Solvang, Californiafox lei/shutterstock
This Californian town fully embraces its Danish history. After visiting the vineyards (Solvang is in Santa Barbara County Wine Country, after all), learn Scandinavian history at the Elverhøj Museum of History & Art. Don’t miss these other enchanting places that look like fairy tales.
Helen, GeorgiaJon Bilous/shutterstock
This charming 430-person town is nestled right by the Chattahoochee River. Strolling through the cobblestone sidewalks and red-roofed homes in Helen, you’d swear you were in a Bavarian village. For more small-town charm, check out these 21 cute towns everyone should visit.