Peaceful scenery, ancient architecture and wonderful climate are the reasons for small towns but attract tourists to visit.
Sidi Bou Said is a small town located near Tunis, Tunisia, overlooking the Mediterranean Sea. Besides the beautiful landscapes, the town is said to be the inspiration of many famous artists, including Swiss artist Paul Klee. Photo: Shutterstock / Sidi Bou Said.
Alberobello, located in Puglia, Italy, is famous for houses with a unique pyramid-shaped architecture, recognized as a World Heritage by UNESCO. Alberobello tourist town has a beautiful landscape with lots of quality restaurants. Photo: Shutterstock / Littleaom.
The old town of Annecy is located on Lake Annecy, France, with medieval blocks painted in vivid colors, giving visitors the feeling of looking at a miniature Venice. Visit Annecy, visit the ancient prison of Palais de I’lle and the castle Château d’Annecy, considered a symbol of the town. Photo: Shutterstock / byvalet.
Sedona, Arizona is often listed on America’s smallest town list. At any hotel in town, you can easily admire majestic sandstone mountains. This is also an ideal place for visitors with many resort services and roads for those who like hiking. Photo: Shutterstock / Josemaria Toscano.
The coastal town of Positano in Italy is the favorite destination of celebrities. The beauty of the mix of colorful houses such as white, pink and gold combined with the blue of the Mediterranean sea can surprise visitors. Guests can also walk around and explore chic fashion stores, restaurants and colorful streets. Photo: Shutterstock.
Hoi An ancient town located near the Thu Bon river mouth, Quang Nam province, is one of the top rated destinations in Vietnam. Here, the old houses are specially preserved. Peaceful and ancient looks in the old town create a sense of relaxation for any tourists who come here. Photo: Shutterstock / Banana Republic Images.
Dinan is a picturesque town in Brittany, France, overlooking the poetic Rance river. Guests can walk the streets and admire the artworks in galleries and craft shops. Photo: Shutterstock / canadastock.
The town of Albarracín is located on the mountain top above Río Guadalaviar in Spain’s Teruel province. Here, visitors will feel like being back to the past and discover wooden houses, ancient fortress walls and maze-like streets. Photo: Shutterstock / Albarracin.
The tourist town of Bled in Slovenia, is known for its charming scenery. Bled town is a church located on a small island in the middle of the lake, a medieval castle located on a cliff and majestic mountains of the Julian Alps. Bled is loved by the romantic atmosphere and activities like hiking, cycling and canoeing. Photo: Shutterstock / Ales Krivec.