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7 of the World’s Most Unusual Towns

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7 of the World’s Most Unusual Towns


What makes your town or city unique? Is it the architecture, the people, the location, the atmosphere? Each of these 7 towns have something truly unique, and truly fascinating about them. From underground living to quirky names, click through to check out some of the world’s most unusual towns.

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Katie Waldeck

Katie is a freelance writer focused on pets, food and women’s issues. A Chicago native and longtime resident of the Pacific Northwest, Katie now lives in Oakland, California.


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6:21AM PDT on Oct 16, 2013

Thanks for this interesting article

10:08PM PDT on Oct 1, 2013

Thanks---very interesting. I enjoined it.

12:16AM PDT on Oct 1, 2013

Thanks Katie.

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2:08AM PDT on Mar 22, 2013

I want to really check out Maharishi Vedic City, Iowa

5:57PM PDT on Mar 21, 2013

Thame Town China is oddly bizzarre.

3:50PM PDT on Mar 21, 2013

WOW!!! I'd probably avoid most of these for a visit but very interesting to know they exist!!!

3:03PM PDT on Mar 21, 2013

Must add some of these to 'my bucket list' might give the oil platform a miss though!

12:47PM PDT on Mar 21, 2013


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