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<strong>The Best Big U.S. Cities of 2016 according to Condé Nast Traveler readers</strong>

15. Austin, Texas

Texas has two cities in Condé Nast Traveler's "The Best Big U.S. Cities." Austin has a reputation of being one of the country's hippest cities. (Getty Images/iStockphoto/TriciaDaniel)
The Best Big U.S. Cities of 2016 according to Condé Nast Traveler readers

15. Austin, Texas

Texas has two cities in Condé Nast Traveler’s “The Best Big U.S. Cities.” Austin has a reputation of being one of the country’s hippest cities. (Getty Images/iStockphoto/TriciaDaniel)

14. Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Land of 10,000 Lakes' most populous city lands at No. 14 in Condé Nast Traveler's "The Best Big Cities in the U.S." With abundant culture and outdoor life, there is much to do here all-year round. Even in the winter. (Getty Images/iStockphoto/RudyBalasko)
14. Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Land of 10,000 Lakes’ most populous city lands at No. 14 in Condé Nast Traveler’s “The Best Big Cities in the U.S.” With abundant culture and outdoor life, there is much to do here all-year round. Even in the winter. (Getty Images/iStockphoto/RudyBalasko)

13. Nashville, Tennessee

Honky-tonk, country music and more await you in Nashville, No. 13 in Condé Nast Traveler's "The Best Big Cities in the U.S." (Getty Images/iStockphoto/Sean Pavone)
13. Nashville, Tennessee

Honky-tonk, country music and more await you in Nashville, No. 13 in Condé Nast Traveler’s “The Best Big Cities in the U.S.” (Getty Images/iStockphoto/Sean Pavone)

12. San Antonio, Texas

Known for its River Walk and the Alamo, San Antonio lands at No. 12. (Getty Images/iStockphoto/picturist)
12. San Antonio, Texas

Known for its River Walk and the Alamo, San Antonio lands at No. 12. (Getty Images/iStockphoto/picturist)

11. Washington, D.C.

The seat of government is No. 11 in Condé Nast Traveler's "The Best Big U.S. Cities." (Getty Images/iStockphoto/DavidByronKeener)
11. Washington, D.C.

The seat of government is No. 11 in Condé Nast Traveler’s “The Best Big U.S. Cities.” (Getty Images/iStockphoto/DavidByronKeener)

Sunset on the beach in Southern California as a man sits on a Manhattan Beach lifeguard tower with Malibu in the background.
10. San Diego, California

Enjoy tacos and beaches? No. 10 in Condé Nast Traveler’s “The Best Big U.S. Cities” might be the place for you. (Getty Images/iStockphoto/dansolomonphoto)

Seattle skyline at sunset, WA, USA
9. Seattle, Washington

The birthplace of a coffee icon, Seattle lands in Condé Nast’s Traveler’s “The Best Big U.S. Cities.” (Getty Images/iStockphoto/dibrova)

8. Naples, Florida

Colorful Spanish influenced buildings overlooking the water are some of the scenes in Naples, Florida. (Getty Images/iStockphoto/Meinzahn)
8. Naples, Florida

Colorful Spanish influenced buildings overlooking the water are some of the scenes in Naples, Florida. (Getty Images/iStockphoto/Meinzahn)

7. Portland, Oregon

Portland, Oregon, is bohemian and eco-friendly. It is No. 7 in Condé Nast Traveler's "The Best Big U.S. Cities." (Getty Images/Ingram Publishing/Ingram Publishing)
7. Portland, Oregon

Portland, Oregon, is bohemian and eco-friendly. It is No. 7 in Condé Nast Traveler’s “The Best Big U.S. Cities.” (Getty Images/Ingram Publishing/Ingram Publishing)

6. Boston, Massachusetts

Historic Boston lands at No. 6 in Condé Nast Traveler's "The Best Big U.S. Cities." (Getty Images/iStockphoto/SeanPavonePhoto)
6. Boston, Massachusetts

Historic Boston lands at No. 6 in Condé Nast Traveler’s “The Best Big U.S. Cities.” (Getty Images/iStockphoto/SeanPavonePhoto)

5. New Orleans, Louisiana

The Big Easy lands at No. 5 in Condé Nast Traveler's "The Best Big U.S. Cities." (Getty Images/iStockphoto/GregJK)
5. New Orleans, Louisiana

The Big Easy lands at No. 5 in Condé Nast Traveler’s “The Best Big U.S. Cities.” (Getty Images/iStockphoto/GregJK)

4. Honolulu, Hawaii

This Hawaiian city is No. 4 in Condé Nast Traveler's "The Best Big U.S. Cities." (Getty Images/iStockphoto/yuruphoto)
4. Honolulu, Hawaii

This Hawaiian city is No. 4 in Condé Nast Traveler’s “The Best Big U.S. Cities.” (Getty Images/iStockphoto/yuruphoto)

3. San Francisco, California

San Francisco lands at No. 3 in Conde Nast Traveler's "The Best Big U.S. Cities." (Getty Images/iStockphoto/Guner_Gulyesil)
3. San Francisco, California

San Francisco lands at No. 3 in Conde Nast Traveler’s “The Best Big U.S. Cities.” (Getty Images/iStockphoto/Guner_Gulyesil)

Chicago down town golden hour. The dawn's early light hit on the Trump Tower. A real color explosion!
2. Chicago, Illinois

The “Second City” earns its nickname as No. 2 in Condé Nast Traveler’s “The Best Big Cities in the U.S.” (Getty Images/iStockphoto/Timothy_Wang)

1. New York, New York

NYC lands the No. 1 spot in Condé Nast Traveler's "The Best Big Cities in the U.S." (Getty Images/iStockphoto/TomasSereda)
1. New York, New York

NYC lands the No. 1 spot in Condé Nast Traveler’s “The Best Big Cities in the U.S.” (Getty Images/iStockphoto/TomasSereda)

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<strong>The Best Big U.S. Cities of 2016 according to Condé Nast Traveler readers</strong>

15. Austin, Texas

Texas has two cities in Condé Nast Traveler's "The Best Big U.S. Cities." Austin has a reputation of being one of the country's hippest cities. (Getty Images/iStockphoto/TriciaDaniel)
14. Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Land of 10,000 Lakes' most populous city lands at No. 14 in Condé Nast Traveler's "The Best Big Cities in the U.S." With abundant culture and outdoor life, there is much to do here all-year round. Even in the winter. (Getty Images/iStockphoto/RudyBalasko)
13. Nashville, Tennessee

Honky-tonk, country music and more await you in Nashville, No. 13 in Condé Nast Traveler's "The Best Big Cities in the U.S." (Getty Images/iStockphoto/Sean Pavone)
12. San Antonio, Texas

Known for its River Walk and the Alamo, San Antonio lands at No. 12. (Getty Images/iStockphoto/picturist)
11. Washington, D.C.

The seat of government is No. 11 in Condé Nast Traveler's "The Best Big U.S. Cities." (Getty Images/iStockphoto/DavidByronKeener)
Sunset on the beach in Southern California as a man sits on a Manhattan Beach lifeguard tower with Malibu in the background.
Seattle skyline at sunset, WA, USA
8. Naples, Florida

Colorful Spanish influenced buildings overlooking the water are some of the scenes in Naples, Florida. (Getty Images/iStockphoto/Meinzahn)
7. Portland, Oregon

Portland, Oregon, is bohemian and eco-friendly. It is No. 7 in Condé Nast Traveler's "The Best Big U.S. Cities." (Getty Images/Ingram Publishing/Ingram Publishing)
6. Boston, Massachusetts

Historic Boston lands at No. 6 in Condé Nast Traveler's "The Best Big U.S. Cities." (Getty Images/iStockphoto/SeanPavonePhoto)
5. New Orleans, Louisiana

The Big Easy lands at No. 5 in Condé Nast Traveler's "The Best Big U.S. Cities." (Getty Images/iStockphoto/GregJK)
4. Honolulu, Hawaii

This Hawaiian city is No. 4 in Condé Nast Traveler's "The Best Big U.S. Cities." (Getty Images/iStockphoto/yuruphoto)
3. San Francisco, California

San Francisco lands at No. 3 in Conde Nast Traveler's "The Best Big U.S. Cities." (Getty Images/iStockphoto/Guner_Gulyesil)
Chicago down town golden hour. The dawn's early light hit on the Trump Tower. A real color explosion!
1. New York, New York

NYC lands the No. 1 spot in Condé Nast Traveler's "The Best Big Cities in the U.S." (Getty Images/iStockphoto/TomasSereda)

WASHINGTON — More than 300,000 Condé Nast Traveler readers weighed in on this year’s Best of the World Readers’ Choice Awards, ranking the best hotels, resorts, cities, islands, airlines and cruise lines.

The survey had more than twice as many readers as last year and the results are in.

According to the publication’s readers, the best big U.S. city for travelers is New York City, ranking No. 1 for the second year in a row. The best small U.S. city is Charleston, South Carolina, an honor it has held for six straight years now.

D.C. lands on the Best Big Cities in the U.S. list at No. 11. The nation’s capital gets kudos for all its monuments and museums, but Condé Nast readers also noted D.C.’s craft brewing and restaurant scene.

Read more about the entire Condé Nast Readers Choice Awards 2016 and the more than three dozen categories.

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