (Paris Beaches) is a plan run by the office of the mayor of Paris that creates temporary artificial beaches each summer along the river Seine in the centre of Paris. Here are some images of citizens chilling.