Traffic is an important criteria when choosing a place to live. Spending lots of time in the car or other means of transport will cause a lot of frustration for the inhabitants.
Latest studies upon the traffic in some of the worlds metropolises show that people have to face a lot of hustle to travel from one place to another.
A top was made by the mapping company TomTom with the worst cities to live in because of the traffic. Two entries of the 13 cities that ranked in this top are from England. London and Manchester are the places with the worst traffic in the UK.
The entire top was detailed and explained in this article on Business Insider:
The 13 European cities with the worst traffic
However, some big cities municipalities invested in programs for eliminating traffic jams and hot-spots and it seems to be working out. One example is actually London that made some improvements from one year to another.
Ranking number one in what stressful traffic is Bucharest, Romania – one of the smallest cities on the list, actually.