Sometimes called the shopping capital of the Middle East, Dubai Shows strong growth, increasing their arrival numbers by 10.9% in 2013 and 7.5% in 2014. Dubai is one of the most popular tourist cities in the world.
6. New York
Next, the most popular tourist cities in the world is New York. In terms of overnight vistor spending, New York switched places with London in 2014. Visitors are expected to spend $18.57 billion in New York, versus $19.27 in London — perhaps a function of the strength of the British pound right now.