Williamsburg named top U.S. city in Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards

Colonial Williamsburg
Posted at 3:26 PM, Sep 12, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-12 15:26:24-04

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. - Williamsburg has been recently named one of the top 15 cities in the nation.

Travel + Leisure magazine has just announced the results of the 26th Annual World’s Best Awards 2021 readers’ survey, revealing the top travel destinations and companies in the U.S. and worldwide.

Williamsburg landed the number 9 spot on the list of “Top U.S. Cities.” According to the list, Williamsburg was named a top city for its historic district.

The Hampton Roads city was the only city in Virginia to make the list.

Charleston, South Carolina topped the list and other cities such as Asheville, North Carolina, New Orleans, and New York City were among the top 15.

This year’s World’s Best Awards survey was open for voting from January 11 through May 10. The complete survey results will be featured in the October issue of Travel + Leisure.