Love Where You Live
In our Community section you'll find articles about the way we live, the psychology of place, lifestyle trends, reasons to move to a city and human interest pieces. Our writers look for powerful examples of what truly makes a city a best place to live, and why you should consider moving there over some place else.
We asked our staff to tell us what they loved about their college towns. Come for the heartwarming memories; stay for the feathered hair photos.
New murals, established venues, historic sites keep life colorful in Tyler, TX.
Insights on fun, food and rides in a red Mini Cooper from Alabama's favorite dog.
Are they an Ikea kind of people? Or maybe a Wal Mart? It seems silly, we know, but it speaks volumes about an area.
Sit, stay and enjoy dog-friendly Asheville.
These shuttered malls were reborn in the most unexpected ways — and transformed their communities in the process.
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Many people think of Sacramento in a … less than flattering light. Here’s why they’re wrong.
You don’t have to live in Hollywood or New York to work in the movie business. Here's proof.
What Dayton and Toledo Actually Do Have in Common: Both Are 'Certified Welcoming' Places for Immigrants
"There’s such a spirit of wanting to rally and support people.”
Look beyond the headlines and you'll find that Baltimore is a thriving city chock full of opportunity and adventure.
From Michigan to Massachusetts and Minnesota, these cities come alive during the coldest part of the year.
Keep it family-friendly at these breweries in Beer City USA.
Swing on by these Instagram accounts next time you're surfing the Internet for some of the best views America has to offer.
Cheese curds, lakes, beer, quality education, four seasons: There's a lot to love about being in the Midwest.
These small cities and towns are giving Portland a run for its money as the country's #1 biking city.
Every town has a Christmas festival, but not every town has a Charles Dickens-themed street party or a coffin race.
Janee had always loved to bake, but it was a move to small-town North Carolina that made her dream a reality.
College towns aren't just for students — they're perfect places for retirees. Here's why.
In a world built for extroverts, small cities offer everything introverts need to thrive.
Fair warning: it's impossible to watch this without tearing up.
What do Garth Brooks, illegal frolfing and a famous internet cat have to do with Livability's Top 100 Best Places to Live? A lot, it turns out.
Is it possible to launch and maintain an entertainment career outside of a big city? Yes. Here's the real deal from people who made it happen.
From Germany to Switzerland to Spain, here's where to go for a European getaway — no passport required.
Livingston is a small town near Yellowstone — it's also the country's least expected literary hotspot. Here's how the town attracts writers (and readers) from all over the world.
Because Milwaukee isn’t just a great city. It’s the best city.
Think you have to go to Chicago or NYC to find unique, inspiring architecture? Think again.
These cities may not be huge, but they deliver big fun on St. Patrick's Day
Ever wondered what it’s like to move to Florida to work at Walt Disney World? We asked a Disney "cast member" to tell us all about it.
How a small town in Ohio transformed itself into an oasis for bicyclists — and what other cities can learn from their success.
"That’s the beauty of being in the South — people are willing to help."