ON THE TRAIL LIECHTENSTEIN
National Geographic Traveller India|July - August 2021
Discover the highlights of the microstate by hiking the newly launched, 75-kilometre Liechtenstein Trail 
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GUTENBERG CASTLE

Start in the south, where the first notable landmark on the route is Gutenberg Castle, looming large over the town of Balzers from its hilltop perch. The romantic-style, whitestone fortress was built in the 13th century as a private abode for wealthy barons, but now even the thriftiest of travelers can enter its grounds free of charge. Gutenberg is one of five strongholds on the trail, despite the fact that Liechtenstein is one of the few countries in the world without its own army. Balzers.li

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