Top 10 most brightly painted cities in the world
It's not a secret that our mood depends on the surroundings, and gray and boring structures are not the best idea for a fun trip. After seeing these pictures, you will want to travel to the cities walking on the streets of which will put a smile on your face.
#1 Procida, Italy
This authentic Italian city is located on an island in the Bay of Naples. Throughout its history, Procida has not been loaded with tourists too much, so the colorful architecture still speaks the true language of the city.
#2 Oia, Santorini Island, Greece
Oia houses represent one of the most recognizable landmarks of the county. This inimitable combination of blue and white harmonizes with the surrounding nature to create picturesque Mediterranean landscape.
#3 Pachuca, Mexico
Today, this city is most famous for Macromural "Pachuca se Pinta", a large mural created by talented graffiti artists who were sponsored by the government. The whole neighborhood of the town now looks like a single abstract painting.
#4 Buenos Aires, Argentina
There are several colorful neighborhoods in Buenos Aires. Palermo, the central part of the city, is the epicenter of modern art and entertainment, while in La Boca district you can visit traditional cafes and enjoy the flamboyant houses citizens paint themselves.
#5 Burano, Italy
The most colorful Italian island is located in the Venetian Lagoon. According to the legend, the villagers started painting their houses in bright colors for fishermen to see the island in thick fog. Today, the process is regulated by the government: only certain colors are permitted on different streets, so one should send a special request before painting their building.
#6 Guatapé, Colombia
Colombia is a very colorful country: both nature and architecture are absolutely outstanding. Guatapé, located east of the capital city of Medellín, is rightfully considered the most brightly colored city in the country. Everything here is painted like a rainbow here: from buildings to public service vehicle.
#7 Provence village Menton, France
This village on the French Riviera is known for its colorful medieval houses and rich gardens, full of exotic plants.
#8 Little India, Singapore
This ethnic district in Singapore is known for its authentic restaurants and stores. Colorful Hindu temples located here amaze with their beauty.
#9 Busan, South Korea
Every building in this large port city is painted in pastel shades. When the sun goes down, the city is dazzling with beautiful nighttime illumination.
#10 Puerto de la Cruz town, Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain
Puerto de la Cruz is very popular among tourists on Tenerife. Brightly colored buildings can be found in the old part of the town.
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