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Los Angeles

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THE BEST...

Stylish (#2)
Weather (#4)
Luxury stores (#4)
Diverse (#4)
Attractive (#5)
  • denotes a Top 10 ranking
  • denotes a Bottom 10 ranking
People
ACCORDING TO VISITORS
10 Athletic/active
5 Attractive
4 Diverse
23 Driving ability/Good drivers
31 Friendly
27 Intelligent
29 Charming local accent
12 Offbeat
29 Proud of their city
21 Passionate sports fan
2 Stylish
16 Tech-savvy
Type of Trip
ACCORDING TO VISITORS
25 Base for day trips
26 Cultural getaway
22 Family vacation
14 Gay-friendly
18 Girlfriend getaways
17 Pet-friendly vacation
24 Romantic escape
8 Wild weekend
Nightlife
ACCORDING TO VISITORS
11 Cocktail lounges
19 Happy hour
9 Music scene
12 Singles scene
22 Sports bars
Culture
ACCORDING TO VISITORS
17 Classical music
29 Free attractions
29 Historical sites/monuments
19 Museums/galleries
8 Street performers
14 Theater/performance art
Shopping
ACCORDING TO VISITORS
25 Antique stores
12 Flea markets
7 Home decor and design stores
10 Independent boutiques
4 Luxury stores
Food/Drink/Restaurants
ACCORDING TO VISITORS
21 Barbecue
19 Cafes
22 Coffee
13 Ethnic food
11 Fine-dining restaurants
9 Hamburgers
19 Ice cream
24 Microbrew beer
18 Pizza
6 Street food/Food trucks
Quality of Life and Visitor Experience
ACCORDING TO VISITORS
31 Affordability
27 Architecture/Cool buildings
31 Cleanliness
32 Environmental friendliness
15 Range of hotel options
31 Peace and quiet
17 People-watching
27 Public parks and outdoor access
34 Public transportation and pedestrian-friendliness
28 Safety
4 Weather
21 Wireless coverage
Best Times to Visit
ACCORDING TO VISITORS
15 4th of July
20 Christmas
22 Fall
19 New Year's Eve
11 Spring Break
13 Summer
14 Valentine's Day
14 Winter
People
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
12 Athletic/active
6 Attractive
7 Diverse
21 Driving ability/Good drivers
30 Friendly
31 Intelligent
25 Charming local accent
15 Offbeat
28 Proud of their city
21 Passionate sports fan
5 Stylish
18 Tech-savvy
Type of Trip
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
18 Base for day trips
26 Cultural getaway
25 Family vacation
17 Gay-friendly
17 Girlfriend getaways
20 Pet-friendly vacation
23 Romantic escape
11 Wild weekend
Nightlife
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
12 Cocktail lounges
25 Happy hour
11 Music scene
17 Singles scene
23 Sports bars
Culture
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
17 Classical music
30 Free attractions
31 Historical sites/monuments
17 Museums/galleries
8 Street performers
20 Theater/performance art
Shopping
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
20 Antique stores
5 Flea markets
5 Home decor and design stores
14 Independent boutiques
10 Luxury stores
Food/Drink/Restaurants
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
23 Barbecue
17 Cafes
21 Coffee
11 Ethnic food
13 Fine-dining restaurants
13 Hamburgers
26 Ice cream
30 Microbrew beer
27 Pizza
6 Street food/Food trucks
Quality of Life and Visitor Experience
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
30 Affordability
28 Architecture/Cool buildings
31 Cleanliness
28 Environmental friendliness
19 Range of hotel options
32 Peace and quiet
15 People-watching
32 Public parks and outdoor access
33 Public transportation and pedestrian-friendliness
26 Safety
5 Weather
27 Wireless coverage
Best Times to Visit
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
14 4th of July
23 Christmas
28 Fall
19 New Year's Eve
12 Spring Break
12 Summer
16 Valentine's Day
17 Winter
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