By now I imagine you already know what the word «hipster«. It is a contemporary subculture that includes young upper-middle-class bohemians who are often associated with a number of trends, such as wearing second-hand clothes, buying artisan products, listening to alternative music or consuming organic food. In short, it is much more than wearing the typical beard that is still in fashion and that will have affected Gillette's sales so much.
Having said that, it should be said that being a hipster in Soria is not as easy as being one in one of the cities mentioned below. Are the perfect destination For all hipster, so I recommend you take note if you want to live an experience far from the conventional.
Portland (Oregon, United States)
If Portland is in this article, it is undoubtedly thanks to its wide range of vegan restaurants. In fact, there are 18 per 100,000 people. And not only that, but the world's first vegan mini supermarket was inaugurated there.
Lisbon is one of the most hipster European cities for its huge amount of vintage style shops. In total 78 per 100,000 inhabitants, which is said soon. On the other hand, it is also very prepared to offer infinite possibilities to the vegan tourist.
He couldn't be left out thanks to the Sodermalm Island, which is the largest island in the capital of Sweden. Although at the beginning of the 20th century it was a working class neighborhood that stood out for its wooden houses painted in different colors, today it has become Stockholm's Soho, a neighborhood that invites you to visit its art galleries and trendy restaurants while you bring out your most bohemian side in the design stores that mix between the houses.
It is in the Top 20 cities with the most coffee shops in the world. In total 80 per 100,000 people, which is not bad. In addition, there are 42 vintage boutiques for every 100,000 people, which undoubtedly reinforces its hipster streak. However, the event that catches the attention of most hipsters is the Helsinki Coffee Festival, which this year was held from April 20 to 22 in the Finnish capital.
Brighton and Hove (UK)
In the county of East Sussex, in the southeast of England, there is what for many is the most hipster city in the world. In most of the factors analyzed to determine the degree of "hispterism" of a city it appears in the first positions. To be more specific, in vegan restaurants, in coffee shops and in record stores. There are 37 vegan establishments, 125 coffee shops for every 100,000 people and 9 record stores for every 100,000 people. Normal that is considered the mecca of hipsters.
Salt Lake City (Utah, United States)
We return to the United States, but this time to travel to the State of Utah. There, in Salt Lake City, they have the privilege of saying that there are 24 tattoo parlors for every 100,000 people, equivalent to the fifth highest density of any city in the world. It is normal that a international convention on tattoos every year.
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