Year after year, Condé Nast Traveler encourages feedback from travelers from around the world to vote in their Readers' Choice Awards for top tier hotels, restaurants, and cities big and small. Knowing there's something truly special about Telluride as a destination, readers honor our mountain town with their votes in the rankings and this year, in the 2016 Best Small Cities category, Telluride placed 7th out of fifteen top small cities in the United States.
Pristine alpine skiing meets luxury in Telluride, a picturesque former mining town. Grab a Local’s Lager at the Telluride Brewing Company, or learn more about the town’s history at the Telluride Historical Museum, located in a converted hospital built in 1896. Return in summer for the world-renowned Bluegrass Festival, where you can listen to live performances against the backdrop of the San Juan mountains.
Read the full article: "The Best Small Cities In the U.S."
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