Lisbon leads list of best cities to live in the world

No. 1? Lisbon, Portugal.
No. 1? Lisbon, Portugal.

Live and Invest Overseas, an international resource for real estate and retirement living, has named its 10 best places to live in the world in 2018. Topping the list is Lisbon, noted for its abundant beauty, history, green spaces and culture.  The rest of the world’s best cities are below. “These are simply the best places to be, regardless of your age or any other circumstances,” said Kathleen Peddicord, publisher of Live and Invest Overseas.

10 Best Places to Live in 2018

  1. Lisbon, Portugal
  2. Cali, Colombia
  3. Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
  4. San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
  5. Saint-Chinian, France
  6. Citta Sant’Angelo, Italy
  7. Ljubjana, Slovenia
  8. Playa del Carmen, Mexico
  9. Bali, Indonesia
  10. Da Nang, Vietnam

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