Guess which city has defeated Melbourne to win the title of world’s most liveable city.
Here is a hint:
The city is located on the banks of Danube River and is the birthplace of famous artists and musicians including Mozart and Beethoven.
Full points to you if Vienna was your guess!
Each year, Economic Intelligence Unit conducts a survey in which 140 cities are scored out of 100 on the basis of factors like living standards, crime, transport infrastructure, access to education and healthcare, and political and economic stability.
For 7 years, Melbourne in Australia had been reigning the charts of the world’s most liveable city before losing to Vienna and dropping down to the second position.
Vienna, the capital of Austria, scored an ideal 99.1 score owing to its imperial history, baroque streetscapes, and vibrant epicurean scenes. The cultural city provides a plethora of experiences for the architecture admirers and music lovers. Its renowned drinking and dining scenes have put Vienna on the gastronomical world map. There are no reservations about it being one of the best cities in Europe to live and travel.
Suggested Read: Top 20 Places To Visit In Vienna On Your Next Trip!
Here are the World’s most liveable cities of 2018:
1. Vienna, Austria
2. Melbourne, Australia
3. Osaka, Japan
4. Calgary, Canada
5. Sydney, Australia
6. Vancouver, Canada
7. (tie) Toronto, Canada
7. (tie) Tokyo, Japan
9. Copenhagen, Denmark
10. Adelaide, Australia
If you are already thinking of moving to Vienna, we don’t blame you. Who wouldn’t want to live by the banks of the peaceful Danube River and enjoy coffee and cakes in its ‘living-room’ coffee houses every day? Plan your dream trip to Austria and experience the liveliness and vigour of the historical city.
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