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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

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Perhaps we can find Dervish & Banges this way?

2. Colmar, France

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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

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

6. Annecy, France

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Let's take a right to Hogsmeade Station.

7. Salzburg, Austria

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

8. Tallinn, Estonia

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

9. Kitzbühel, Austria

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

10. Hildesheim, Germany

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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...

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If only you were real.

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