Most recent Liechtenstein blog posts
While sprawling metropolises are headline acts in Europe, there are plenty of smaller destinations which pack a big punch without the crowds
Travelling for work leaves little time to explore, travelling to catch up with friends can be hectic, but travelling with the intention of catching a sporting event is a different kettle of fish. Here are some sporting experiences you can try on your travels.
This week we were delighted to welcome another guest onto the show and were joined by Kieren from GotMyBackpack. Kieren has been blogging since the start of the year and talked to us about his first few months as a travel blogger.
Malta is an island with several fantastic cities, all brimming with history and culture. Here’s where you need to visit on a Maltese holiday.
Australia’s Gold Coast hosted the Commonwealth Games earlier this year, but which other Commonwealth destinations are great for a holiday?
The Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty and One World Trade Centre are some of New York’s most popular attractions, but what does it have to offer away from the crowds? Here’s a look.
Eastern Europe is a hotbed of safe, lively and fascinating city break destinations which are, largely, unspoilt by tourists. Here are five of the best.
Whether it’s for survival, necessity or practicality - here are six essentials you need in your travel bag.
Cherries are one of the best ways to fight off the effects of jet lag, and here you can find out why…
September is here, and that means autumn is here - so check out these brilliant destinations that are perfect for this time of year.
Whether you like to decide between red, black and green on roulette or pull the arm of a slot machine, I’ve rounded up some of the top destinations for those who enjoy casinos.
From Iceland’s ring road to following the Danube - here’s a selection of the best road trips in Europe.
eurochange gave me the chance to try out their Multi-Currency Cash Passport in Amsterdam last month. Here’s what I thought.
If you’re looking for a coastal destination with plenty of sun, shimmering waters and an abundance of things to do, check out these fantastic destinations on the Adriatic Sea.
We might be approaching the last month of the summer, but it’s not too late to get in a last-minute trip to one of these awesome destinations for summer 2018.
Heading to Europe this summer? Then check out these awesome continental beaches.
Find out how to get to the Alpine nation of Liechtenstein from Switzerland and Austria by road, air and rail with this travel guide.
Riding on a National Express coach is one of the cheapest ways to travel around the UK - and it’s even cheaper when you have a Coachcard.
Belgium is the small package good things come in, and you will be in awe of what the country has to offer when it comes to having a fantastic holiday.
July - the perfect time to up sticks and celebrate the warmer months by going on a midsummer adventure. If you're looking for some July-themed inspiration, here are five awesome destinations you should visit, as suggested by travel bloggers.
I’d recommend Hamburg to any and every traveller – but before you get on the plane to Germany’s second city, see what you can get up to by watching my Hamburg vlog.
This week me and James discuss Steven Bartlett’s claim that university is a scam, my recent trip to Gdansk, Poland and debate whether success is down to luck or hard work.
Whether you’re passionate about skiing or simply eager to try something new, turn your beloved ski skiing holiday into a ski season by partaking in one of We Are Sno’s ski instructor internships.
Episode two of the Travelling Tom Podcast with Chris O’Hare and Gabs Gratrix, who will be taking on a 100,000-kilometre bike ride through 60 countries crossing all seven continents – just 10 days after Gab’s officially completes her treatment for breast cancer.
From the Land of Fire and Ice to Russia’s Venice of the North, here are the best places to celebrate the summer solstice in Europe.
Here are five nations competing at the FIFA World Cup which could be potential destinations for your next trip.
It’s been a few months in the making, but today I am delighted to release and share with you The Travelling Tom Podcast!
With the rise of budget travel taking Europe by storm, is one of the continent’s most expensive holidays about to get cheaper?
Ear care company Earex sent me a nice, little travel package last week.
Monaco may be the world’s second smallest country, but it’s a fantastic holiday destination.
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Liechtenstein is a micronation in central Europe, bordered by Switzerland to the west and Austria to the east. It is also a principality, headed by Prince Hans-Adam II, but although the prince retains some powers there is a traditional government in place, led by Prime Minister Adrian Hasler.
It is one of the world’s most wealthy countries and has been listed by the CIA as having the highest GDP per capita. Much of its citizens’ wealth can be attributed to its status as a tax haven. Liechtenstein is named after its original ruling family, who first gained the fief of Vaduz in the 17th century.
Did you know?
Liechtenstein has no army and maintained neutrality throughout both world wars.
The national anthem of Liechtenstein, "Oben am jungen Rhein" ("High on the young Rhine") uses the same melody as the United Kingdom's national anthem, "God save the Queen."
Liechtenstein is the world's leading manufacturer of false teeth. Based in Schaan, a company called Ivoclar Vivadent makes 20% of total false teeth sales worldwide each year.
You can rent the entire country for $70,000 per night, for a minimum of two nights.
Women only got the right to vote in national elections Liechtenstein in 1984, after a male-only referendum turned out a 51.3% result in favour of the change. Despite that, women still couldn't vote in local elections until that was overturned in 1986.