Cheryl Santa Maria
It may not come as a surprise to people who have visited the area, but Halifax has been voted one of the least snobbiest cities in the world and the least snobbiest city in Canada.
Travel experts at the website Cheapflights have compiled a list of the friendliest destinations for travelers.
Cheapflights recommends Halifax because locals are willing to "start conversations with visitors at the drop of a hat." Other bonuses include the university town's young and upbeat vibe, lively music scene and spectacular coastline.