Tourists put off by UK visa rules

Julia Kollewe
visitors to London Eye
visitors to London Eye

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London is no longer the world's premier tourist destination, with more than one in five tourists citing problems getting a UK visa, the Daily Mail reports. And I thought Indian visa rules are complicated...

The UK capital has been eclipsed by two former British territories, Hong Kong and Singapore. Hong Kong saw visitor numbers jump by 18% to 20 million last year while Singapore enjoyed 16% growth to 18 million.