Savannah Ranked #3 "Top Small U.S. City" by Condè Nast Traveler Readers

Staff Report From Savannah CEO

Thursday, October 11th, 2018

Readers of Condè Nast Traveler magazine ranked Savannah at the number three spot on the publication’s list of the top small cities in the U.S., following behind Santa Fe and Charleston. Savannah vaulted to the third position this year from its previous ranking at number seven in 2017.
Condè Nast Traveler Top U.S. Small Cities 2018

Charleston, SC

Santa Fe, NM

Savannah, GA

Alexandria, VA

Sarasota, FL

Sedona, AZ

Monterey, CA

Asheville, NC

Greenville, SC

Key West, FL

Portland, ME

Napa, CA

Palm Springs, CA

Newport, RI

Santa Barbara, CA
Visit Savannah President Joseph Marinelli reflected on moving up on the list, and how the reader-voted ranking reflects the spirit of the community: “Year after year, Savannah enjoys the great honor of being selected by the readers of Condè Nast Traveler as one of their top cities to visit in the United States. At number three on that list this year, along with many other very fine destinations, we could not be more thrilled to be near the very top of that list. It truly is a reflection of the wonderful spirit of Southern hospitality that our community presents to our visitors each and every day.”
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