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Nashville

201011-a-afc-nashvillePhoto credit: Don Smetzer / Alamy

THE WORST...

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Best Times to Visit
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
4 Fall
7 New Year's Eve
13 Spring Break
16 Summer
11 Winter
Culture
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
3 Classical music
9 Historical sites/monuments
14 Museums/galleries
9 Theater/performance art
Food/Drink/Restaurants
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
14 Big-name restaurants
26 Ethnic food
8 Farmers' markets
11 Neighborhood joints and cafes
Hotels
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
2 Affordable hotels
11 All-in-one resorts
12 B&Bs/Inns
21 Big-name luxury hotels
6 Business hotels
12 Stylish boutique hotels
Local Specialties
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
6 Barbecue
9 Coffee
3 Hamburgers
8 Microbrew beer
15 Pizza
Nightlife
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
8 Cocktail hour
3 Live music/concerts and bands
10 Singles/bar scene
People
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
20 Athletic/active
10 Attractive
16 Diverse
2 Friendly
15 Intelligent
8 Stylish
Quality of Life and Visitor Experience
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
6 Cleanliness
15 Environmental friendliness
5 Noteworthy neighborhoods
7 Peace and quiet
5 People-watching
14 Public parks and outdoor access
18 Public transportation and pedestrian-friendliness
4 Safety
14 Skyline/views
12 Weather
Shopping
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
4 Antique stores
10 Home decor and design stores
15 Independent boutiques
20 Luxury stores
6 Vintage shops and flea markets
Type of Trip
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
1 Affordable getaway
13 Cultural getaway
11 Family vacation
13 Relaxing retreat
20 Romantic escape
7 Wild weekend
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