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Çeşme, Turkey a coastal Turkish town with houses in regional style and an Ottoman Castle.
The alpine town of Davos in the Swiss Alps.
Reading, England, is a large town which has unsuccessfully tried to become a city.
The historical town of Skalica in Slovakia.

A town is a human settlement larger than a village but smaller than a city. The size definition for what constitutes a "town" varies considerably in different parts of the world.


Town sections
Intro   Origin and use    Age of towns scheme    By country   See also  Notes  References  External links  

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