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
The American Bus Association named Albuquerque's Gathering of Nations and the Albuquerque American Indian Art Festival among North America's 100 Best Events for 2015.
USA Today ranked Albuquerque one of the 50 Best US Cities for Biking.
Albuquerque was ranked one of the 5 Best Up and Coming Cities for Foodies by Women's Health.
MacaroniKid.com named Albuquerque one of the Top 10 Cities in the US for Kids Events and Activities.The Indian Pueblo Cultural Center was ranked one of the Readers' Choice 10 Best Native American Experiences by USA Today 10Best.com.
USA Today 10Best ranked Albuquerque's Gathering of Nations as one of the 10 Best Native American Pow Wows.
USA Today ranked The Brittania & W.E. Mauger Estate Bed and Breakfast Inn in Albuquerque one of America's Best Bed & Breakfasts.
Albuquerque was ranked one of the Top 10 Places to Visit in October by Touropia.com.
The Resonance Report ranked Albuquerque once of the Top 50 US Destinations for 2014.Albuquerque was ranked one of the 10 Most Exciting Place in New Mexico by Movoto.com.
Albuquerque was named one of the 10 Cities You Need To Visit in Your 20s by The Huffington Post.
Albuquerque was named one of 7 Great American Vacation Spots That Won't Bust Your Budget by Time.com.Singletracks.com ranked Albuquerque one of 10 Beer Town with a Mountain Biking Problem.
Budget Travel ranked Albuquerque one of the 25 Most Beautiful Cities in America.
Albuquerque's Sandia Peak Tramway was ranked one of the World's Coolest Tram Rides by Travel & Leisure.
Travelocity ranked Albuquerque one of the Top to Destinations with Affordable Hotels for the 4th of July Weekend.
Zagat.com ranked Albuquerque one of the 9 Red Hot Food Destinations to Hit This Summer.
The New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science's exhibit The Hall of Stars won the National Media & Technology MUSE Award.
The Paseo del Bosque Trail in Albuquerque was ranked in the Top 9 Hiking Trails in the US by Oyster.com.
The Trust for Public Land ranked Albuquerque among the Top Park Systems in the US.
Albuquerque was ranked one of the most Unexpected Brewery Cities in the US by Outsideonline.com.
NerdWallet.com ranked Albuquerque one of the Top 20 Best Cities for Cyclists.
Maketraveleasier.com ranked Albuquerque one of the Best Places to Watch the Sunset in America.
Albuquerque was ranked one of the Top 10 Towns for High Altitude Running by Outsideonline.com.
The Alliance for Biking & Walking ranked Albuquerque one of the 20 Best US Cities for Cyclists.
Albuquerque was ranked at one of the Best Hot Air Balloon Rides by Travel & Leisure.
Albuquerque was ranked as one of Outside Magazine's 10 Best Big Cities for Active Families.
The Active Times named Albuquerque's Paseo del Bosque Trail as one of their 15 Fantastic U.S. Bike Trails.MarthaStewart.com ranked Los Poblanos Historic Inn & Farm among their Best Hotels: Gardens and Grounds.
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 Museums 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.