Can City Living Be Good For Our Mental Health?

One Love Manchester

Everywhere you turn, there’s always someone going on about how they long to get out of the rat race and go live the rural life. From the fresh air in his lungs and grass under her feet they talk about how life in the countryside the cure to all modern aliments is.

There are others like me however that can’t get enough of the hustle and bustle of the modern city and for us urban life offers endless pleasures for the mind, body and soul. With that in mind here are a few examples of how living in a city can add value both psychically and mentally.

Money Money Money


Incomes in the city tend to be a lot higher than those in rural places normally resulting in a better standard of living. This is mainly because Job pools, careers progression and entrepreneurial opportunities are far greater its cities. There’s no limits to where you could go.

Things To Do, Places To Go & People To See

With all the theatres, bars and restaurants there’s always something to do. There are so many shows, concerts and plays to be seen that you could venture out every day of the year and never get bored. Not only will this expand your cultural awareness but it’ll improve your mood and general well being as well.

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