America's Best Cities for Nightlife
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No. 1 New Orleans
No one can deny Bourbon Street its role in making Nawlins the champ of over-the-top partying. But AFC voters love this city for its smaller details too. New Orleans also won for its bar scene, its neighborhood joints, and the fascinating people. When it's time to sleep it off, check into one of the city's cool boutique hotels.