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Two for Two! Charleston ranked #1 City in the USA and Canada by Travel + Leisure's World's Best Awards for Second Consecutive Year

Oh, happy day! Hot off the press, Charleston is awarded best in travel recognition, named the Top City in the U.S. and Canada by Travel + Leisure magazine for the second consecutive year—following second to Kyoto, Japan in the world rankings, a climb of five spots from its #7 world ranking in 2013.

The survey ranks cities on sights/landmarks, culture/arts, restaurants/food, people, and value. Read about Charleston’s “Top City” ranking and get the full list of cities, cruise lines, airlines and more.

Read on for some of the highlights from today's announcements!

Charleston SC Top City by Travel and Leisure Magazine

Thank you to all of our guests, friends and fans who shared their love of Charleston with the world!

Watch Travel + Leisure’s Editor-in-Chief Nancy Novogrod discuss the annual World’s Best Awards on the Morning Joe on MSNBC.

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In celebration of Charleston being named the #1 City in the U.S. and Canada for the second consecutive year by Travel + Leisure World's Best Awards, a few of our associates share what they love best about Charleston!

In Charleston this summer? Share your summer vacation photos in our #SeasTheSummer Summer Photo Contest for a chance to win a three-night Charleston, SC beach getaway! 

Don't miss your chance to visit the Top City in the USA this summer or fall with Charleston vacation savings at Charleston's Island Resort. 

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