Most Popular T+L Stories of 2013
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Sure, fans of Travel + Leisure love to read about the world’s best places—but they also enjoy checking out the snobbiest cities, ugliest college campuses, and most attractive people. So, to showcase the range of topics that caught our users’ interest, we pulled together the 25 most visited, liked, and retweeted stories of the year.
Some, like our most popular slideshow, America’s Snobbiest Cities, are based on your votes from our annual America’s Favorite Cities Survey. Others, like America’s Best College Towns, began with crowdsourced suggestions from fans on Facebook and Twitter.
Foodies swarmed our website in search of the best steakhouses, Chinese restaurants, Mexican restaurants, and local eateries in America. Sun seekers took note of warm-weather getaways near and far, from islands like Palawan in the Philippines to quaint American beach towns and splashy pools in Las Vegas. Safety-obsessed travelers used TravelandLeisure.com as a vital data resource in 2013, with our list of most dangerous bridges and safest airlines, while comfort-minded travelers sorted through our picks for the best walking shoes.
Click through for all of our most popular stories in 2013.