America's Best Cities for Hipsters
No. 17 Boston
So steeped in tradition—the city ranks highly for its history, classical music, and all-American sports—Boston may not seem very edgy to T+L survey voters. The techie crowd around MIT and Cambridge, however, gave a boost to Beantown’s hip quotient. You can do some good people-watching, as well as check out up-and-coming artists, at Voltage Coffee & Art on Kendall Square.