Top 25 travel destinations of 2013

  • AFP
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  • Updated: May 22, 2013 15:32 IST

The birthplace of fine dining gastronomy and the home of perhaps the most famous glittering tower of steel and iron has been named the top travel destination of 2013 among members of the largest online travel community in the world.

According to the millions of reviews and opinions submitted by TripAdvisor members this year, Paris has emerged as the most popular travel spot on the 2013 edition of the Travelers’ Choice Destinations Awards.

The French capital beat out 412 destinations across 38 markets across the globe to take the take spot.

Here’s how cities ranked around the world:

1.  Paris
2.  New York City
3.  London
4.  Rome
5.  Barcelona
6.  Venice
7.  San Francisco
8.  Florence
9.  Prague
10. Sydney
11. Berlin
12. Istanbul
13. Bangkok
14. Chicago
15. Tokyo
16. Cape Town
17. Rio de Janeiro
18. Buenos Aires
19. Marrakech
20. St. Petersburg
21. Beijing
22. Shanghai
23. Siem Reap
24. Chiang Mai
25. Queenstown, New Zealand


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