Readers of Travel+Leisure magazine have ranked New Orleans the 10th Best City in the World.
The only other U.S. city to make the Top 10, was Charleston, South Carolina.
Respondents used such factors as landmarks, culture and arts, restaurants and food, value and romance to make their selections.
Kyoto, Japan was ranked No. 1 on the list.
In the list of Best Cities in the U.S. and Canada, Charleston was ranked first and New Orleans was second.
Rounding out the top 5 were Savannah, San Francisco and Chicago. New York and Boston were ranked 9th and 10th on the list.