The media loves Portsmouth and so the city is often included on magazine "best of" lists. In February, MSN.com named Portsmouth one of the eight "most romantic cities" in North America, in company with Savannah and Quebec City. In December, National Geographic Traveler rated Portsmouth No. 26 in the World and No. 6 in the U.S. on its list of the Globe's Historic Destinations. In 2008, Continental Airlines named Portsmouth as one of its top "Unique Places to Shop, Shop, Shop" alongside of Milan, Rio, Tokyo, Paris, Chicago, and Los Angeles.