Vancouver named 3rd best coastal city in world

Dec 19 2017, 10:00 pm

Vancouver is the third best coastal city in the world, according to new rankings from Chicago Cruise Lines.

Meanwhile, Auckland, New Zealand, was named best coastal city in the world and Barcelona, Spain, came in a close second.

The cruise line company ranked the top 25 coastal cities according to six criteria: arts and architecture, nature, food, music, sports and recreation, and a wild card attribute.

They also considered rankings by organizations like Mercer and Euromonitor, to consider the value of each city from both a residential perspective and a tourism perspective.

Top 25 coastal cities

(according to Chicago Line Cruises)

  1. Auckland
  2. Barcelona
  3. Vancouver
  4. Copenhagen
  5. Singapore
  6. Chicago
  7. Sydney
  8. San Francisco
  9. Tokyo
  10. New York
  11. Dublin
  12. Hong Kong
  13. Helsinki
  14. Los Angeles
  15. Lisbon
  16. Dubai
  17. Oslo
  18. Perth
  19. Istanbul
  20. Miami
  21. Honolulu
  22. Bangkok
  23. Venice
  24. New Orleans
  25. Edinburgh


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