Providence's Downcity neighborhood felt vaguely forbidding as recently as ten years ago. But lately, its 19th-century warehouses and stone-hewn thoroughfares have been transformed-Downcity is now a culinary and cultural destination.

Nearly 30 bars, restaurants, and boutiques opened in the past year, and more are on the way. Here's where to go on your next trip to Providence.

Explore this emerging neighborhood with Conde Nast Traveler's Emily Saladino. Be sure to read the full article here