According to Euromonitor International, Jerusalem topped the list of cities where the 2018 saw the biggest increase of tourists, but Hong Kong took the first place of the most visited cities in the world.
In 2018, the number of foreign tourists in the world increased by 5% and reached 1.4 billion people. Until the end of the year in Jerusalem, the number of tourists increased by 38% and reached 4.8 million Holy city win by “relative stability and strong marketing,” the report said, according to Bloomberg.
In the five cities where there was the largest increase in tourists came the following cities:
- Jerusalem, Israel
- Chennai, India
- Agra, India
- Delhi, India
- Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.
Hong Kong tops the list of cities with the largest number of tourists. It is expected that in 2018 it will be 29.8 million people, which is 7% higher than last year. According to Euromonitor, Bangkok, London, Singapore, Macau, Paris, Dubai, new York, Kuala Lumpur and Shenzhen, is the top 10 most popular destinations of 2018.
Top 10 tourist destinations of 2018:
- Hong Kong
- Bangkok, Thailand
- London, UK
- Paris, France
- Dubai, United Arab Emirates
- New York, USA
- Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
- Shenzhen, China
The English translation of Oksana Vergeles, IA ZIK