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17 Actual Towns That Look Just Like Hogsmeade

Your travel bucket list just got longer.

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"Hogsmeade looked like a Christmas card; the little thatched cottages and shops were all covered in a layer of crisp snow; there were holly wreaths on the doors and strings of enchanted candles hanging in the trees."

—J.K. Rowling

1. Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany

Perhaps we can find Dervish & Banges this way?

2. Colmar, France

We'll need to visit Dogweed and Deathcap for this week's Herbology lesson.

3. Nördlingen, Germany

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My wand is busted. Ollivanders?

4. Zurich, Switzerland

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Let's pick up Gilderoy Lockhart's Who Am I? at Tomes and Scrolls.

5. Erfurt, Germany

I'm dying for a foaming tankard of Butterbeer. Meet at the Three Broomsticks in 5?

6. Annecy, France

Let's take a right to Hogsmeade Station.

7. Salzburg, Austria

We must be far away from The Hog's Head.

8. Tallinn, Estonia / Via

There's just something special about Scrivenshaft's Quill Shop.

9. Kitzbühel, Austria / Via

Let's dig through the barrel of Bertie Bott's Every Flavour Beans at Honeydukes.

10. Hildesheim, Germany

I'm glad we came this way to avoid The Shrieking Shack. That place creeps me out.

11. York, England

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Take him to Madam Puddifoot's Tea Shop. All the happy couples go there.

12. Linz, Germany

13. Dinan, France

14. Stratford, England

15. Esslingen am Neckar, Germany

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We need to get those socks from Gladrags Wizardwear—they scream when they get too smelly!

16. Mont Saint-Michel, France

17. Old Quebec City, Canada

Oh, Hogsmeade...

If only you were real.