World’s favourite city revealed…

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3rd Sep 2013
Written by: Victoria Philpott

World’s favourite city revealed…

Need a recommendation for your gap year?

More than 18,000 people were surveyed in 24 countries and the worlds favourite city has been announced. The  winner is… New York!

New York is voted top city in the world

New York, New York, so good they named it twice, or so the saying goes, came out on top.

London came in a close second, followed by Paris, Abu Dhabi and Sydney to complete the top 5.

Chief executive of the company behind the research Ipsos MORI, Ben Page says: "The citizens of the world have spoken and given a massive vote of confidence in London and the UK. Among young people around the world we tie with New York as THE most popular place to live on the planet."

NYC may have topped the world competition, but London can proudly lay claim to the top city in Europe award as well as 3rd in the ‘best city to live’ category, 4th in ‘best city to visit’ and 5th in ‘best city to do business’. 

And if you’re looking for somewhere for a cheeky break away, Paris topped the ‘best city to visit’. Oo la la.

Which is your most favourite city in the world?


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