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World’s friendliest and unfriendliest cities for tourists

Can you guess which cities could be the world’s friendliest and unfriendliest cities for tourists in the world? Readers of the highly-regard luxury travel magazine Condé Nast Traveler selected them. Residents of Australia’s other major cities might disagree, but international travellers have voted Sydney the world’s friendliest city for 2015. Below are the world’s top 10 friendliest and unfriendliest cities for tourists.

The results were determined by the publication’s annual Reader Choice Awards survey, which received over a million votes from nearly 77,000 readers.


1. Sydney, Australia

Busan city view from sea with skyscrapers, best destination for play, work, live

2. Dublin, Ireland

3. Queenstown, New Zealand

4. Kraków, Poland

5. Bruges, Belgium

6. Edinburgh, Scotland

7. Kyoto, Japan

8. Budapest, Hungary

9. Auckland, New Zealand

10. Reykjavik, Iceland


1. Caracas, Venezuela

2. Casablanca, Morocco

3. Guangzhou, China

4. Guatemala City, Guatemala

5. Nairobi, Kenya

6. New Delhi, India

7. Cairo, Egypt

8. Moscow, Russia

9. Jakarta, Indonesia

10. Cannes, France

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