World’s Most Colourful Places

Ever heard of rainbow cities, or VIBGYOR towns? If you haven’t, then this one is for you – world’s most colourful cities and places. A must read for the ones, who would never want to venture out of fairytales. Not willingly. 


La Boca, Buenos Aires

Photo Courtesy – Luis Argerich

Red Square, Moscow

Photo Courtesy –

Balat, Istanbul

Photo Courtesy – CNN

Rio de Janeiro

Photo Courtesy – Ben Tubby

Florence, Italy

Photo Courtesy – sherseydc


Photo Courtesy – Fulvio

Izamal, Mexico

Photo Courtesy – Adam Jones, Ph.D.

Bo Kaap, Cape Town

Photo Courtesy – Stephanjvv

Juzcar, Spain

Photo Courtesy – panoramio

Willlemstad, Curacao

Photo Courtesy – Roger Wollstadt

Cinque Terre, Italy

Photo Courtesy – placesmustseen

Jodhpur, India

Photo Courtesy – cheapairetickets

Valpraiso, Chile

Photo Courtesy –

St John’s, Newfoundland

Photo Courtesy – downtownstjohns

Old San Juan, Puerto Rico

Photo Courtesy – perfectweddingguide

And like this big, colourful world that’s open to anyone nomadic, this list is open too. If you know of a place, that must figure here, write to me. Put down a comment below to see your entry up here (will credit it to you, of course!).

Photos are also welcome 🙂

About the curator 


Shikha Gautam loves to play with steering wheels, roads, words, flute and guitar among other things. Not necessarily in that order! You can contact her on twitter @ShikhaGautam