tourist attractions

plural noun

: things tourists usually like to see or do
Buses take visitors to all the city's best tourist attractions.

Examples of tourist attractions in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The erosion has washed out roads, disrupted the livelihoods for local fishermen, and carved up beaches that are major tourist attractions. Jake Bittle, WIRED, 10 Feb. 2024 In others, tight restrictions on scooter numbers led to low density and thus high prices, turning the services mostly into tourist attractions rather than the commuter option Bird needed for long-term success. Jason Del Rey, Fortune, 25 Jan. 2024 Alice Town, located on the larger North Bimini, hosts the island’s major tourist attractions and hotels, including the 750-acre luxury beachfront property Resorts World Bimini. Kristin Braswell, Travel + Leisure, 24 Jan. 2024 The nearby Blue Lagoon geothermal spa – one of Iceland’s biggest tourist attractions – also closed temporarily. Marco Di Marco, The Christian Science Monitor, 14 Jan. 2024 Chicago is teeming with tourist attractions — the Bean at Millennium Park, Navy Pier, the Riverwalk, Wrigley Field — the list could go on and on. Jonathan Edwards, Washington Post, 13 Jan. 2024 Designed by architect Henry Trost, the lobby and marble staircase have become tourist attractions in their own rights. The Arizona Republic, 3 Jan. 2024 Tupelo offers a charming downtown, tourist attractions and a low cost of living. Cameron McWhirter, WSJ, 31 Dec. 2023 Featuring a yacht, a lifeguard tower topped with a pride flag and depictions of wildlife, the float incorporates nods to the county’s beachy tourist attractions. Angie Orellana Hernandez, Los Angeles Times, 31 Dec. 2023 See More

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“Tourist attractions.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tourist%20attractions. Accessed 26 Feb. 2024.

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