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The world tourism organization of the UN (toon) has compiled a list of the most visited foreign countries. Reported by the Daily Mail.
First place went to France, holding that position for two years. In 2017, it called for 86.9 million tourists. In second place was Spain with 81,8 million visitors, the third — USA (75,9 million).
In addition, vtion named the country with the fastest growing tourism sector. It was Egypt. In 2017, the Egyptians took to 55.1 per cent more foreign visitors than in 2016. Their total number was 8.6 million. The most popular tourist cities in Egypt, it was Luxor and Giza. Second in this ranking became another African country, and the third Vietnam.
Earlier in September, the largest travel resource, TripAdvisor has compiled a list of the best museums in the world in 2018. First line it took the Orsay Museum in Paris. On the second and third places were new York national memorial and September 11 Museum and Metropolitan Museum of art. They were followed by the British Museum in London and the Prado national Museum in Madrid.
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