France attracted 81.9 million foreign tourists in 2007 (surpassing its population), a 3.8% increase compared to 2006, making it the most popular tourist destination in the world.
Paris, the capital city , attracts tourists with museums such as the Louvre and Musée d'Orsay , and attractions like the Eiffel Tower , Arc de Triomphe , the cathedral of Notre-Dame , the Disneyland Paris .
Paris is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world, with 45 million tourists every year in the Paris Region, 60% of who are foreign visitors. There are numerous iconic landmarks among its many attractions, along with world-famous institutions and popular parks.
New York Tourism Cluster TORONTO TOURISM | 2009 About 40 million foreign and American tourists visits New York City each year Major Destinations: Empire State Building, Central Park, Ellis Island, Rockefeller Center, Times Square, Madison Avenue, Statue of Liberty, Broadway Theatre Productions etc. Top International Visitors in 2005 include UK, Canada, Germany, Japan, Italy, France, Ireland, Australia, and Spain NYC and Company is the official source of tourism statistics Produce cluster information including hotels, museums, attractions, theatres, stores, restaurants, events and services
TORONTO TOURISM | 2009 New York Tourism Cluster Featured Event New York International Auto Show April 10 - 19, 2009 — The 2009 NYIAS will showcase some of the hottest concept and production cars ever seen. Many of the vehicles will be cutting-edge innovative design studies, others just a few steps away from production, but all provide a window on the future of automobile design and technology. In addition, more than 43 vehicle manufacturers will feature over 1000 new cars, trucks, minivans and SUVs.
TORONTO TOURISM | 2009 New York Tourism Cluster New York International Auto Show - Trade/Public April 10, 2009 - April 19, 2009 Show Web Address: www.ibsnewyork.com Int'l Beauty Show April 26, 2009 - April 28, 2009 Web Address: www.iecsc.com INTL Esthetics, Cosmetics & Spa Conference April 26, 2009 - April 28, 2009 Web Address: www.asisnyc.org/tradeshow.htm ASIS NYC Security Solutions Expo April 30, 2009