AÂ cityÂ is a relatively large and permanentÂ urbanÂ settlement. There is no sufficient evidence to assert what conditions in world history gave rise to the first cities. Theorists, however, have offered arguments for what the right conditions might have been and have identified some basic mechanisms that might have been the important driving forces.
The conventional view holds that cities first formed after theÂ Neolithic revolution. The Neolithic revolution broughtÂ agriculture, which made denser human populations possible, thereby supporting city development. Many Cities have a long history.
Thereâ€™s something fascinating about ancient cities that makes you want to explore everything they have to offer. If you, too, love to explore ancient civilizations or what remains of them, we have put together a list of the 10 oldest cities in the world that are still standing, reminiscent of how people lived millenniums ago.