Published on : Monday, July 24, 2017
Holiday-makers throughout the world over are heading off this summer for weeklong schedules full of sight-seeing, local cuisine tasting and landmark watching. But, the question is, how many people are visiting some of the most popular tourist destinations over the year?
Paris has the largest number of tourists out of all of the popular cities on the list. There are 2.2 million natives residing in Paris and a staggering 18 million tourists coming to the city every year, which is an increase of 704%.
The top 5 cities with population (%) increase are –
The cities below have the biggest amount of visitors every year. More tourists visit London than Paris, Dubai and New York.
These cities below have the largest amount of residents that call this place home –
Tourism leads to employment opportunities and The World Economic Forum has found out that for every 30 new tourists to a destination, one new job is created.