Health is wealth. There is no dispute about that. When you think of the healthiest cities in the world, there are factors to consider. We have listed the five healthiest cities in the world. However, if you are not really impressed with the list because we missed your healthy city, get involved in the topic with your comments.
Did we say Hong Kong? Take a look at the city, there is this homely lifestyle that is associated with it. The city has one of the most populous and yet, socialization is very high. The local eateries are fully patronized leaving aside the junk lifestyle. It is not that junks are not taken but a lot of people maintain a very healthy lifestyle.
The transport system is designed in such a way that time is not wasted in Tokyo, despite being one of the biggest cities in the world with more 35 million people. It is very rich and is believed to have the best public transport system on planet earth. Healthy lifestyle is their watchword. If you must know, the city’s life expectancy is the highest in the world. This is where you would see people living above 100 years. The crime rate is also reduced in the city.
Copenhagen remains a city that is the capital of wellbeing and health in the Scandinavia. It has been crowned the jewel when it comes to health in the country. The success behind this story is that cycling and walking has become a lifestyle. A lot of people are seen cycling or even doing some walks around the city instead of always driving. Today, it is the pedestrian activity that has taken over the traffic. Cars are not really fun here, though you can buy one if you desire.
Stockholm is a very wealthy city that has become one of the top in the Gallup’s Global Wellbeing Index. The land is green and the people are healthy. The Royal National City Park is the first national urban park in the world which has given the city a fresh breath. The city also scores very high when it comes to mental stimulus. There are a lot of museums in the city and it holds more than most cities.
Some bigger Asian cities that did not make this list may not feel excited especially when they see Sydney on the list. The quality of education is believed to be the source of the city’s wellbeing. The people maintain a very healthy outdoor lifestyle with its huge number of sport facilities and clubs, beaches and parks.
Talking about the health of city is very important because that is what would drive the tourism of that destination. No one wants to visit a city that is full of sick people. This is the reason why we always see a lot of people visiting these cities and sometimes, they come for therapies or to learn about the secret of becoming healthy.