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The tiny principality of Liechtenstein is wedged between Switzerland and Austria in the Alps. It’s a mountain paradise that offers phenomenal skiing in winter and hiking in summer. Liechtenstein also offers a favorable banking regulations and a lax tax code making it a tax haven within Europe. Most tourists come as a day trip from neighboring Switzerland or on a weekend getaway from Germany.

If you’re a country collector, Liechtenstein is a ‘must get’ country. It’s one of Europe’s smallest independent states, but it packs a big punch and there’s plenty here for visitors to enjoy. The country has some fine museums, public art and interesting architecture in the capital of Vaduz, and world-class cultural performances take place around the year. Fine dining options are plentiful in the capital and in some of the small villages nearby. Liechtenstein makes a unique destination in the Alps.