The most beautiful villages
We present our top 10 most beautiful villages in the world. Here we go…
The English village Biburi located in Gloucestershire. It has repeatedly acknowledged the most beautiful and most of the English countryside in the world various artists and poets. Cozy houses of the XVII century is really like gone with fabulous illustrations. The village itself is much older - the first mention of this settlement dates back to the XI century. Despite its popularity with tourists, public transport Biburi still does not go, and to get there you need to go on a train to London Paddington train station, get to the station Kembla, and after that only by taxi.
This picturesque village is located in the UNESCO World Heritage list. Here you can admire the wonderful houses with triangular roofs, built in the style of "gasskho", and also on Ogimachi Castle, which is located near the village. Tourists here delivers bus.
The species of this Swiss village at any time of year remind the fabulous scenery. The indigenous population of the village consists of little more than a thousand people. But each local inhabitant, depending on the season from 5 to 10 guests, so there is always crowded. Here is the famous ski resort and an amazing cave Krigsloh, which, as they say, can predict the approach of war. Ride a conventional car is prohibited, so as not to spoil the pure mountain air. But the services of tourists is always a variety of environmentally friendly electric cars.
This picturesque village stands on the shore of the Mediterranean Sea. For many centuries, there were continuing the war, and in the mixed village of a variety of cultures. All this has given rise to a completely unique architectural ensemble, which, together with the stunning scenery today attracts a lot of tourists from all over the world.
Zaanse Schans, Netherlands
In contrast to the modern village of Amsterdam Zaanse Schans still retained its present distinctive face. Here there are typical houses of the XVII century and the famous windmills, creating a real "Dutch" landscape. It sells wonderful natural cheese, beautiful painted porcelain and traditional wooden shoes.
Pariangan, West Sumatra
The picturesque streets of the village of Minangkabau people are literally at the foot of an active volcano Merapi, which in the past 200 years, has erupted nearly 40 times. Dangerous neighborhood makes the impression of a beautiful scenery especially strong.
This village with a thousand years of history is familiar to fans of the book and film "The Godfather", as reproduced in the film event filmed here. You can visit Bar Vitelli and the famous Capuchin monastery, where the most famous crypt in which the eyelids are more than fifty bodies of the local nobility and the clergy who underwent natural mummification in the catacombs.
Cua Van, Vietnam
The main treasure of this small fishing village up the incredible beauty of its surrounding landscape. Small houses, supported by rafts are literally on the water surrounded by huge cliffs Ha Long Bay. In one of these houses-rafts located and village school and the students come to it by boat. To view all the beauty of the village, tourists should also hire a boat.
Caleta Tortel, Chile
The small village of Caleta Tortel is the glory "of the Chilean Venice". Stone palaces and majestic bridges here, though not present, but there are plenty of picturesque wooden houses, towering on stilts and connected with each other the whole web of light hanging bridges, and sometimes ladders. For obvious reasons of road transport to move around here is impossible.
Sidi Bou Said, Tunisia
All the houses in this village have traditional Tunisian colors: bright white walls and sky-blue shutters and doors. Against the backdrop of dazzling blue of the Gulf of Tunis village looks just fine. There is constantly resting a lot of representatives of creative professions, and many tourist companies offer day trips here.