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ST. LOUIS (KSDK) – St. Louis is starting to rise as the next great travel destination.

Recently, TripAdvisor put St. Louis in the top 25 – coming in at No. 23 – for top U.S. destinations. Tourist hub Branson, Mo. also made the list at No. 19.

New York City received the top spot on the list for the fourth consecutive year.

St. Louis has received a great deal of recognition lately as the Huffington Post named St. Louis a "hidden gem" and TripAdvisor also ranked Busch Stadium as one of the best baseball parks in the country.

For the full list, check out the TripAdvisor website.

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