We all want to be happy. And we do all sorts of things to try and be happy. But more often than not, happiness is attainable in the simplest of ways — like by being kind.
According to the World Happiness Report, Norway is the happiest country. It scores highly in its approach to caring, freedom, generosity, honesty, health, income and good governance.
Meanwhile, the Happy Planet Index ranks Costa Rica as the happiest country on Earth. Costa Ricans are known to be guided by the idea of a “pure life”, otherwise known as pura vida.
Much as these two countries are opposites when it comes to climate, they have one thing in common: happy citizens. And their secrets to happiness are anything but mind-blowing.
Want to learn more of these secrets? HomeToGo has compiled 10 from around the world. Scroll the gallery to check them out.
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