Lots of sites around the internet have recorded that London the capital of Great Britain is the most beautiful capital city in the world and also that coming in second place in Islamabad the capital of Pakistan. But truly and worthy of note is that most people only hype their own country capitals as the most beautiful just for personal and patriotic reasons but in this article, we will bring the facts as our name implies on the top-10 beautiful capital city in the world. Hopefully, after reading this article there will be fewer arguments in the alley and the school compound.
Tokyo comes in on top of the list as a beautiful capital city in the world with her many astonishing lights and museums. In Ueno Park, there is the Tokyo National Museum, the country’s largest museum and specializing in traditional Japanese art; the National Museum of Western Art and Ueno Zoo. Other museums include the National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation in Odaiba; the Edo-Tokyo Museum in Sumida. Tokyo hosted the 1964 Summer Olympics, thus becoming the first Asian city to host the Summer Games. The National Stadium, also known as the Olympic Stadium, was host to a number of international sporting events. In 2016, it was to be replaced by the New National Stadium. As the largest population center in Japan and the site of the country’s largest broadcasters and studios, Tokyo is undoubtedly a wonder to behold. As of 2003, Japan spent $208 billion a year on public works projects such as highways, tunnels, dams, and bridges. Construction consumes 40 percent of the national budget.
London is one of the world’s leading tourism destinations which in turn makes this city one of the most beautiful capital city in the world, and the city is home to an array of famous tourist attractions. The city attracted 19.1 million international visitors in 2017, making it one of the worlds most visited in terms of international visits. The London Eye is a giant Ferris wheel located on the edge of the River Thames. It is 135 meters tall and has a diameter of 120 meters. A short walk away, the area boasts the London Aquarium, Big Ben, the Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey and Nelson’s Column. In 2013, the tallest building in London, the Shard, opened a viewing platform to the public.
Dublin has many landmarks and monuments dating back hundreds of years. One of the oldest is Dublin Castle, which was first founded as a major defensive work on the orders of England’s King John in 1204, shortly after the Norman invasion of Ireland in 1169, when it was commanded that a castle be built with strong walls and good ditches for the defense of the city, the administration of justice, and the protection of the King’s treasure. Largely complete by 1230, the castle was of typical Norman courtyard design, with a central square without a keep, bounded on all sides by tall defensive walls and protected at each corner by a circular tower. Sited to the south-east of Norman Dublin, the castle formed one corner of the outer perimeter of the city, using the River Poddle as a natural means of defense. Over the past twenty years, the Irish Government has implemented successive programmes of infrastructure development and investment. This has helped modernize traditional areas and create new sectors around Ireland’s abundant natural energy capabilities to support Dublin’s economic progress well into the future.
Berlin is best known for its historical associations as the German capital, internationalism and tolerance, lively nightlife, its many cafés, clubs, bars, street art, and numerous museums, palaces, and other sites of historic interest. Berlin’s architecture is quite varied. Berlin make our list of the beautiful capital city in the world not just for its ambiance but also for the part the city has played in the preserving the great history of her people and this makes this city so unique and beautiful.
Madrid is the capital and largest city of Spain, as well as the capital of the autonomous community of the same name (Comunidad de Madrid). The population of the city is roughly 3.3 million with a metro area population of almost 6.5 million. Madrid is best known for its great cultural and artistic heritage, a good example of which is the El Prado Museum. Madrid also boasts some of the liveliest nightlife in the world. Not just for the color but for the wonderful and amazing sites that greet people on arrival to this wonderful city, not just being home to one of the greatest football team on earth but the food and delicious cuisine that each and every café and restaurant has to offer Madrid makes this list of the beautiful capital city in the world.
Paris the capital of France, is one of Europe’s largest cities, with 2.2 million people living in the dense, central city and almost 12 million people living in the whole metropolitan area. Located in the north of France on the river Seine, Paris has the well-deserved reputation of being the most beautiful and romantic of all cities, brimming with historic associations and remaining vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food, and design. Dubbed the city of lights and fashion capital of the world, it is home to the world’s finest and most luxurious fashion designers and cosmetics, such as Chanel, Dior, Yves Saint-Laurent, Guerlain, Lancôme, L’Oréal, Clarins, etc. Paris boasts perhaps the world’s best infrastructure,. Cable TV, internet, and telephone, as well as the Metro, the bus, and the RER train system all are likely less costly than comparable services anywhere in the world.
Sydney is known as the Harbor City, also the largest city in Australia with an enviable reputation as one of the world’s most beautiful capital city in the world. Brimming with history, nature, culture, art and fashion among others. Sydney’s sit next to miles of ocean coastline and sandy surf beaches. Long-term immigration has led to the city’s reputation as one of the most culturally and ethnically diverse cities in Australia and the world. The city is also home to the Sydney Opera House and the Sydney Harbour Bridge, two of the most iconic structures on this planet.
Washington D.C is the capital of the United States of America and the seat of its three branches of government, as well as the federal district of the U.S. The city has an unparalleled collection of free, public museums and many of the nation’s most treasured monuments and memorials. The high point on the National Mall between the Capitol, Washington Monument, White House, and Lincoln Memorial are famous throughout the world as icons of the world’s wealthiest and most powerful nation. D.C. shed its former reputation as a boring and dangerous city and it now has shopping, dining, and nightlife befitting a world-class metropolis. Travelers will find the city to be exciting, cosmopolitan, and international.
Vienna is an Austrian state. It is the capital of the Republic of Austria and by far the largest city in Austria with its population of more than 1.7 million. As expected Vienna is Austria’s cultural, economic, and political center. As the former home of the Habsburg court and its various empires, the city still has the trappings of the imperial capital it once was, and the historic city center is inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List. Apart from optimal traffic connections via road, rail, the Danube River and by air, Vienna has also significantly developed its activities on the international data highway. Vienna has invested heavily in expanding its telecommunications infrastructure compared to other EU member states. Companies in Austria can take advantage of state-of-the-art, high-capacity networks, and systems.
10. Milan (Italy)
Milan is financially the most important city in Italy. It has the second most populous city proper in the country but sits at the center of Italy’s largest urban and metropolitan area. While incorrectly not considered as beautiful as some Italian cities, having been partly destroyed by Second World War bomb raids, the city has rebuilt itself into a thriving cosmopolitan business capital. In essence, for a tourist, what makes Milan interesting compared to other places is that the city is truly more about the lifestyle of enjoying worldly pleasures: a paradise for shopping, football, opera, and nightlife.