How else to explain Bruges and Rio de Janeiro’s appearance on this list of the world’s 10 most beautiful cities?
The list runs as follows:
Interestingly though, the same compilers take only ‘world capitals and major cities’ for this other (surely more contentious) list: The 10 ugliest cities in the world.
And it runs as follows:
Guatemala City, Guatemala
Mexico City, Mexico
Sao Paulo, Brazil
Los Angeles, USA
Imagine, not a single American city qualifies for the first list and three are firmly in the second!