HOUSTON -

More bragging rights for the Bayou City. It turns out Houston ranks among the top 46 places in the world to travel this year.

According to the New York Times, Houston ranks high, at No. 7 on the list for our diverse culture and food.

We were the only city in the United States to rank top 10.

The only places ranked higher included: Rio de Janeiro, Marseille, Nicaragua, Accra in Ghana, Africa, Bhutan in the Himalayas and Amsterdam.

See the full list of the New York Times The 46 Places To Go In 2013.