Anybody who likes to travel, or even travels for a living (lucky you!) might wonder, where the cheapest cities in the world are! Well your wait has paid off and here I present you the 5 cheapest cities in the world. Ok, they might not be the cities you would want to relocate in, but definitely worth a visit. Most of these cheap cities on the list are a result of a high poverty rate. This study takes into account the price of housing, cost of living, food and entertainment and leisure.
Harare is the largest city and the capital of Zimbabwe. The poverty rate here is quite high, but the prices of pretty much everything else is very very cheap. It is the commercial trading centre for tobacco, cotton, corn and citrus. Itâ€™s definitely the perfect destination if you are planning to buy tobacco! Although a cheap city it is definitely not an ugly one!
Tianjin in China is the sixth largest city in the country. Tianjin boast with one of the highest rates of development in the world and is also important, because of its nearby port. Hands down the biggest advantage of this cheap city is its proximity and close connection to Beijing.
Sanaâ€™a is the capital of Yemen, and has been named “Cultural Capital of the Arab World” by the UNESCO in 2004. Both , housing cost and living cost are very cheap, despite that it is a very charming Arab city. Sanaâ€™a boasts a lot of beautiful mosques and even has its own university.
Buenos Aires, the capital city of Argentina and you might be surprised it is on the list of cheapest cities in the world! In fact, it can be a perfect destination for a vacation if you donâ€™t have a lot of money to spend. Buenos Aires is also a city with many attractions (touristy and non-touristy!)
The last city on this top 5 list of cheapest cities in the world ist Thimphu in Buthan â€“ The Kingdom of Buthan as its official name is, is a country in the Himalayas between Tibet and India. Thimphu is a gallery of traditional Bhutanese art, architecture, culture, and tradition and above all still so ethnic and pure.