Best Places to Live Essay

621 Words Mar 19th, 2012 3 Pages
Best places to live
Have you ever wondered what might be a really good place to live? The best places to live are often the ones which are dear to the heart,irrespective of the facilities and amenities,where one wants to spend his/her entire life. On the other hand,thinking materialistically,quality of life is the main factor, which I think would make me decide which are the best places to live. It takes into account, economic success such as per capita income, wealth and employment, and also, factors such as our environment, education, leisure, infrastructure and safety.
Taking into account all the above mentioned factors,we can think about three places in the world which are considered to be the best places to live. Let's start by
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Lastly, Zurich is a small city close to nature and has considerable ease of facilities.
Zurich was therefore, named the city with the best quality of life in the world as well as the wealthiest city in Europe from 2006-2008.

“The Peace Capital” of the world- Geneva, is the third best place to live as per a report released recently. The European home to the United Nations, Geneva attracts business, politicians and worldwide peacekeepers, because of the number of different companies and government entities that are based here. It is a compact city and it is very easy to travel on foot here. Close to the Alps, Geneva has a pristine environment and a booming skiing industry. As it has a small population, it does not have the problems of a regular metropolitan city- namely, traffic congestion, high levels of crime ,poverty etc.

Thus we have seen that, as per the reports of various agencies of the world, the biggest and the most important cities may not be necessarily the best ones to live in. We still have to ultimately consider the affordability and the real “livability” factors. It depends upon the individual- as to what actually is he looking for. Is he looking for a higher salary, the facilities and amenities and the glamor of the city or is he looking for a comfortable place to raise his family. Best places are actually those which help the individual grow, his family flourish and in the end help him to make a

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