10. Melbourne, Australia
An unsurprising entry at number ten after being voted most liveable city in the world four times in a row: Melbourne, Australia was voted for by many as the friendliest city in the world.
9. Manchester, England
At number nine it’s Manchester, one of the highlights of the north of England. Once described as “the belly and guts of the nation” by George Orwell, our readers think it’s one of the friendliest cities in the world.
8. Dubai, UAE
This fast-growing city is the hub of the United Arab Emirates and got a vote from one of our Facebook followers because “everyone is polite and friendly”.
7. Copenhagen, Denmark
A compact and easy to navigate city, Copenhagen makes number seven in the world’s friendliest cities vote thanks to a thumbs up from readers including Rob on Twitter, and Natalia Rangel on Facebook.
6. Vancouver, Canada
Canada makes an appearance at number six with the coastal city of Vancouver, in British Columbia. Twitter follower Sascha Neth said: “We hosted the friendliest winter Olympics!”
5. Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo was voted as the fifth friendliest city in the world. LukmanAul says on Twitter, “despite being very hectic, Tokyo is the friendliest city and is very safe.” After getting lost at 3am, he said an office worker directed him back to his hotel using her smartphone, even though there was a language barrier.
4. Liverpool, England
Another northern English city, Liverpool was one of our top cities to visit 2014 and is also one of the friendliest in the world according to you.
3. Montréal, Canada
In third place is Montréal, Canada’s second largest city. On Twitter, Paul Chibeba said: “my #friendlycity pick is #Montréal: colourful, engaging and welcoming in French and English!”.
2. Dublin, Ireland
With a the bulk of votes on Facebook, Ireland’s capital Dublin makes second friendliest city in the world. Spend a weekend enjoying the Georgian townhouses, squares and historic churches among some of the friendliest people in the world.
1. Glasgow, Scotland
Our readers voted Glasgow the world’s friendliest city. Check out our insider’s guide for tips on what to see and do.