America's Rudest Cities

downtown Phoenix/Scottsdale at night, Arizona
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In which city are you most likely to get a rude reception from locals? Travel + Leisure readers have crowned America’s capital of crabbiness.

No. 8 Phoenix/Scottsdale

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Feeling some heat? Phoenix/Scottsdale moved into the top 10 this year after placing at No. 12 last year. Perhaps the locals get fatigued by the snowbirds that fly in as soon as the local weather turns pleasant: the area ranked as the third-best winter destination.

See all the America’s Favorite Cities survey results!

downtown Phoenix/Scottsdale at night, Arizona

America's Rudest Cities

No. 8 Phoenix/Scottsdale

Feeling some heat? Phoenix/Scottsdale moved into the top 10 this year after placing at No. 12 last year. Perhaps the locals get fatigued by the snowbirds that fly in as soon as the local weather turns pleasant: the area ranked as the third-best winter destination.

See all the America’s Favorite Cities survey results!

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