Charms of City Life
City life has more advantages than its disadvantages. That is why city life is always charming. It also attracts people from other areas, particularly from villages. There are certain charms or attractions that make city life enjoyable, comfortable, and desirable. City life is furnished with modern facilities and also lots of better opportunities. The city provides a fast and dynamic life, better-earning scopes, improved medical facilities, advanced mode of transport and communication, better education, good sanitation, and other services, recreational and cultural varieties, and most of all, better opportunities for job, business and trade.
City life is racy and pacy. A city has good road networks and a rapid mode of transport and communication system. So city dwellers can move easily and quickly and can keep pace with the rest of the world. Automobiles and private cars, buses and trucks, trains and airliners, telephones and the Internet, all faster means of communication and transport have made city life faster, easier, and more comfortable. They have saved both time and money of the city dwellers and reduced their troubles and hazards.
The city has many good educational institutions. So city dwellers get better scopes of education here. Almost all the good schools, colleges, universities, and other specialized institutions are situated in cities. Besides, a city has good educational resources and the environment. Educational institutions in a city are better staffed, well equipped, and better administrated. Also, there are libraries, art galleries, museums, literary and intellectual societies, and organizations that contribute to widening learners’ knowledge, skill and experience, outlook, and faculty power.
A city provides good medical facilities. Highly skilled and experienced doctors are available in cities. Good hospitals and clinics, diagnostic centers, and other medical facilities are also available in a city.
Cities are the hub of trade and commercial activities. There are mills and factories, shopping malls and supermarkets, banks, and govt. and non-govt. offices. So a city offers good job opportunities and business facilities. In fact, cities provide opportunities for economic and commercial growth.
Generally, cities are furnished with parks, clubs, zoos, museums, theatres and cinema halls, and different types of attractive places. City dwellers visit these places and spend their free time to get enjoyment and pleasure. Besides, different cultural organizations arrange a variety of programs all year-round. These are a good source of joy and recreation for city dwellers. There are lots of interesting things to do and places to see. City people also enjoy eating out in fine hotels and restaurants.
City life offers better living conditions. The roads and streets are clean. It has good sanitation, and garbage management system. It has also a supply of pure drinking water. City dwellers enjoy electricity, gas, telephone, and other urban and modern facilities provided by city authorities or other service ‘providers. In cities, the supply of foods and other goods are better and more than rural areas. Almost anything can be found in the city’s markets or shops at any time. So the city has better living conditions and environment.
City life is full of hustle and bustle, noise, and activity but it is also full of excitement and variety. Of course, city life has certain drawbacks. But the opportunities and amenities, charms and attractions invite us to live in a city. City life is particularly appealing to young people because it offers them good earning and spending sources, it provides them with opportunities to develop their career, and pursue their dreams. So city life is always wished for!