Top five cities in the world voted the best places to live
If you had to live somewhere other than in the United States, where would it be? The world is full of beautiful and exciting place to live, but when considering where to live, there ae a variety of factors to consider. Political stability, crime rates, work opportunities, health services, education, public services, recreational opportunities, housing, and a thousand more possible considerations. A recent survey has determined that the following are the top five cities in which to live in the world outside of the United States.
Copenhagen, Denmark. The capital and most populous city in Denmark is Copenhagen. With a population of almost 780,000 people, it forms the core of Copenhagen metropolitan and urban areas. Many magazines and websites consider Copenhagen to be one of the happiest cities on Earth. There are a variety of ethnic, experimental, and traditional Danish restaurants in Copenhagen. Denmark as a whole is home to 31 Michelin Star restaurants, and 19 of those belong to restaurants in Copenhagen. There are over 94,000 students attending school in the city’s many excellent universities. For housing, apartments are plentiful, but there are single-family homes available in many areas.
The Republic of Singapore. The island nation of the Republic of Singapore is a cultural hub of the world. It has one of the lowest crime rates in the world, as well as consistently high rankings for education, wealth, and quality of living. English, Mandarin Chinese, and Tamil are the republic’s four national languages. Their cultural diversity appears in their food as well, with a number of ethnic restaurants. There are many major festivals, with some of them acting as public holidays. Like many countries, Singapore has an extensive and vibrant music scene.
Melbourne, Australia. As the coastal capital of Australia, Melbourne has a metropolitan area that covers 31 municipalities. The city itself makes up a significant portion of the coastline of the Port Phillip Bay. Melbourne is a recreational center, with the Melbourne Cricket Ground, the National Gallery of Victoria, and a number of street art, live music, and theater venues. The Economist Intelligence Unit consistently ranks Melbourne as one of the most livable cities in the world due to its high ratings for entertainment, education, and health care.
Luxembourg. The country of Luxembourg is a unique existence. France, Belgium, and Germany border the small country on all sides, tying their cultures together. Their primary language, Luxembourgish, is interesting in that it resembles some forms of German and borrows significant loan words from French. Most Luxembourgish are capable of speaking two or more languages, usually French, Luxembourgish, or German. Luxembourg is a full democracy with one of the lowest violent crime rates in the world. Their economy is stable and high-income, with moderate growth, low inflation, and significant levels of innovation.
Ottawa, Canada. One of the biggest cities in Canada, Ottawa has a population of around 960,000 people. It is the capital of Canada and a major political center. Additionally, it has the most educated population in Canada and has a number of research and post-secondary institutions. It also has a low unemployment rate and one of the highest standards of living in the country. Not only is it home to many museums, but also has one of the highest percentages of parks to residents in Canada.