Some tourists will not spare any expense when it comes to traveling. Some cities are better suited to attract these tourists.
Many international travelers are now looking to cross off the most desirable destinations from their bucket list. From the luxurious desert city, Dubai, to the city that is synonymous with love and light, Paris. Some are looking to experience the luxurious experiences that they missed when the pandemic halted the world.
This graphic shows a diagram of the.
Visual Capitalists' Freny Fernandez, and Bhabna Bhabna banerjee
Use the latest
The World Travel and Tourism Council, (WTTC), has released a list of the top 10 international cities that will have the highest spending by international travelers in 2022.
Cities of Opulence
Dubai topped the list last year, followed by Doha, Qatar, which is located nearby.
Income from International Tourists (By 2022)
Singapore and Macau were the only cities from East Asia on the list, while New York was the only city in the Americas.
This list is different from others.
This would also include domestic travel expenditures. The ranking is better for large countries such as the United States or China.
City Spotlight - Destinations Preferred by Big Spenders
Luxury travel is synonymous with five-star hotels and Michelin-starred restaurants. It also includes luxury shopping outlets, retail outlets, and other experiences. These cities offer their international visitors just that.
Dubai is a city that offers a variety of extravagant experiences to international visitors. From the Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world, to desert excursions and yachting, Dubai has something for everyone. Dubai's tax-free high-end shopping, and commitment to providing an extravagant experience have made it a popular travel destination among luxury shoppers around the globe.
The city's location is also important. Dubai is located at the crossroads of Europe, Asia and Africa and has one of the busiest and most well-connected airports in the world.
In 2022, international travelers will spend close to $30 billion dollars in the city.
London is a popular destination for ultra-wealthy travelers. As a result, it offers a wide range of amenities. London has more five-star hotels than any other major city. London also offers ultra-wealthy visitors access to world-famous landmarks, museums, galleries and high-end designer stores.
The UK's biggest city is also home to a large number of tourists, which contributes to its popularity.
16 billion dollars
Global visitors in 2022 spent in the city
Macau, the gambling capital of Asia, has attracted international tourists for many years. As the city began to grow, however, it became a magnet for international tourists.
After the pandemic, its tourism strategy has made it a stronger international tourist destination.
Outside tourists generated $15.6 billion dollars in 2022. This number is expected to increase over the next decade. This growth is being driven by
You can also find out more about the following:
The majority of visitors come from.
Note: Macau, although now part of China, remains a Special Administrative Region (SAR) under the principle 'One Country, Two Systems.
Transforming Travel Trends
Travel is a global industry that continues to recover after the pandemic. This is good news for many nations who have suffered economically.
Tourism is a major source of income
Many tourists flock to the country as travel restrictions are lifted
That were less traveled. This WTTC study is proof, however, that iconic cities around the world are returning to tourist itineraries.