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Number of visitors to London continues to rise

More than 5.2 million people visited London between July and September 2015, a 5.9 percent increase over the same period in 2014, according to data from the Office for National Statistics International Passenger Survey (IPS). According to London & Partners, London has seen a 22.5 percent increase in the number of international trips to the city between 2009 and 2014. Concurrently, the United Kingdom say 10.5 million international visits between July and September 2015, an increase of 4.7 percent over 2014. “London is the best

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Nashville seeing long-term tourism growth

People are visiting Music City in droves. For 60 consecutive months, Nashville, Tenn., has enjoyed year-over-year growth in tax revenue and in the number of hotel rooms sold, according to the Nashville Business Journal. That is longer than any of the 50 largest hotel markets nationwide, at least according to data culled over the past 28 years, the newspaper reported. “We’ve done it without the typical assets of most competitive cities: beaches, theme parks, gaming and the like,” the Nashville Business Journal