For anyone dreaming of a simple life, you may want to consider moving to Giethoorn, Netherlands. This idyllic village has no roads, and the only access is by water over the many beautiful canals or on foot over its wooden arch bridges.
Trakai Castle, Lithuania ~ Trakai Castle is located on an island on the shores of Lake Galve. It is completely surrounded by the water of five lakes in this national park. It’s the only castle surrounded by water in all of Eastern Europe.