Doha is named as the best coastal relocation destination in the world in new research by money.co.uk, it was announced yesterday. Qatar's capital city scored 7.53/10. The study analysed factors that are often taken into consideration when deciding where to relocate to, including house prices, living costs, average salary, weather conditions, sea temperature and life expectancy, to reveal the best places to relocate to around the globe.
According to https://www.money.co.uk/mortgages/relocation-report, the key characteristics which makes Doha the best coastal relocation destination are the following: Average sea temperature -- 24.93C; air temperature -- 27.5C; annual salary -- $56,210; monthly cost of living for a family of four -- $3,070; house price -- $3718/sqm.
Doha is followed by Dubai, Abu Dhabi (UAE), Jeddah (Saudi Arabia), Manama (Bahrain), Daytona Beach, Miami (US), Havana, Tampa (US), and Valencia (Spain). The best city in the world to relocate to is Austin, which has the third-best internet speed of any city in the rankings, at 87.5 Mbps. Additionally, the city scores highly in terms of average temperature (20.4C), and high average monthly salaries at $5,501. Basel, Switzerland is the most expensive city to relocate to as the annual cost of living is $74,219. The most affordable relocation destination is Istanbul where average annual living costs are only $17,610, according to the research.