NASHVILLE RANKED FIFTH BEST CITY IN AMERICA
River Inn of Harbor Town in Memphis among Top Ten City Hotels in Continental U.S.
Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards 2016 Readers’ Survey Results Announced Today
New York, NY (July 6, 2016) – Nashville is rated No. 5 city in the United States, according to the Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards 2016 readers’ survey announced today and available now on www.TravelandLeisure.com/worlds-best. The new survey from Time Inc.’s Travel + Leisure reveals the top travel destinations and companies in the U.S. and around the globe, from cities and islands to cruise lines, airlines, hotels and more. Cities are rated on sights/landmarks, culture, food, friendliness, shopping, and value. Charleston, South Carolina is named Top City in the United States and is also No. 1 city in the world this year.
TOP 10 CITIES IN THE UNITED STATES 2016
Charleston, South Carolina
Santa Fe, New Mexico
New York City
Asheville, North Carolina
The River Inn of Harbor Town in Memphis, Tennessee, is the No. 6 Top City Hotel in the Continental U.S. and No.93 in the Top 100 hotels in the world. The No. 1 hotel in the Continental U.S. is the Spectator Hotel in Charleston, South Carolina. The No. 1 hotel in the world is Nihiwatu in Sumba, Indonesia.
Virgin America is named the Best Domestic Airline for the ninth consecutive year. Singapore Airlines is named Best International Airline for the 21st time.
Travel + Leisure readers rated their favorite hotels, cities, islands, destination spas, cruise lines, airlines, tour operators, car-rental agencies, and more. The World’s Best Awards 2016 readers’ survey results (listed by overall and regional rankings) and survey methodology are featured on www.TravelandLeisure.com/worlds-best now and is the cover story of the August issue of the magazine, on newsstands July 15.
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