STAMFORD, Conn. -- Watch out for tourists, Stamford. The city was recently named among the "Best Mid-Sized Cities to Visit in the Northeast" by RewardExpert .
Stamford came in number five after Syracuse, NY; Providence, R.I.; New Haven; and Allentown, PA thanks to its vibrant cultural and culinary scene.
The study looked at 250 mid-sized cities in the U.S. and evaluated them on 13 key metrics, broken down into four categories: Affordability, Safety, Recreational Activities, and City Profile.
RewardExpert specifically pointed out the Stamford Museum and Nature Center as well as Cove Island Park among the city's gems.
Go HERE to access the report.