Did you ever want to know about the cities in the world that are most visited. The cities that are the destinations of most travelers across the glob. Below we are going to share the 20 most visited cities of the year 2014. Having one thing very common- being destination of most travelers- all of these centers have different qualities and specialties-like tourism, business, political activities, hosting games and so on.
Here you go the remaining ten cities among the 20 most visited cities in the world in the year 2014. It goes beyond saying that we are grateful to Forbes for this post.
|Barcelona, the beauty of Spain|
For the second consecutive year, Barcelona outranks Madrid in popularity with visitors. Barcelona's old world charm and Gaudi architecture would lure 7.37 million international travelers in 2014.
|Amsterdam, the capital city of the Kingdom of Netherlands|
With its scenic canals, meandering cobble stone streets and inventive architecture, Amsterdam, the capital city of the Kingdom of Netherlands, can satisfy the most ravenous explorer or jaded traveler. It's also an important hub city for travel to other European destinations.
|Milan, a beautiful city of Italy|
With slightly more visitors than Rome, Milan-the second most populous and commercial hub of Italy- ranks No. 13 on the list. Its canals are best explored by the boat tourists.
|Rome, the capital city of Italy|
It hasn't lost any of its charm, but Rome ranks behind Seoul, Kuala Lumpur and Dubai. The capital city of Italy has still some charm and attraction in itself that brings a huge number of tourists to see its beauty.
|Taipei, the capital city of the Republic of China|
The capital of the Republic of China, Taipei ranks No. 15 in both the number of visitors and spending.
|Shanghai, the most populous city in the world|
Count Shanghai, the most populous city proper in the world, among the new and dynamic destination cities! Once a fishing and textiles town, it's now a major financial center, the showpiece of Asian economic development and is expected to get 6.09 million international visitors this year.
|Vienna, the capital city of Austria|
With a rank of No. 17 in the top 20 worldwide, Vienna, the capital and most largest city of Austria, is also one of Europe's top 10 destination cities. It expects 6.05 million visitors this year -- a 6.8% increase over last year. (Photo by iStockphoto)
|Riyadh, the capital and largest city of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia|
The Saudi Arabian capital expects 5.59 million visitors this year. Riyadh (Arabic: الرياض) which means [the gardens] is the capital and largest city of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia that is located in the historical regions of Najd and Yammama.
|Tokyo, the capital city of Japan|
The shrinking value of the yen is good news for international travelers to Japan. Tokyo- the capital and largest city of Japan- which is a major transportation hub, expects 5.38 million visitors in 2014.
|Lima, the capital and largest city of Peru|
Lima, the capital and largest city of Peru, is not itself a spectacular place for sightseeing. But it’s the international gateway for visitors to Machu Picchu, the 15th century “Lost City of the Incas.” Being the gateway to Machu Picchu it became the 20th most visited city in the world in 2014.