America's Coolest Small Towns Check out photos from 10 towns that have gotten everything right—in perfectly small doses. Budget Travel Tuesday, Sep 22, 2009, 12:00 AM Highway 1 near Cayucos, Calif. (Amanda Friedman) Budget Travel LLC, 2016


America's Coolest Small Towns

Highway 1 near Cayucos, Calif. (Amanda Friedman)
Jacksonville, Ore. (John Clark)
Maison Des Amis B&B in Breaux Bridge, La. (Chris Granger)
Main Street in Lexington, Va., lined with 19th-century storefronts. (Courtesy Nathan Beck)
Tubac, Ariz., and the Santa Rita Mountains. (Jeff Topping/The New York Times/Redux)
Route of the Hiawatha, a trail outside Wallace, Idaho. (Tegra Nuess)
Our Bookshop, one of Saugerties, N.Y.,'s three bookstores. (Brad DeCecco/
Breakwater Lighthouse in Rockland, Maine. (Courtesy rpjwalter/myBudgetTravel)
Artist Mark Benesh's version of American Gothic, on a barn outside Mount Vernon, Iowa. (Sandy Dyas)
Central Avenue in Whitefish, Mont. (Janie Osborne)
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