Vaduz Journals

Liechtenstein (another country visited!)

A July 2004 trip to Vaduz by ggcahill

the main street. Photo, Vaduz, Liechtenstein More Photos
Quote: A whistle stop on our lightning tour of Europe and a chance to add one more country to our list of destinations.

Liechtenstein (another country visited!)

Overview

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Go to the post office to get your passport stamped. Why? Well, you can go through most of Europe without any passport entries. How disappointing is that?

Quick Tips:

Have a look for postcards and souvenirs. Given that Liechtenstein is so small, you might find a unique souvenir as a reminder. It might also be a good place to send a postcard (get a postage stamp to go with the passport entry)!

Best Way To Get Around:

Walking! You can do the length of the mall fairly quickly, and you need to walk along the mall to get to the post office.

Passport Stamped!

Story/Tip

the main street. Photo, Vaduz, Liechtenstein
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Liechtenstein is a very small county in south central Europe, in the Alps between Austria and Switzerland. It’s famous for skiing and being a money center. Vaduz is the capital, and Ruggell, Triesen, and Malbun are three popular cities. Liechtenstein is very much tied to Switzerland, so if you can't find information listed under Liechtenstein, look under Switzerland. We stopped at Liechtenstein for a leg stretch, toilet break, and a snack. The day we visited, the male public toilets were out of order. The hour or so spent in Vaduz was quite long enough to get our passports stamped, buy some postcards, and have a drink. Vaduz had little to offer otherwise. There is a castle (palace?) on top of th...Read More