Berlin, the capital of Germany, seduces with extraordinary diversity of attractions, its cultural richness and through a dynamic lifestyle and also destinations.These contrasts between the historic buildings and contemporary architecture, between tradition and modernity characterize the city.
The history of an entire nation is told by the sights of Berlin, from the Brandenburg Gate to the Federal Chancellery. The German capital is the city of all major government buildings, such as the historic Reichstag seat of the German Parliament.
Berlin is the city of the arts, artists and museums. More than 170 museums - including the famous island world-famous museums - expose the treasures of humanity. Orchestras including the Berlin Philharmonic, so famous worldwide, and three great opera scenes with lyrical and choreographic performances of feeling make Berlin an eldorado for lovers of classical music worldwide. And numerous theaters, countless theaters and cabarets offer magazine shows for all tastes. Countless possibilities of shopping offers famous Kurfürstendamm, the elegant Friedrichstraße and original boutiques around as the famous Hackeschen Höfe.
Berlin sets the tone in lifestyle, music and art. Inspired by the exuberant creativity, increasingly more artists from around the world came to Berlin, turning the metropolis into one of the most exciting places in Europe. The permanent change characterize this lively and vibrating city with energy.
Yet Berlin is both a relaxed city with many open spaces that relax outdoors. Berlin is the greenest large city of Germany, with large parks, forests and lakes. This relaxed atmosphere is found everywhere in the city. In summer, the city life takes place outdoors: swimming pools at bars, cafes and open cinemas and theaters,where people can enjoy the sun and the warmth of summer nights.
Others The Most Admired Cities in the World .
Others from The Most Admired Cities in the World
Analysts from Anholt City Brands Index-GkK did over 5,100 interviews conducted worldwide.
Residents from 50 cities of China, India, South Korea, Australia, United States, Brazil, Russia, France, Germany and the UK have responded to a questionnaire choosing the most admired cities from 50 cities, according to six criteria : international reputation, place (transport, location), culture conditions (housing and public facilities), people (conviviality, safety and cultural diversity), educational and economic potential.
The result, published on 20 January 2016 was that the City of Lights was ranked the first, displacing London.
In previous ranking conducted in 2013, Paris was ranked third, notes agerpres.
The study - which results are published every two years - was conducted in September 2015 shortly before the attacks of 13 November, but a few months after January.
An admired City does not mean necessarily be visited.
"The attacks did not significantly change our lasting perception of the city," said Simon Anholt, creator standings, even though foreign tourists have not thought lately to visit soon Paris because the terms "state of emergency" and "conflict" are still present in their minds.
"The attacks do not change the reasons why tourists admire the beauty, attractions and cultural life of the city", concludes Anholt.
The ranking of the 10 cities most admired in the world admired, conducted by City Brands Index, comprises sequentially the cities: Paris, London, New York, Sydney, Los Angeles, Rome, Berlin, Amsterdam, Melbourne and Washington DC.