Top 10 Cities Around the World That Should Be the Capital of Their Country
The Top Ten
It used to be the US capital in the 1790s
It's the largest city in the country
New York should not be the US capital. The District of Columbia was created to keep the capital more centrally located and separate from a major city like NY, Philadelphia, or Boston. NY being the capital would put it at risk for more terrorist attacks, protests, and political disputes that come with being a capital city. New York is the greatest city in the world and shouldn't be plagued by politics.
No, just no
Many people even think Toronto is the capital. But it's Ottawa. - Metal_Treasure
Toronto is the economic and cultural capital of Canada so naturally it deserves to be the political capital as well.
Ottawa is the capital for being in between Quebec and Ontario
Berlin is better and the government seat should stay in berlin.
This sounds like a good idea. It makes way more sense than Rome. Milan is the economical city of Italy which makes it one of the richest city in Italy and with it’s urban area, Milan has 3 times the number of inhabitants of Rome’s urban area. Besides Milan is known for being a lot safer than Rome. I could make a very long list of why Milan should be the capital but these are my main reasons.
No, Rome was once the capital of the world and is one of the most historically significant cities in the world. Also, Italy is not that old of a country, and there are many differences between the north and the south. Rome is in a great central location that connects the two parts of the country.
No, Rome makes perfect sense as the capital of Italy, considering its history. - clusium
No London is fine.
Once upon many moons ago, Northampton held the title as Capital of England. - Britgirl
The capital should remain in Washington, DC as DC was specially created for that purpose and fulfills it well. Even if the capital was to be moved, it should be moved to a more central location or a location with greater world influence. New York is where the capital would be if it weren't DC. After New York, probably Philadelphia or Chicago. They both have more influence and are better located than Seattle.
Berlin is better.
Considering how important it is in the world, how many tourists it gets, how historic it is, how much impact it has on Canada, and how superior it is to Ottawa, it is easily worthy of Canadian capital
This city needs a lot more recognition, it's a very important city over the world, yet it remains kinda unknown
Mega-important megapolitain Canada city
DC is better so no! And whoever added this to this list probably lives there.
Is the capital - Mono
No! delhi is better
We were capital
Many people may not know this, but Turin was the original capital of Italy. Turin has suffered so much after the status of capital was taken away. Besides, Turin was the capital of Piedmont-Sardinia the kingdom which was able to unite Italy. Rome on the other hand was one of the last areas to join Italy because they refused for many years. It’s time to put the old capital of the world to the side and make Turin the new capital of Italy.