Which city is the best to live in the world? What is the reason that makes any city most liveable. Well, the answers to these two questions are interlinked. There are specific criteria that justify the ranking of the best cities to live in around the world. These factors include political environment, economic growth, infrastructure, housing, health and creation besides many more. Based on these criteria, the TYM team presents you the list of top 10 cities to live in around the world, for the year 2017.
1. Vienna, Austria
Vienna is Austria has been elected as the most liveable city in the world (for almost eight years in a row). The city has a distinctive charm and is also the most musically and culturally acclaimed place in the world. There is so much to do in Vienna throughout out the year that you can never get tired of this place.
2. Zurich, Switzerland
Switzerland has been the most alluring travel destination and it therefore does not come as a surprise when Zurich was elected at the number 2 position in the list of the most liveable cities around the world. Zurich is also one of the most cleanest and organized cities of the world.
3. Auckland, New Zealand
Auckland is the largest city of New Zealand that is also home to nearly 1/3rd of this country’s population. Being the commercial capital, the standard of living here is also high, thereby finding it a place among the top 10 cities of the world.
4. Munich, Germany
Munich is the most refined and sophisticated city of Germany that also has cultural and economic abundance. Recent surveys revealed that the quality if life here is comparatively good and we are not just talking about the annual ‘Oktoberfest’.
5. Vancouver, Canada
Vancouver always retained its place among the top 5 liveable cities of the world. This city in Canada is the hub of technology, software, aerospace, and entertainment industry. Vancouver is also amongst the cleanest places to live in.
6. Dusseldorf, Germany
This is another German city that makes to the top 10 list. Dusseldorf is famous worldwide for its wonderful galleries, museums, opera house and other examples of architectural elegance. The convenience and easy accessibilities of life’s amenities makes Dusseldorf one of the most preferred cities to live in around the world.
7. Frankfurt, Germany
Frankfurt is the 7th most liveable cities of the world. The sky-touching building and architecture of the city is aptly nicknamed as ‘Main-hattan’. Frankfurt is a compact city that is well-connected with different means of public transport. It is also a delightful city to set out exploring.
8. Geneva, Switzerland
Another Swiss name among the top 10 cities to live in around the world. The religious and cultural city of Geneva is beautifully adorned with intriguing monuments and fascinating museums.
9. Copenhagen, Denmark
The capital city of Denmark, Copenhagen appositely finds a place among the top cities of the world owing to its infrastructure, public amenities and urban resilience. This place is also emerging as a paradise for food enthusiasts.
10. Sydney, Australia
Sydney lands on the 10th position in the list of the most liveable cities in the world. It is the financial hub of the surrounding region and is considered to be one of the preferred places to work in. Recent statistics showed that the local residents have remarkably high purchasing power. There is much more to Sydney than Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House.
These were the top 10 cities in the world to live in. This list is however not static and there may be new additions to this list each year. Which is your favorite pick, do let us know in the comment.