Most Beautiful Cities

Rank 1: Paris

Paris

  Paris, the cosmopolitan capital of France, is the most beautiful city in the world. About 2.2 million people live in this dense central city and almost 12 million people live in the whole metropolitan area. It is one of the largest cities in Europe. Located in the northern part of the country on the river Seine, Paris has the reputation of being the most beautiful and romantic of all cities in the world.

   Paris is also known...

Rank 2: Venice

Venice

  Venice is the most beautiful city in the world, and the only one that can truly be described as unique. Each building is a work of art, with their beauty enhanced when reflected on the canals that cross the city. Its magical scenery is fascinating and breathtaking at first sight, evoking the feeling of entering the setting of a real-life fairy tale.

   Any city crossed by canals or with colorful buildings sitting on the...

Rank 3: London

London

  London is the capital city of the United Kingdom. London is also the largest metropolitan area in the United Kingdom, and the largest urban zone in the European Union by most measures. Located on the River Thames, London has been a major settlement for two millennia, its history going back to its founding by the Romans, who named it Londinium.

   London is a tourist's paradise. London contains four World Heritage Sites: the...

Rank 4: Prague

Prague

  Prague is known as the city of the thousand spires because of its bountifulness of grand, beautifully-preserved historical monuments dating from every period in history. Those spires are best admired from the bridges that cross the Vltava River, especially from the magnificent Charles Bridge, or standing in the stunningly beautiful Old Town Square. Only a few other cities in the world delight your senses as much as Prague.

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Rank 5: Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro

  Rio de Janeiro commonly referred simply as Rio, is the most naturally beautiful city in the world. Rio is the capital city of the State of Rio de Janeiro, the second largest city of Brazil, and the third largest metropolitan area in South America. Approximately 6.3 million people reside within the central city, making it the 6th largest in the Americas.

   Rio de Janeiro is the most visited city in the southern hemisphere, and...

Rank 6: Amsterdam

Amsterdam

  Amsterdam is the largest city and the capital of the Netherlands. Amsterdam is also sometimes referred to as the City of Tulips. Amsterdam is like one big village crossed by canals and footbridges, colorful flower markets, and bike paths. Its art galleries, dutch design, and extravagant nightlife make you conclude that this is in fact a big world-class city.

   While the first images it brings to mind may be the sex and...

Rank 7: Florence

Florence

  Florence is the capital city of the Italian region of Tuscany and province of Florence. It is the most populous city in Tuscany. Florence is synonymous with the Italian Renaissance, known for the artistic heritage in its palaces and museum collections. With all the beauty both inside and outside its historic buildings, it is the city as a whole that impresses the most. See it from Piazzale Michelangelo, a 19th century terrace overlooking the entire...

Rank 8: Sydney

Sydney

  Sydney, the most beautiful city in Australia, is praised for its natural beauty, chiefly its deep-water harbor that is visible from much of the hilly inner city. Sydney is known for its buildings with contemporary and modern architecture. Gateway to Australia and set on one of the world's most stunning harbours, Sydney extends north and south of the harbour in a golden chain of easy-to-reach, inner-city beaches. While Sydney rarely gets cold and dreary...

Rank 9: Singapore

Singapore

  Singapore, officially the Republic of Singapore, is a Southeast Asian city-state off the southern tip of the Malay Peninsula north of the equator. Singapore is considered the cleanest downtown on earth. Singapore is highly urbanised but almost half of the country is covered by greenery. As more land is being created for development through land reclamation, Singapore boasts the world's busiest port. Combining the beautiful skyscrapers and subways of a...

Rank 10: Las Vegas

Las Vegas

  Las Vegas is a internationally renowned resort city for gambling, shopping and fine dining. It earned the title of Sin City due to the city's tolerance for various forms of adult entertainment, and this image has made Las Vegas a popular setting for films and television programs. The city bills itself as The Entertainment Capital of the World, and is famous for its consolidated casino-hotels and associated entertainment.

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