Congrats New York City, despite recessions, snowpocalypses and life-threatening comic b0ok musicals, you manged to break all previous numbers by welcoming a record 48.7 million visitors in 2010, 9.7 million of whom were international visitors. That translates into roughly $31 billion for the city and 300,000 jobs. Now if we could just convince more visitors to stray from Times Square . . .
Published on January 11, 2011