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Denver

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THE WORST...

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  • denotes a Bottom 10 ranking
People
ACCORDING TO VISITORS
1 Athletic/active
6 Attractive
25 Diverse
11 Friendly
7 Intelligent
22 Stylish
Type of Trip
ACCORDING TO VISITORS
1 Active/adventure vacation
13 Affordable getaway
24 Cultural getaway
5 Family vacation
7 Relaxing retreat
16 Romantic escape
15 Wild weekend
Hotels
ACCORDING TO VISITORS
12 Affordable hotels
13 All-in-one resorts
8 B&Bs/Inns
21 Big-name luxury hotels
14 Business hotels
20 Stylish boutique hotels
Nightlife
ACCORDING TO VISITORS
20 Cocktail hour
19 Live music/concerts and bands
15 Singles/bar scene
Culture
ACCORDING TO VISITORS
18 Classical music
20 Historical sites/monuments
16 Museums/galleries
16 Theater
Shopping
ACCORDING TO VISITORS
21 Antique and vintage shops
24 Independent boutiques
21 Luxury stores
Food/Drink/Restaurants
ACCORDING TO VISITORS
18 Big-name restaurants
14 Cafes
27 Ethnic food
18 Farmers' markets
17 Neighborhood joints
Quality of Life and Visitor Experience
ACCORDING TO VISITORS
3 Cleanliness
4 Environmental friendliness
21 Noteworthy neighborhoods
6 Peace and quiet
21 People-watching
2 Public parks and outdoor access
7 Public transportation and pedestrian-friendliness
6 Safety
6 Skyline/views
6 Weather
Airports
ACCORDING TO VISITORS
1 Design & Functionality (architecture, layout, signage)
4 Entertainment (spas, kid zones, complimentary Wi-Fi, etc.)
5 Food & drink (restaurants, bars, snack and coffee shops)
4 Lounges
12 On-time arrivals/departures
5 Shopping
8 Staff efficiency (security and luggage handling)
16 Transportation (to/from & within)
Holiday Travel
ACCORDING TO VISITORS
12 Spring Break
2 Summer Vacation
14 Thanksgiving
7 Winter
People
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
1 Athletic/active
7 Attractive
27 Diverse
10 Friendly
4 Intelligent
19 Stylish
Type of Trip
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
1 Active/adventure vacation
14 Affordable getaway
22 Cultural getaway
7 Family vacation
7 Relaxing retreat
15 Romantic escape
12 Wild weekend
Hotels
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
10 Affordable hotels
10 All-in-one resorts
6 B&Bs/Inns
19 Big-name luxury hotels
12 Business hotels
15 Stylish boutique hotels
Nightlife
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
13 Cocktail hour
11 Live music/concerts and bands
12 Singles/bar scene
Culture
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
18 Classical music
16 Historical sites/monuments
16 Museums/galleries
9 Theater
Shopping
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
17 Antique and vintage shops
23 Independent boutiques
17 Luxury stores
Food/Drink/Restaurants
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
21 Big-name restaurants
15 Cafes
28 Ethnic food
14 Farmers' markets
14 Neighborhood joints
Quality of Life and Visitor Experience
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
3 Cleanliness
5 Environmental friendliness
18 Noteworthy neighborhoods
3 Peace and quiet
17 People-watching
2 Public parks and outdoor access
6 Public transportation and pedestrian-friendliness
2 Safety
5 Skyline/views
5 Weather
Airports
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
2 Design & Functionality (architecture, layout, signage)
8 Entertainment (spas, kid zones, complimentary Wi-Fi, etc.)
10 Food & drink (restaurants, bars, snack and coffee shops)
10 Lounges
10 On-time arrivals/departures
12 Shopping
7 Staff efficiency (security and luggage handling)
19 Transportation (to/from & within)
Holiday Travel
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
10 Spring Break
4 Summer Vacation
13 Thanksgiving
8 Winter
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