Blog May 15, 2012 by

St Giles

It’s official – London is the best place in the world!

According to a recent survey, the results of which have been published by the international travel website TripAdvisor, tourists have ranked England’s capital as the No.1 place to visit in the world!

The title of ‘Traveller’s Choice 2012’ was claimed by London, with New York City coming close behind in second place!  Here’s a list of the top ten destinations voted by tourists using the world’s largest travel site:

  1. London
  2. New York City
  3. Rome
  4. Paris
  5. San Francisco
  6. Marrakech, Morocco
  7. Istanbul
  8. Barcelona
  9. Siem Reap, Cambodia
  10. Berlin

Visit the TripAdvisor website to view the full list of the Top 25 Destinations in the World:


This is great news for our students lucky enough to be studying at four of our St Giles centres located in THREE of the TOP FIVE tourist destinations in the world!  Our London Highgate, London Central, San Francisco and New York schools have officially been proven to be in outstanding locations!

So come and join us to study English in London, San Francisco or New York!  Or if the big city life just doesn’t appeal to you, check out our other locations on the St Giles website, or email us for more information – we will be happy to help you choose the right location for you and your needs!