Top 5 Underrated Cities in the US

When people think of America’s great cities, they usually think of New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco and a few others. Yet there are many other cities across the nation with great qualities, whether you’re looking for a vacation destination or thinking of relocating. The following are the top five underrated cities in the U.S. that you should not overlook.

Alvarado Transportation Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico
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1. Albuquerque, New Mexico

While often overlooked in favor of the higher profile Santa Fe, Albuquerque is a charming and diverse city that combines traditional Southwestern charm with more modern additions. The city’s Old Town has buildings that date back to the time of 16th century Spanish explorers. It also has a growing arts scene, a mild climate and one of the region’s finest educational institutions, the University of New Mexico. Continue reading “Top 5 Underrated Cities in the US”