Georgia city named 3rd best in the U.S. on new Travel + Leisure list

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SAVANNAH — A Georgia city has been named the third-best city in the U.S. by Travel + Leisure.

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Every year, Travel + Leisure asks readers for their top hotels, resorts, cities, islands and more on a survey. Cities were ranked by several criteria, including sights/landmarks, culture, food, friendliness, shopping and value.


Savannah came in at #3 on the list for its leafy parks laden with Spanish moss, carriage rides through historic squares, award-winning restaurants, dynamic waterfront and spooky cemetery tours.

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Savannah beat out cities like Honolulu, Hawaii and New Orleans, Louisiana, which came in at #4 and #5 respectively.

Here’s the full list of the best cities for 2024:

  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Santa Fe, New Mexico
  • Savannah, Georgia
  • Honolulu, Hawaii
  • New Orleans, Louisiana
  • San Antonio, Texas
  • Fort Worth, Texas
  • New York, New York
  • Chicago, Illinois
  • Aspen, Colorado
  • Taos, Nex Mexico
  • Annapolis, Maryland
  • Nashville, Tennessee
  • Boston, Massachusetts
  • Alexandria, Virginia

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