At the top of the list is Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia, with Tbilisi in Georgia coming in second and Lisbon in third.

Lisbon ranks third overall, with a higher cost of living (£1,367) and average rent cost (​​£865) than the two cities ranked above it and an average salary of £959, according to the ranking from Preply.

“Internet speeds are much faster in Lisbon, however, at 29 Mbps - which is great for remote workers who need a high-speed connection to work. The lively city also boasts 476 activities to enjoy in the local area, such as city tours and river cruises. In terms of safety, Lisbon has a city safety index score of 70.87 out of 120 so it’s one of the safer destinations for expats in our ranking”.