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Barcelona makes top ten list of cities visited by AmericansThe Catalonian capital has been included in a list compiled by Fox News citing the top ten most visited cities in the world – outside of the US – by American citizens.

Aided by the travel experts at Expedia and their analysis of US hotel bookings and flights abroad, the list sees Barcelona beat off competition from the Spanish capital Madrid, finishing eighth overall.

The stunning city also saw off exotic locations such as Nassau in the Bahamas and Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic, whilst the American news network praised its ‘narrow streets and gorgeous plazas’ and the ‘fairy-tale architecture’ by acclaimed architect Antoni Gaudi, which has become a fantastic hallmark of Barcelona for visitors from across the world.

Check the list out here to see why the Catalonian capital is so popular amongst Americans and enjoy a memorable break in one of the excellent Barcelona hotels over the coming months.

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