Explicitly less rainy days in a year
42.50 less rainy days in a year. Source: Wikipedia, 2015; WMO, 2015.
Substantially higher average maximum temperature
3.40 °C higher average maximum temperature. Can get very hot but good when doing water sports. Source: Wikipedia, 2015; WMO, 2015.
Explicitly higher average temperature/warmer
2.90 °C higher average temperature/warmer. Source: Wikipedia, 2015; WMO, 2015.
A bike sharing system
Bike sharing system makes a city more cyclist friendly, shows city’s pro cyclist attitude and gives new touristic opportunities. Source: Wikipedia, 2015.
Sizably cheaper monthly public transport ticket
45.20 $ cheaper monthly public transport ticket. Cost of the monthly public transport ticket indicates affordability of public transportation for an average inhabitant. Source: Wikipedia, 2015; city's public transport website, 2015.
Possibility of drinking alcohol in public places
In general, cities with possibility of drinking alcohol in public places have more thriving nightlife. It's easier to organize parties in public places. Source: Wikipedia, 2015; city's official website, 2015.
Has a public health care
Public health care is more affordable for an average citizen and usually guaranteed for everyone. Source: city's official website, 2015.
Appreciably lower murder rate
5.30 lower murder rate. Murder rate expresses number of murders per 100,000 inhabitants. Lower murder rate indicates safer city and better quality of living. Source: Wikipedia, 2015.
Noticeably lower income inequalities
0.14 lower income inequalities. The Gini coefficient is a measure of dispersion, in this case used to show the variation in income. A Gini coefficient of zero expresses perfect equality. A Gini coefficient of one expresses maximal inequality. Lower income inequalities indicate a more equal distribution of wealth and better opportunities for the average citizen. Source: Wikipedia, 2015.
Vastly less people infected with HIV
0.35 % less people infected with HIV. Bigger HIV infected population indicates bigger risk of infection and generally, worse health care and prevention system. Source: WHO, 2015.
Distinctly more landmarks from UNESCO World Heritage list
1 more landmarks from UNESCO World Heritage list. The World Heritage List includes 962 properties forming part of the cultural and natural heritage which the World Heritage Committee considers as having outstanding universal value. Source: UNESCO, 2015.
Is/was a host city of the Olympics
Source: Wikipedia, 2015.
Is a capital city
The status of a capital city indicates a great importance of a city for its country, especially for political, diplomatic and lobbying issues. Source: Wikipedia, 2015.
Is/was a host city of the FIFA World Cup
Source: Wikipedia, 2015
Is a site of pilgrimage for world religion
Indicates that the city is an important religious centre. Source: Wikipedia, 2015.
Cheaper cost of one-bedroom apartment in the city center
Cheaper cost of one-bedroom apartment in the city center. The average price of a single-bedroom apartment located in the city center shows how much of your salary would be allocated in rent expenses, and is an indicator of the cost of living of the city. Source: numbeo.com, 2015.
Lower cost of one single transportation ticket
Lower cost of one single transportation ticket. A cheaper single ticket will allow you to move through the city for less money. Whether you are a visitor or a resident, it will help your economy. Source: Official city's public transport website, 2015.
Is/was a host city of the CSD
Christopher Street Day is an annual European LGBT celebration and demonstration held in various cities across Europe for the rights of LGBT people, and against discrimination and exclusion. Source: Wikipedia, 2015.
Significantly more sister cities
13 more sister cities. Sister cities or twin towns are a form of law agreement made between towns, cities or regions in politically distinct areas to promote cultural and commercial ties. It might mean more possibilities outside your city, a greater multiculturalism and a wider range of options.
Wider total surface of the city
1285 sq km
1214 sq km
Wider total surface of the city. It can be nice to live in big cities, as a larger space may offer more options for residents and visitors.
Modestly higher proportion of men
0.61 % higher proportion of men. There's an oversupply of male population which can be good for single women. Source: Wikipedia, 2015; city's official stats, 2015.
You can visit the Trevi Fountain
The Trevi Fountain is a famous fountain where you can throw a coin for good luck.