Faroe Islands, Denmark
Streymoy’s largest city, Tórshavn, rarely reached a population of higher than 100 until this past century, when the number of people exploded to nearly 13,000. That’s over half the population of an island (situated between Iceland and Scotland) that spans 144 square miles -- of course, there are far more puffins on the island then there are people. The rest of the human inhabitants live in tiny hamlets nestled along the dramatic, craggy coastline, which looks like if someone did a live-action version of How to Train Your Dragon (note: some frustrated director somewhere is probably already thinking of doing this).
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