In these turbulent times of recession, anyone with any sense will know that living in a major city doesn’t come cheap. With supply struggling to keep up with demand, it can be of little wonder why most capitals are becoming increasingly unaffordable, even for those who work there. But if you’re lucky enough to be on the lookout for a luxurious place to live – or simply just curious – then here is our impromptu list of the most expensive cities in the world:
1. Hong Kong
The hedonist’s dream, Hong Kong, has ranked number 1 on the ‘most expensive places to live’ list for 7 seven years in a row and I wouldn’t be surprised if it stays here for many more due to its growing population and distinct lack of land to build on.
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