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  • These are the 10 most liveable cities in the world, according to monocle.com

  • Stockholm: top notch education and welfare,

  • but needs more integration for immigrants, to increase diversity.

  • Auckland: hosted the rugby world cup did wonders for it,

  • motivating it to create new entertainment precincts and public transportation was greatly improved as well.

  • Sydney: Innovative mixed use districts incorporating cycling paths, vertical gardens are one way

  • the Australian waterside giant is becoming more sophisticated.

  • Tokyo: hidden under the facade of a neon-lit megacity is a small town spirit featuring

  • world class shopping and business opportunities.

  • Melbourne: Australia's cultural hub

  • is getting even better with a big push to ease traffic congestion.

  • Munich: Unemplyment is low, but failure to act on a few key projects has hurt Munich's

  • standing. Its airport needs a third runway to compete with the other global cities on

  • this list. But didn't get one

  • Vienna: continues to evolve from a beautiful relic to a modernized classic. Affordable

  • housing and an imminent brand new campus for the Vienna University's school for economics

  • and business will inject youth into the city.

  • Copenhagen: the danes are the happiest people on earth because of places like this, with

  • near-perfect integration between city life and the outdoors. The city aims to be carbon

  • neutral by 2025.

  • Helsinki, Finland: crowned world design capital 2012, it is unveiling a new metro line and

  • converting its harbors into attractive residential areas. Helsinki is a city where good ideas

  • can quickly come to life.

  • Zurich: with 50 impressive museums, concert halls and theatres

  • a strict corporate culture, this clean, beautiful city is one larger cities should learn from.

  • In the end the cities that make the cut are not just OK, but places that are benchmarks

  • for urban renaissance and rigorous reinvention in everything from environmental policy to

  • transportation. Notably no city in the Americas made the top 10 and no city in South America or Africa

  • made the top 25.

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These are the 10 most liveable cities in the world, according to monocle.com

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10 Most Livable Cities in the World

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