SD Ranked Among Top Cities to Ring in 4th of July

By Monica Garske
|  Saturday, Jun 29, 2013  |  Updated 3:04 PM PDT
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Of all the places in the U.S. to ring in the 4th of July, San Diego has been just been ranked one of the top celebration destinations.

According to a survey by CardHub, San Diego is ranked No. 7 among the best cities in the U.S. to celebrate Independence Day.

The ranking was based on a number of factors, including weather forecast, hotel prices, traffic congestion and the number of bars, restaurants and entertainment options in the area.

With zero chance of rain and hotel prices averaging at $93, San Diego came in at lucky No. 7 on the list.

The survey found that sunny San Diego, Los Angeles and San Francisco boast the best 4th of July weather forecasts, while Houston, Tampa and Baltimore have the worst, based on expected high temperatures and chance of rain.

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Other cities that made the cut include Los Angeles at No. 1, followed by Chicago, San Francisco, New York, Minneapolis, Boston, Detroit, Portland and Seattle.

To see the full list of top spots to visit on the 4th of July holiday, visit this website.

For a list of where to watch 4th of July fireworks in San Diego, click here.
 

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