The 10 most beautiful small towns in Italy


When visiting Italy, most travelers make a beeline for famous cities like Rome, Venice, Florence, and Milan—but some of the country's dreamiest holiday destinations are tiny, little-known towns and villages off the beaten tourist track. From sleepy Sicilian seaside escapes to postcard-perfect Tuscan hamlets, we've rounded up the 10 most beautiful small towns in Italy. Added bonus: most of them are within day-tripping distance of a major city.

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