Exploring Europe's Most Picturesque Towns
Inside the quaintest off-the-grid towns Europe has to offer.
While cities like Paris and London draw the crowds, smaller towns across Europe offer an unbridled charm that shouldn't be overlooked.
From storybook villages that have stayed frozen in time to quaint, picturesque hideaways that are perfect for any Instagram aficionado, Europe is filled with destinations that boast stunning scenery and loads of culture to boot—fanny pack-toting tourists not included.
If you're looking for a relaxing retreat without waiting in lines or navigating through hoards of other travelers, here's a list of towns that should be at the top of your travel bucket list.