Osu Is Ranked 20th In A List Of 50 Coolest Neighbourhoods In The World

The coolest neighbourhoods in the world have been named by the influential Time Out guide, and it’s Embajadores in Madrid that takes the top spot.

But it’s the area that comes 20th which is the most interesting; Osu in Accra, Ghana is the only West African Neighbourhood on the list. It is a part of the Ghanaian Capital that is vibrant during the day and at night.

During daytime, Osu is thriving with business and commerce at night it transforms into a neighbourhood with a buzzing nightlife that attracts people from different neighbourhoods in the Ghanaian capital.

Osu is the neighbourhood that never sleeps, in one neighbourhood, you can find banks, fast food franchises, malls, embassies, night clubs, casino and hideouts for night crawlers – if you know you know.

The list was put together by local Time Out editors, city experts and 15,000 people surveyed across the world and also features the likes of Fitzroy in Melbourne, Enmore in Sydney and Highland Park in Los Angeles.

From Osu, Accra to LA, Athens and Beijing; The 50 Coolest  Neighbourhoods in the world:

  1. Embajadores, Madrid
  2. Euljiro, Seoul
  3. Nueva Villa de Aburrá, Medellín
  4. Metaxourgeio, Athens
  5. Princípe Real, Lisbon
  6. Strasbourg-Saint-Denis, Paris
  7. Neukölln, Berlin
  8. Yanaka, Tokyo
  9. Highland Park, Los Angeles
  10. Fitzroy, Melbourne
  11. Peckham, London
  12. Noord, Amsterdam
  13. Ancoats, Manchester
  14. Enmore, Sydney
  15. Bandra West, Mumbai
  16. Shuk HaPishpeshim, Tel Aviv-Jaffa
  17. West Village, New York
  18. West Loop, Chicago
  19. Tangba Jie, Chengdu
  20. Osu, Accra
  21. City Bowl District, Cape Town
  22. Sant Antoni, Barcelona
  23. Monti, Rome
  24. Leith, Edinburgh
  25. Hornstull, Stockholm
  26. Sololaki, Tbilisi
  27. Phibsboro, Dublin
  28. Botafogo, Rio de Janeiro
  29. Former French Concession, Shanghai
  30. Roma, Mexico City
  31. Cedofeita, Porto
  32. Prawirotaman, Yogyakarta
  33. Wynwood, Miami
  34. Hayes Valley, San Francisco
  35. Wan Chai, Hong Kong
  36. Ari, Bangkok
  37. Petite Italie, Montreal
  38. Karlín, Prague
  39. Dufferin Grove, Toronto
  40. Central District, Seattle
  41. Palermo Soho, Buenos Aires
  42. Damansara Heights, Kuala Lumpur.
  43. Kadıköy, Istanbul
  44. Tanjong Pagar, Singapore
  45. Kitay-Gorod, Moscow
  46. Langstrasse, Zurich
  47. Safdarjung Enclave, New Delhi
  48. South End, Boston
  49. Sanlitun, Beijing
  50. Dubai Marina and Jumeirah Beach Residence, Dubai

Experience the best Osu if you have the chance.

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