There are many beautiful cities in the world but not all of them can claim that they are clean, meaning that the most beautiful cities aren’t always the most livable cities, to have to reside in. Many people think that the best livable cities are the ones that are both clean and safe. The cleanest cities in the world today, are not all in one country as you may expect but are from a variety of countries from around the globe. Here is a list of the top 10 most cleanest cities in the world in 2014.
This was a planned city which was designed with wide boulevards and parklands but it is perhaps its attitude to recycling that helps to keep it clean. At the central market, 85% of waste is recycled and the inhabitants of the city are mindful towards cleanliness.
With its closeness to the Black forest, this beautiful city makes for a perfect break. Not only is this city one of the cleanest in the world but it is also one of the ‘greenest’ an attribute that is appreciated by visitors and residents alike.
With its abundance of museums and parks by the sea front, the city makes for a great visit. Although the city ranks as one of the cleanest in the world, its down side is that it is also one of the most expensive.
Wellington, New Zealand
A leader in waste management, energy consumption and air quality, this clean city would certainly be a pleasure to live in. The city is in view of many natural beauties with mountains, coastline and green spaces, all available to be enjoyed from this, a city that has been called the ‘coolest little capital in the world’.
Voted as the ‘European Green Capital 2014’, the government and the people work hand in hand to maintain its high standards of being environmentally clean.
The Japanese are well known for their intense feelings towards responsibility and that linked to the cities advanced technological approach to waste management, helps to make this one of the cleanest cities.
This is the largest city in the state of Minnesota with 3.3 million residents but it still is able to maintain a high degree of cleanliness. One of the factors that probably help to maintain the city’s record is its pleasant weather record.
A combination of beautiful scenery and beautiful buildings make this a delightful city to visit. As well as being one of the cleanest cities, it is also a leader in education and other matters within Northern Europe.
Hawaii is one of the greatest vacation places in the world and receives a good many visitors every year but the attitude of both the people and the government, enable this to remain one of the cleanest cities in the world.
Situated close to the Rocky Mountains, this is certainly a beautiful city and any visitor will also appreciate the standard to which the city is maintained, making it the cleanest city in the world for five years running.