We all hope that our vacation will be the “best one ever” and “Travel & Leisure” is here to help ensure that it is. The magazine’s World’s Best Awards for 2023 have just come out, ranking the best cities, airlines, hotels and more.
They come up with the lists based on reader feedback and the 28th edition of the awards includes 122 lists of favorites.
Charleston, South Carolina, has been named Best City in the U.S. for the 11th year in a row. It’s also 19th on the list of the Best Cities in the World.
Topping the list of the Best Cities in the World is Oaxaca, Mexico, for the second year in a row.
The Top 10 Best Cities in the U.S. for 2023
Charleston, South Carolina
Santa Fe, New Mexico
New Orleans, Louisiana
New York, New York
San Antonio, Texas
Top 10 Best Cities in the World
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
Mexico City, Mexico
Winners of other “Travel & Leisure” World’s Best Awards include:
World’s Best Hotel: Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at Sultanahmet: Istanbul, Turkey
World’s Best International Airline: La Compagnie
World’s Best Domestic Airline: Hawaiian Airlines
World’s Best International Airport: Singapore Changi Airport: Singapore
World’s Best Domestic Airport: Manchester-Boston Regional Airport: Manchester, New Hampshire
World’s Best Island: Great Barrier Reef Islands, Australia
Top U.S. Island: Golden Isles (Jekyll Island, Little St. Simons Island, Sea Island, St. Simons Island), Georgia
Best U.S. National Park: Yellowstone National Park: Wyoming, Idaho, Montana
Source: Travel and Leisure