Would you like to know which are the unfriendliest cities in the world? These cities are notorious for their rude treatment of travelers and their inhospitable atmosphere. Why would anyone visit these cities? Maybe these travelers didn’t realize how unfriendly these cities were? Before you book your next trip, make sure your destination is not one of these cities. That is, if you’re looking for a friendly, welcoming, experience. These are the 25 unfriendliest cities in the world.
St. Louis, Missouri, US
A high crime rate is to blame for St. Louis’ low score in the city rankings. Many travelers have felt uneasy traveling here alone or exploring the city at night.
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, US
Another American on the list, Fort Lauderdale is known for it’s LGBT friendly atmosphere. Many travelers however have complained that the locals lack people skills.
Cincinnati, Ohio, US
With Cincinnati it’s not necessarily about the people so much as its amount of construction. Travelers are put off by a city that seems to be “closed” on a weekend. With that said, Cincinnati has been working hard to revitalize its districts with exciting projects and redevelopments.
It’s hard to score high in travel rankings when you are located between Rome and Florence. Location however is not what’s hurting Naples’ ranking-Pickpocketers are. Naples has gotten a nasty reputation for being a city with high crime and a major problem with pickpocketers.
Providence, Rhode Island, US
Artsy, geeky, and apparently kind of rude – Providence, Rhode Island, did not dazzle many of the visitors who filled out the travel and leisure survey.