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7 beautiful towns like fairy in Germany (Part 1)

 It would be a pity if you visit Germany without visiting an old town. Ancient wooden houses, mesmerizing medieval castles, along with the magnificent mountain scenery and green nature will mark unforgettable memories in the tourists. Let’s take a look at 10 beautiful towns like the fairy of Germany.

1. ROTHENBURG OB DER TAUBER

Rothenburg ob der Tauber Rothenburg ob der Tauber is a small town located in the German state of Bavaria. Because, this place exists an old town with medieval history. Although quite small, but the old town has extremely beautiful and ancient architecture that makes people think of the fairy land.

The ancient town of Rothenburg ob der Tauber was built in 1803 and is preserved fully to this day. This is the most beautiful town on a romantic road running through Bavaria, connecting Frankfurt and Munich. Visitors who come here, will surely enjoy being able to hang out in a small village in Grim’s old stories that we often read the day.

2. DINKELSBÜHL

Rothenburg ob der Tauber is home to a huge number of tourists each year in Germany, especially during the summer months and December. So if you travel at these times and want to find a quiet town , more peaceful, then Dinkelsbühl is the perfect choice.

Dinkelsbühl has unique architectural styles, including Gothic (St. George’s Cathedral), late Roman (St. Paul’s), Rococo (chapel in the Teutonic Order’s castle) and more. Travel here, you can walk around the streets to see and record the most impressive moments. Or if you have more time, choose a café on the street corner to sip a fragrant coffee while watching the daily life of indigenous people.

3. LUBECK

Lubeck town founded in 1143, is a small island near the Baltic coast. It is also one of the most famous old towns in northern Germany. So far, Lubeck has kept the red brick gates since the 15th century and many other valuable architectures.

If you have the opportunity to visit Lubeck, one of the tourist experiences not to be missed is watching boats and boats in Museumshafen harbor, or enjoying Lubeck’s famous Marzipan cake.

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7 most beautiful towns in the Philippines (part 2)

Terraced fields in Banaue, volcanoes in Tagaytay or lakes in Lake Sebu, etc. are addresses that attract tourists of the Philippines.

3. Lake Sebu

Lake Sebu town is located in South Cotabato province, Philippines. Here, visitors will experience the life of indigenous people, visit the silk weaving workshops, make ice or attend a traditional wedding party. In addition, the weather in this area is also very cool, the outdoor temperature is usually only about 25 degrees C.

4. Sagada

Located about 275 km north of Manila, this town is known for burial of dead people by hanging coffins high. Having a height of 1,600 m above sea level, this area has a cool temperature all year round. Coming here, visitors can participate in adventurous activities such as climbing, exploring caves, waterfalls, camping or visiting historical sites, etc.

5. Canlaon

In Negros Oriental province, Calaon is famous for the Philippines’ strongest volcano when it erupted 20 times in the past 100 years. At 1,200 meters high, Calaon always has cool weather all year round, besides, there are natural hot springs formed during the geothermal activity here.

6. Tagaytay

It takes more than an hour to move from Manila, Tagaytay is one of the most attractive tourist destinations of the Philippines. Here, visitors will see firsthand the world’s smallest volcano still active.

7. Lantapan

Connecting Kalatungan and Kitanglad mountains, Lantapan is a plateau town with a height of over 1,300 m above sea level. There is a cool climate so it is not surprising that this is the most vegetable growing area in the Philippines. Here, visitors will conquer the mountain Dulang – Dulang, this is the second highest mountain of the Philippines, behind the apo.

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The most unique small towns to visit in Italy

Alberobello – the town of fairy houses

Alberobello is dubbed the “dwarf mushroom” hobbit village. This small town brings the tranquil breath of the countryside with strange architecture. The houses here are just stones that are stacked on top of each other without mortar. The roof is designed in the form of arches, cones or pyramids and painted magic or pagan symbols like the houses of witches in an ancient story.

Modica town – the land of Chocolate 

The town of Modica not only attracts four-way tourists because of its peaceful setting but also because of the wonderful taste of the famous chocolate. This place is keeping a secret about the unique method of processing chocolate from the Aztecs hundreds of years ago, nowhere else.

The people of Modica used stone from volcanic Etna to form a circle and crush cocoa. Then they mixed with sugar into a paste rather than heating it to create a wonderful sweet crunch, accompanied by traditional additives like lemon oil or pistachio. Today, aromas are changed to suit the more modern taste, however, the delicious taste still does not change thanks to the traditional method.

Bolgheri – the town of great wines

Bolgheri is considered one of Italy’s finest wine producers. Tourists come here not only to enjoy excellent wine with attractive local dishes, but also to hear about the stories of wine from the time of Etruscan civilization.

In addition, a special thing at Bolgheri is the three-mile road to the village with 2500 Cypress trees, and the immense vineyards on either side. How wonderful it is to see the beautiful scenery of nature and enjoy the fascinating wine glasses!

The colorful Cinque Terre

The Cinque Terre is a town consisting of five colorful villages located on steep slopes and reflecting the waters of the Ligurian Sea such as Manarola, Riomaggiore, Corniglia, Monterosso al Mare, and Vernazza. All these villages have their own unique beauty that you can’t ignore anywhere when you visit.

You can wander sightseeing from village to village on the asphalt roads surrounded by vineyards and lemon trees, and the opposite side are rocks on one side and the deep blue sea. Certainly Cinque Terre will be an ideal place for your family tour.

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7 most beautiful towns in the Philippines (part 1)

The Philippines consists of 7,107 islands, bringing beautiful near-endless corners to explore. Here are 10 of the most beautiful towns in the Philippines to add to your list of must-see destinations.

1. Lazybones Town

With historic towns, idyllic beaches, sunny climates and diverse landscapes, the Philippines quickly emerged as a destination to compete with Southeast Asian tourist hotspots, such as Thailand and Indonesia.

2. Baclayon

Baclayon is the first municipality to be established on the island of Bohol, founded by the Spaniards at the end of the 16th century. The main attraction of this charming town is the Cathedral of Baclayaon, which is a national cultural treasure. as well as a national historical monument.

Although this historic church was severely damaged during the 2013 earthquake, its adjacent museum remains open to discovery. In addition to the church, the town has dozens of lovely Spanish colonial houses, dating from 1853. Baclayon is an ideal base for excursions to whales and dolphins to nearby Pamilacan island.

3. Daraga

Daraga is an ancient town located in southeastern Luzon. This rural town is located under the shadow of Mount Mayon, with Daraga church located on a hill overlooking a volcano. Built in 1773, the church is built of volcanic rock and has some intricately carved reliefs on its columns.

Just northwest of the town is Cagsawa Cathedral, one of the region’s most iconic locations. In the early 19th century, hundreds of people sought refuge in the church in a devastating eruption of Mayon Mountain, but were killed when lava engulfed the building. The rest of the church looks quite haunting in the context of the green fields and towering Mayon mountains.

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10 most beautiful small towns in Europe (Part 3)

If you are passionate about nostalgia, Europe is a great destination. Especially this place has the old town but very romantic and lovely. Remember these destinations and don’t forget to share them with your friends and relatives!

Let’s continue the list of 10 most beautiful towns in Europe!

8. Manarola, Italy

Manarola is a beautiful town in Italy. This is a part of the Cinque Terre in Liguria, northern Italy, attracting visitors by its splendid beauty. Manarola is the oldest town in 5 towns in Cinque Terre. There are colorful houses and stone terraces on the sloping beach.

The town is located on a 70m high mountain slope compared to sea level, beautiful and extremely romantic with a small harbor with anchored ships, picturesque houses on the beach, a small square with houses seafood products.

9. Colmar town, France

Colmar in France is a beautiful flower town called Little Venice because of many canals flowing through. The old town is well-preserved with many long-standing architectures and museums of its history. Some say that this is the most beautiful town in Europe.

Colmar was founded in the 9th century and its heyday in 1200. With a sunny climate, Colmar is one of the driest places in France. Today, Colmar France is known as the capital of Alsatian wine and canals with beautiful ancient architecture.

10. Hallstatt town Austria

Hallstatt is a village in the Salzkammergut region in Austria, one of the most beautiful small towns in Europe and the most visited destination in Austria. The black-roofed wooden houses are silhouetted against crystal clear water and on one side is the high mountain range that creates a beautiful charming mountain and river scenery for relaxation, walking and sailing for tourists. There are also the oldest wooden houses in the world.

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10 most beautiful small towns in Europe (Part 2)

If you are passionate about nostalgia, Europe is a great destination. Especially this place has the old town but very romantic and lovely. Remember these destinations and don’t forget to share them with your friends and relatives!

Let’s continue the list of 10 most beautiful towns in Europe!

5. Spello, Italy – Beautiful old town

Spello is an ancient Italian town, in Perugia province in the eastern center of Umbria. The town lies on a gradual slope to the plains. From here, you can see the Umbrian plain under the mountainside. There is a railway from Rome to Florence via Perugia.

It used to be the land of the Romans in the 1st century BC. Spello Italy is a town of 6,000 inhabitants and a great place to experience walking. Nearby there are two medieval villages of Collepino and San Giovanni.

6. Town of Vernazza, Italy

Vernazza is a picturesque town that is located in La Spezia, Liguria, Italy. In it, the Cinque Terre is the most beautiful city compared to 4 other towns, Monterosso, Corniglia, Manarola and Riomaggiore. It is quiet here, with few vehicles, once a coastal fishing village. Colorful old houses are built on cliffs. A small town harbor is located next to a magnificent old castle and a splendid church.

7. Ronda, Spain

Ronda is a traditional old town with about 35,000 inhabitants located on high slopes, surrounded by lush river valleys.

Founded in the 9th century BC, the Ronda Malaga is a city rich in history on a 750m high mountain. It attracts and mesmerizes travelers around the world. The highlight is the stone painting of Cueva de la Pileta and the annual bullfighting match at Feria Goyesca. Ronda, Spain is a cradle of the country’s modern bullfighting event.