There are many reasons to want to get a fresh start. Maybe you had some bad luck, or you simply seek some wanderlust. Whatever it may be, these are the top ten best places in the world to start over (and some more on how to enjoy your new beginning).
Austria – Vienna, the very best of the top ten best places in the world to start over
Located in eastern Austria, it serves as the federal capital of this country and home to 2 million people, yet it is so much more.
First and foremost, on many o-so-many rankings, Vienna consistently gets the first place in quality of life (check out for yourself here!). Keeping in mind healthcare, education, wages, entertainment and environmental factors, Vienna gets the highest possible scores across the board.
Vienna has long been (and to some it still is) the city of music, and for a good reason. This city in Central Europe has housed and inspired such artist of the past as Beethoven and Mozart. Who knows, Vienna might just give you inspiration while you walk past its building that has stood there and watched countless intellectual and cultural brilliant minds make their work that we all still enjoy today.
Australia – Adelaide, fresh start down under
Australia is a welcoming place for travelers from all around the world, making it one of the most diverse places on Earth. Its the continent of opportunity, wonder and beauty… “Top ten best places in Australia to start over” might just be a topic for itself, but for now, let us present Adelaide, the city of churches. It earned its name by having its 1.3 million people as followers of a rich mix of religions.
It stretches from the hillside to the sea and is consistently rated among the top on quality of life… why wait? Travel to the down-under for a new life!
Japan – Osaka, city of the rising sun
“Manchester of the Orient” is the capitalism in Japan made manifest. If you wish to make your new start a financially viable one, why not move to Osaka? Now, with Japan real estate being somewhat expensive, space could be tight, so you might want to consider these things your movers won’t move to make sure your move easier.
Canada – Calgary, the city of millionaires
Just like Osaka, this city (if a little bit closer to home) will provide you with a chance to make a new career. 800 biggest corporations of Canada can be found in this town in the province of Alberta, and it has the highest amount of millionaires per capita of any major city in Canada. If you don’t mind a little bit chillier atmosphere and a lot of friendly people and wonderful parks, why don’t hop over to the north and start your life over in Calgary!
Denmark – Copenhagen, from a fishing village to the vibrant gate of the Baltic sea
How could we talk about the top ten best places in the world to start over without putting the colorful capital of Danmark on the list. This beautiful city is full of rich history, vibrant architecture and oh so many parks. Moving with a pet? This might just be the best place for you (and you might also want to get some advice on pet relocation 101).
If you’ve been down on your luck recently, move to the place where lego is born and learn why Danmark is the happiest nation on earth!
Lisbon – Portugal
One of the most visited cities and Europe and most important cities in the world due to high commerce, international trade, education,
media, entertainment and art contributions. Lisbon offers beautiful scenery, plenty of wonderful people and a colorful culture. It can proudly be on the list of top ten best places in the world to start over.
Saint-Chinian – France, a perfect retirement
Have you reached the third age? Are you searching for a more peaceful start of your golden years? Well, there is something in that provincial life in France. Why not move to this picturesque town in southern France. It has everything you may need while providing a perfect environment for stress-free living.
Pour yourself a glass of red wine and enjoy the scenery
Austin – Texas, new life in a big way
Everything is bigger in Texas, and so are your opportunities! Far from what is usually portrayed, Texas is a diverse place with urban and rural lifestyles both present in this wast state. If you want to move, but not to move too far from home… Lone star state awaits!
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Buenos Aires – Argentina, the vibrant capital
Dubbed safest city in South America this city is a strong contender for top ten best places in the world to start over. Another champion from the southern hemisphere, it comes with a strong culture, great hospitality, interesting architecture and wild nightlife. Not to mention the economy on the rise giving ample opportunity for a new carrier.
This city, capital of Argentina, will surely be your great, new start!
Adriatic coast – Croatia and Montenegro, hidden treasure
Last, but not least, we come to the eastern shore of the Adriatic. This region is affordable and beautiful. Food is good and heritage of a vibrant cultural background, people are famously welcoming and there are things for both those who would seek thrills or those wanting to have a slower, more relaxed life.
Here are the places we would recommend:
- Dubrovnik – Surely among the top ten best places in the world to start over and get some history and fantasy mixed up. Yes, this is the same city as Kings Landing in Game of Thrones, but its historic districts and modern urban area offer so much more.
- Rovinj – Little town with a big heart and some really well-hidden restaurants. Perfect for retirement.
- Kotor – Montenegro is one of the smallest nations in Europe, but it boasts much beauty. Kotor is one such city, next to a beautiful bay. Extremely affordable and good for all those who truly enjoy their food.