The Austrian capital, Vienna, is the most livable city in the world replacing Melbourne for the first time. Austrians can raise a glass of wine now celebrating the fact that Vienna is officially the best place to live on the earth. The city of Melbourne slipped to the second spot after staying on the top for seven consecutive years. Overall, Australia and Canada ruled the list with six cities from these two countries in top 10.
The rankings are based on a combination of 30 factors such as healthcare, education, social stability, crime, etc. Two Japanese cities also made it to the list. In this post, we will discuss the 8 most livable cities in the world. Without further ado, let’s dive right in.
On the number 1 spot is the Austrian capital, Vienna. It is an amazing city with a real melting pot of cultures. The vibrant culture of the city will make you fall in love. Cheap transport, excellent healthcare are a few reasons why it is the most livable city in the world. As a matter of fact, the transportation pass will cost you 365 Euros per year. With this pass, you get access to all buses, trams, and metros. Besides, most of the city can be accessed within 30 minutes with public transport. There are a lot of options for you if you want to indulge yourself in recreational activities. The city offers great entertainment to all.
After 7 years of staying on the top, Melbourne is now ranked the second most livable city in the world after Vienna. The city is exceptionally beautiful. With its rolling landscapes, jaw-dropping views, the city can make its visitors go weak in the knees. Melbourne has the finest shopping spots, cafes, and restaurants that are simply hard to resist. The city also hosts the best sporting events in the world. There is so much for entertainment in the city. Healthcare, education, transport is also amazing in the city.
Osaka is the third most livable city in the world after Vienna and Melbourne. The city didn’t even make it to the top 10 last year and it has shown quite an improvement this year falling onto the third spot. Excellent healthcare, ever declining crime rate, easy availability of transportation are some of the reasons this city made it to the third spot. There are a lot of things to do in the city. Vibrant cityscape with neon lights, mouth-watering local food, amusement parks, the city has everything a person could ask for.
Calgary is the fourth most livable city in the world. The city scored 97.5 out of 100 securing top marks in healthcare, education, and stability. The city has amazing architecture. Besides, you can have a lot of fun in the city. If you fantasize luxury, you should visit the Le Germain Hotel Calgary which is situated in the heart of the city. The Paddle Station, Farmer’s Market are some other great places that you should not miss in this city. Healthcare, education, transportation in the city are just fantastic.
Sydney is the second city which made it to the list of 8 most livable cities in the world. It is an utterly beautiful city with a vibrant culture and clamoring nightlife. From Bondi beach to Sydney Harbour Bridge, the city has a lot of interesting places to go. It is definitely one of the hottest destinations to visit in the world. The city has everything to make it one of the most livable cities in the world. The city scores 97.4 out of 100 to claim the 5th spot in the list.
With a score of 97.3, Vancouver is the sixth most livable city in the world. The city lost some point in infrastructure. But other than that, Vancouver did an amazing job. The city is filled with so much cultural variety, tourist attractions, and more that can make you fall in love with this city. Kunal Bansal Chandigarh spent 2 years of his life in the city of Vancouver and thinks that it is indeed one of the most amazing city in the world. From world-class transportation to top-notch healthcare, the city does an amazing job in all the departments.
On number 7 is another Canadian city. Yes, Toronto is the third Canadian city which has made it to the list of 8 most liveable cities in the world. The city score 97.2 out of 100 and tied with Tokyo in terms of score. Toronto scored top marks in all the sectors including healthcare, education, etc. However, the city lost some points on infrastructure, culture and environment. Apart from this, Toronto did a great job and every bit of the city deserves to be in the list of 8 most liveable cities in the world.
The capital city of Japan held the eighth spot in the list all thanks to declining crime rate and ever improving public transportation. The infrastructure of the city is wonderful. The city is the perfect blend of old tradition and cutting-edge technology. You are sure to find the things you like here in Tokyo. No doubt, it is one of the most livable and the most exciting cities in the world. There are a lot of shopping spots, malls, restaurants in Tokyo. And the local food here is amongst the best in the world.
So, if you’re looking to move to some other place, these are some of the most amazing cities that you should contemplate. Not only you will have a nice standard of living, but you will enjoy every single day as these cities are exceptionally beautiful.