Here are 12 of the Most Beautiful, Charming Small Towns in Northern California

When you think of Northern California, do you think of small town charm? If you don’t, you should! This part of our state is dotted with dozens of towns that by population alone may not be considered small, but by charm and beauty they’ve kept the magic by feeling quaint and reminding us of times gone by.

There’s nothing more romantic than taking the hand of someone you love and strolling down main street. Here are 12 that made our list.

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When you think of small town charm which Northern California spot comes to mind? Share which towns you’ve visited here and give us your advice on a few we may have missed!