Expedia includes San Antonio in its "17 Places You Must Visit in 2017" list
San Antonio is home to two of USA Today's Best Texas Attractions poll, including The River Walk at No. 1 as well as The Alamo and Spanish Colonial Missions at No. 6.
Room 5, travel blog for hotel booking site Trivago, named San Antonio to its list of the Top 5 Family-Friendly Destinations in the United States.
In 2017, U.S. News & World Report ranked San Antonio No. 23 on its list of Best Places to Live in the USA.
For a second consecutive year, Chef Steve McHugh of Cured is named a 2017 finalist for Best Chef-Southwest by the James Beard Foundation.
Rico Torres and Diego Galcia, chefs and owners of San Antonio's progressive Mexican restaurant Mixtli, are named among the 2017 list of 12 Best New Chefs in the country by Food & Wine.
Food and Wine names Hotel Emma among the world's 40 best food-centric hotels. 2017
Travel + Leisure names San Antonio among the country's top 10 destinations in the magazine's 2017 Best Awards.
According to Kiplinger's Personal Finance, San Antonio is the 6th most affordable large cities in the United States. The cost of living is over 11% below the U.S. average.