Shabby surroundings and roads can put off anyone and visitors are bound to take home negative impressions of the place. So, we introduce you top 10 cleanest cities in the world.
10. Freiburg, Germany
The eco-city in Germany is the 10th cleanest city in the world. The wonderful city is surrounded by green hills and its citizens are very keen on eco-friendly strategies. The city is also a tourist spot because of its cleanliness, fresh air and mountain views.
9. Oslo, Norway
The Norwegian capital is not only the heart of Europe, but also the 9th cleanest city in the world. Its government is very particular regarding issues such as waste management, garbage disposal and pollution. The city is clean and beautiful.
8. Helsinki, Finland
The capital city of Finland takes the visitors in its awe with picturesque landscapes, wonderful sights and well-arranged architecture. The city is a brimming hub of culture and education and its authorities leave no stone unturned to maintain the beauty of the city.
7. Wellington, New Zealand
Though the city is not a popular destination among tourists but the scarcely populated area is very well maintained and tidy. The amazing city catches the observers’ attention with its near-perfect sights and architecture. Perfect place to live in!
6. Copenhagen, Denmark
As far as environment is concerned, this Danish capital stands out of the clutter. The country has a rich history of culture and traditions and the capital follows into its footsteps. The maintenance of the city is absolutely flawless making it the 6th cleanest city in the world.
5. Kobe, Japan
Japanese are well known for their discipline and responsibility and hence they miss no step in keeping their cities clean. The city of Kobe is located near Osaka and is the 5th cleanest city in the world. The budding economy and responsible citizens contribute in keeping the city clean.
4. Minneapolis, USA
Literally meaning “the water city” it is one of the most populated and cleanest cities of the USA. The city is located on both sides of the Mississippi river and is a very well-developed economy in terms of trading, services and transportation. The high amount of taxes are also responsible for maintaining the city to its current standard.
3. Honolulu, Hawaii
The tropical paradise and the pearl of Hawaii-Honolulu is the 3rd cleanest city in the world. Being the capital of the islands, all the financial resources are concentrated in the capital. The place is not much inhabited and its maintenance is taken care by its vast tourism. No amount of garbage is tolerated here and it welcomes all tourists with open arms.
2. Adelaide, Australia
Adelaide is the capital of South Australia and is considered to be one of the best cities to live in. The city is located between St. Vincent Gulf and Lofty mountain and is very important in terms of economy and culture. It is also the commercial center of the country owing to its various financial institutions.
1. Calgary, Canada
The cleanest city in the world is situated between Rocky Mountains and Prairies in Canada. It also has two rivers flowing across it, adding to the beauty of the city. Its prime area of concern is energy production which explains its excellent conditions and organized community and services.