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The Best Small Towns Around the World

Big cities might get all the attention as some of the most popular destinations in the world, but small towns offer their own set of unique, memorable experiences. We've rounded up some of the best small towns around the world with under 15,000 residents, so you can plan your next getaway.

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    16 of the Best Small Towns in America

    16 of the Best Small Towns in America

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    Travel + Leisure - Elizabeth Rhodes

    From California to New York, these are some of the best small towns in America. Big cities like New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles might get all the attention as some of the most popular destinations in the country, but the best small towns in America offer their own set of unique, memorable …

    The 12 Best Small Towns in Canada

    The 12 Best Small Towns in Canada

    From coast to coast to coast, these delightful small towns in Canada deliver on adventure, charm, and hospitality. While Vancouver, Toronto, and Montreal often steal the spotlight, Canada is dotted with its fair share of delightful and laid-back small towns. From charming fishing villages in the …

    12 Best Small Towns in Italy

    12 Best Small Towns in Italy

    That Italy has some of the finest cities in Europe, you already know. Florence and Rome remain two of the best international destinations for gorgeous sights and delicious plates of pasta. But, sometimes you want to sip an Aperol spritz on a secluded beach away from the crowds. To see Italy as the …

    12 Best Small Towns in Ireland

    12 Best Small Towns in Ireland

    With its ragged, weaving coastline and ancient, mist-covered mountains, there's a wind-whipped majesty to Ireland's landscapes. Yet, within this sparse beauty lies some of Europe's most delightful small towns. Often just a stone's throw from a seductive shoreline or crumbling medieval castle, these …

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