North America's Coolest Downtowns

Expedia ViewFinder / April 25, 2017

by Kohleun Adamson

You know the feeling—when you arrive in a new destination and immediately fall in step with a great groove. That’s the way every getaway should begin. It’s hard to describe a city’s special je ne sais quoi and awesome ambiance. So, we’ve put together a list of the best downtowns in North America. What’s our criteria for coolest downtowns? One-of-a-kind dining options, local arts venues, unique shopping experiences, fascinating historical sites, and access to urban greenspace. You’ll find some of your favorites and a few unexpected gems, and a locally loved place to hit “refresh,” so pack your fabbest street style and get ready to visit some hot cities with cool downtowns.

Click here to read why Grand Junction's downtown made the list