Melville in Johannesburg has been ranked number 33 on Time Out’s 2020 list of the world’s 40 coolest neighbourhoods. Newsflash reports that the annual survey is based on food, fun, culture and community. Melville is the only South African neighbourhood to make the top 40, moving up 15 places from last year’s number 48. It’s described as a joyous place where everyone knows everyone. Esquerra De L’Eixample in Barcelona took first place for its ‘tight-knit community, great local businesses and LGBTQ+-friendly culture.