We know Albuquerque is a great place
to visit and to live. But don't take our word for it; the list below shows how Albuquerque
tops the charts in a variety of categories as rated by prominent publications and
FlipKey.com ranked Albuquerque as a Top U.S. Travel Destination for 2014.
Albuquerque was ranked as one of the Top 10 Beer Cities by Livability.com.
AARP ranked Albuquerque one of the Best US Cities to Visit in 2014.Albuquerque was ranked one of the Top 10 Mountain Bike Cities in North America by Singletracks.com.
Albuquerque has been named as one the 10 US Cities with the Best Travel Deals in 2014 by USA Today.
Wandering Educators named the National Museum of Nuclear Science & History as one of the Best Science Museum's Around the World.
USA Today's 10Best.com ranked the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science #3 on their Best Museums for Families.
Albuquerque and The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta was named one of the Six Big Cities for Events by Jaunted.com.Amac.us named Albuquerque one of their 5 Fantastic Winter Destinations.
Albuquerque among British Airways "Where to be seen in 2014" list.
The Indian Pueblo Cultural Center has been named Tribal Destination of the Year at the American Indian Alaskan Native Tourism Association Conference.
Albuquerque named one of the Best Places to Watch a Sunset by 10Best.com's Reader's Choice.
The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta named one of the 10 Best Festivals in the US by FamousWonders.com.
Touropia.com named Albuquerque one of the 10 Best Hot Air Balloon Rides Around the World.
The Chicago Tribune ranked the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta among their Big Events of the New Year.
Fodor's named the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta one of the 15 Festivals to Attend Before You Die.
Albuquerque ranked the #2 Top Film Locations in the World by Wayn.com.
Albuquerque is one of Zagat's 20 Awesome Winter Foodie Destinations
Albuquerque has been named one of 20 Awesome US Cities You Need to Visit in Your 20's by The Huffington Post.
Vocativ named Albuquerque one of the 35 Best US Cities for People 35 and Under.
Albuquerque ranked 7th in 2013 Digital Cities Survey.
The Albuquerque International Sunport (airport) was ranked #2 on USA Today's 10Best list of the Best U.S. Airports for Art
Buzzle.com named Albuquerque one of The World's Best Places for Hot Air Balloon Rides.
Men's Health ranked Albuquerque in their Top 40 Most Active Cities.TravelNerd.com named Albuquerque among the Top 10 Urban Destinations For Nature-Lovers.
Albuquerque was ranked one of the Top 20 Leisure Destinations for Couples by travel writers Johnny Jet and Natalie Bahadur.
Greatlist.com ranked Albuquerque as one of the Top Cities for 20-Somethings.
Livability.com's Top 10 Great Places to Ride a Bike list placed Albuquerque in the #1 spot
Of America's 50 largest cities, Albuquerque is ranked 28th in Walk Score's 2011 list of walkable cities
Albuquerque was ranked 10th in the Huffington Post's 10 American Cities With The Fastest Green Jobs Growth list
AmericanStyle magazine ranks Albuquerque as the 6th Best Large City for Arts
Livability.com ranked Albuquerque #7 in its list of Top 10 Foodie Cities
Of the American Lung Association’s Top 25 Cleanest U.S. Cities for Year-Round Particle Pollution, Albuquerque lines up at #7
Albuquerque ranks 64th among the Best Cities for Job Growth in the New Geography Mid-Sized Cities Rankings
Huffington Post has named Albuquerque to its compilation of the 10 Best US Cities For Local Food
Albuquerque placed 3rd among the Top 10 Golf Cities on Livability.com
Forbes ranked Albuquerque as one of the 16 top U.S cities to retire
MovieMaker magazine ranked Albuquerque as the No. 2 city for independent filmmakers
Albuquerque fills the #1 top spot on Livability.com's Top 10 Beer Cities list
The Top 10 Great Hiking Trails list compiled by Livability.com, puts Albuquerque in the #3 spot
The American Golf Resort Guide recognized Twin Warriors Golf Club as one of the Top 150 golf courses in the U.S.
Albuquerque was recognized by TLC.com as the 4th Best Place to Live with a Family on their Top 10 Cities for Families list
Livability.com's Top 10 Pet Cities list lines Albuquerque up at #8
4th Best Place to Live with a Family on TLC.com's Top 10 Cities for FamiliesCondé Nast Traveler magazine named the Hyatt Regency Tamaya as one of the Nation's Top Resorts
Livability.com ranks Albuquerque #8 on their list of Top Ten Pet Friendly Cities: America's Best Places to Live with Pets
Roadtripsforfamilies.com ranks the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta among its Top Ten Fall Festivals for Families
U.S. News ranks Albuquerque #3 on their list of 10 Great Places to Buy Homes for Less Than $800 a Month
Ranked #2 among Top 20 Most Livable U.S. Cities for Wheelchair Users by Disabled-World.com
Parenting.com named Albuquerque one of the Best Cities for Families
PETA ranks Albuquerque #3 on its list of The Most Veg-Friendly Cities in America (vegetarian and vegan)
AmericanStyle Magazine 2010 The “State of the Air Report” produced by the American Lung Association ranked Albuquerque as #8 on their list of the Top 25 Cleanest U.S. Cities for Year-Round Particle Pollution Levels.
Livability.com ranked Albuquerque #7 on their list of the Top 10 Surprisingly Great Food Cities
Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort & Spa is ranked #11 Top Resort Spa by Condé Nast Traveler
Albuquerque was listed as one of the Best Made-Over U.S. Towns Worth a Visit by Yahoo! Travel
Albuquerque ranks #17 on Bicycling magazine's list of America's Top 50 Bike-Friendly Cities
Business Travel News ranked Albuquerque as the 13th least expensive destination for business travelers among 100 U.S. cities
Albuquerque ranks #9 on the Business Courier of Cincinnati's 'Green-Cities' List
Albuquerque ranks #3 on the Livability.com list of Golf's Best Kept Secrets: 10 Great Golf Cities
Meetings & Conventions readers awarded Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort & Spa with the prestigious Gold Tee Award.
Hyatt Regency Tamaya named among Travel + Leisure's 500 World's Best Hotels for 2009
Albuquerque ranked No.15 on Byways magazine's Top 50 Motorcoach Destinations of 2010, December 2009
Albuquerque named one of the 10 great places to find true Americana by Author Gary McKechnie, in his book USA 101: A Guide to America's Iconic Places, Events and Festival, featured in USA Today, August 2009
No. 6 on Outside magazine's Best Cities in America 2009 list, August 2009
Albuquerque ranks in The 10 Best Cities for Local Food by The Huffington Post, July 2009
Albuquerque ranks in the Top 10 Best Cities to Live in 2009 by Relocate-America Moving up two spots since 2008,
Albuquerque is named the 5th Best Big City Art Destination in American Style Magazine, April 2009
Sandia Golf Club ranks among the top 100 golf shops, Golf World, February 2009
5th Fittest City in the United States by Men's Fitness magazine, January 2009
5th best city in the U.S. to ride it out as an independent movie maker this year by Movie Maker Magazine, February 2009
Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort & Spa named in the top 20 "World's Best Hotel Values" in a readers choice poll by subscribers of Travel + Leisure Magazine, March 2009.
Hyatt Regency Tamaya Mist Spa named one of the Top Resort Spas in the United States, Mexico, the Caribbean and Canada by Condé Nast Traveler March 2009.