London tops a new ranking of the best holiday destinations in the world put together by US News & World Report.
To come up with their list of top five travel hot spots for 2015 and 2016, the publisher of consumer information looked at expert analysis and user votes.
In the category of international destinations, London takes the top spot followed by Bora Bora, Barcelona, Paris and Sydney.
"London is a world unto itself. The eclectic neighbourhoods – which house a blend of historical landmarks and modern-day attractions – can keep you occupied for days."
Leading the top five places to visit in the US is Maui, followed by Yellowstone, Grand Canyon, San Francisco and Yosemite.