Want to visit one of the most expensive cities in the world in 2017? We have a list of those cities which will prove costliest to live.
There are many cities in the world, some of which are known for attractive tourist destinations, historical facts, and fantastic food which are available there. Those who are living or working in these expensive cities might know of the high cost of living which can be very expensive at times. You need to earn more to survive in these towns, although almost all of these places are also known as most developed cities in the world.
Some of the factors that are crucial for the city being the most expensive city in the world are the cost of clothing, food, cost of household goods, transportation, etc.
Top 10 Most Expensive Cities in The World 2017
1. Hong Kong, China
Hong Kong has always been on the top list for several years now. The city in all its majestic glory is one place to visit, though. It is considered as one of the most beautiful places you can visit in a very long time.
2. Luanda, Angola
In Angola, a city named Luanda is known for its charm and food. However, the expenses are too high. It comes as no surprise because last year, Luanda was the most expensive city in the world to live in.
3. Zurich, Switzerland
Zurich which is located in Switzerland comes in the third spot. The city is known for its high cost of living and transportation. People residing in Zurich rely on public transport. Unlike other cities, Zurich is known to be more organized.
Singapore has always been on the list of the most expensive cities in the world to reside in. With its high cost of living and food costs, the city is costly to live in. Over the last few years, the economy has seen a slide, but there is no reduction in the prices so far.
5. Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo is another city which is considered expensive. In Indian currency, a comb which is generally cheap and comes for Rs 40 at the most is priced around Rs 200. The city is known for its speed in everything and has the world’s fastest train.
6. New York
New York is one of the business hubs of USA and considered as one of the most expensive cities in the world. The dollar is doing is pretty high at the moment, and hence it is propelled in the rankings.
7. Los Angeles
Los Angeles is ranked seventh on the list and rightly so. Over the last few years the real estate while dwindling in other states is doing much better here.
8. Shanghai, China
Shanghai in China is considered expensive because of its high cost of living and great economic status.
9. Geneva, Switzerland
Another city to have made it on the list is from Switzerland, Geneva. Geneva is one of the most popular tourist destination as well, apart from being one of the political centers of the world.
10. Ndjamena, Chad
Ndjamena located in Chad was unexpected to be on the list but is considered as one of the expensive cities to live in the African continent after Luanda.
These were some of the most expensive cities in the world 2017. If you are considering to relocating there, then you will want to think carefully and then make a move there. However, visiting them once in a lifetime is truly an opportunity that you should not consider missing because glorious structures, tall buildings, and developed cities will amaze you.
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