New York is one of the most visited cities in the world. International tourism contributes $18 billion worth of revenue annually to it's economy, more than any other city in the world*. It's skyline and landmarks are some of the most recognisable in the world, so where better to take your travel and tourism students to discover how the city stays at the top in this competitive industry.
New York has no shortage of iconic tourist attractions to visit; Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty, Madison Square Gardens and Central Park, to name only a few. Visit the World Trade Center site and 9/11 Memorial and Museum which metamorphosed the area from disaster zone to tourist attraction within a decade. There really is no shortage of ways to fill your itinerary to create a trip guaranteed to inspire your students for a career within this dynamic industry.
*according to the MasterCard Global Destination Cities Index