3 Chinese Cities Rank Among the Top 10 for World Tourism

By Justine Lopez, September 16, 2019

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Three Chinese cities made the list for the top 10 best cities for world tourism. Surprise, surprise, Beijing, Shanghai and Hong Kong ranked in the top 10, China Daily reports. 

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The rankings were announced at the eighth Fragrant Hills Tourism Summit, which was held in Helsinki earlier this month. The event was co-hosted by the World Tourism Cities Federation.

This year Beijing came in at No. 5, followed by Hong Kong at No. 7 and Shanghai at No. 9. 

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Coming in at No. 9 (Image via Pexels)

Here’s a look at the top 10 cities:

1. New York
2. Tokyo
3. London
4. Paris
5. Beijing
6. Dubai
7. Hong Kong
8. Seoul
9. Shanghai
10. Barcelona

If you haven’t made plans for Golden Week yet, perhaps you should consider one of these cities!

[Cover image via Pexels]

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