Four other Canadian cities also made the list, including Vancouver, Ottawa, Toronto and Montreal
There are always factors to consider when choosing a place to live, work or travel. Safety, sustainability and economic prosperity are just some factors to be considered.
Resonance Consultancy, the group that rates the top 100 best cities in the world each year through BestCities.org has once again ranked this year's top cities. As a first, the ranking also includes a city's sustainability, shaking up the traditional rankings. Check out the rest of this slideshow to see the top fifteen best cities in the world.
The latest World’s Best Cities Report by Resonance has Calgary coming in 49th place, and Edmonton in the 86th spot, among 100 of the world’s cities.
The report ranks cities based on six metrics: place, product, programming, people, prosperity and promotion.