#7 Llandaff, Wales, UK
Recently named one of the best places to live in urban UK by the British Sunday Times, Llandaff is the birthplace of iconic storyteller, Roald Dahl. A historic landmark, and very beautiful place, it’s small and friendly, and as they say in the classics, far from the madding crowd. If you’re looking for a village atmosphere in a country that is very much first world, that offers a strong sense of community, then Llandaff could be the place for you to restart your life. Other benefits include good schools and a very low crime rate.