Los Angeles Highest Ranked City in the Americas

Los Angeles has been named to Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2017, the highly anticipated collection of the world’s hottest trends, destinations and experiences for the year ahead. The bestselling, inspirational travel yearbook from the acclaimed travel authority highlights the top 10 countries, cities, regions and best value destinations that Lonely Planet’s experts recommend travelers experience in 2017.

In Lonely Planet's list of Top 10 Cities to Visit in 2017, Los Angeles is ranked third in the world and is the highest-ranked city in the Americas, ahead of Merida, Mexico (#4) and Portland, Oregon (#10).

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