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Denver

201311-hd-afc-denverPhoto credit: Robert Harding World Imagery / Alamy

THE WORST...

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