October 18, 2017
The latest to laud Philadelphia is Condé Nast Traveler, which just released its 2017 ranking of the 15 best big cities in the U.S.
Chicago, New York and San Francisco took the top three slots, respectively, but Philadelphia still managed to get recognized at the very edge of the list, taking the No. 15 spot.
Yes, coming in at No. 15 does feel like the city got a bit robbed. Especially when Pittsburgh is there at No. 13.
Nonetheless, Condé Nast Traveler points out Philly’s growing beer garden scene, new hotels and “refurbished warehouses” that make Philly seem like Brooklyn, “just without the pretense,” the article notes.
Though it’s great to make the list, check out the full article to discern the cities that Philly should have definitely outranked.