Unique Travel Destinations in Europe

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European continent is a home to many great countries. Almost everyone knows about large countries located in Europe. For example, countries like Germany, Russia, Spain, United Kingdom, Italy and France. However, in Europe there are some countries that most people probably have not heard of before. For example, countries like Montenegro, Luxemburg, Malta, Lichtenstein and San Marino. All of those countries are extremely small. The population in those countries is under one million people and in San Marino and Lichtenstein the population is under fifty thousand people.

Montenegro

Republic of Montenegro is a small Mediterranean country located in the southeastern Europe and has a coast on the Adriatic sea. The population of the Republic of Montenegro is about seven hundred thousand people. The official language of Montenegro is Montenegrin. The currency of Montenegro is euro. Montenegro is a great tourist destination and has majority of the economy based on tourism. The capital of the Republic of Montenegro is called Podgorica. The population of the city Podgorica is about one hundred and seventy thousand people, which is approximately one forth of the population of the whole country. Since most of the economy of Montenegro is based on tourism, the country has a lot of great and high quality beach resorts. Beautiful nature and historical architecture attract a lot of tourists also. In Montenegro there are many unique historical churches, monasteries and other historical buildings. Over all Republic of Montenegro is a great vacation destination with beautiful beaches, unique nature, historical architecture and great cuisine.

Ulcinj, Velika Plaza

Further information:

Visit Montenegro
Montenegro WikiTravel
Montenegro Tourism Office

Luxembourg

Grand Duchy of Luxembourg is a small country located in western Europe. Luxembourg is ruled by the Grand Duke, which makes Luxembourg the world’s only remaining sovereign Grand Duchy. The population of Luxembourg is about five hundred thousand people. The official languages of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg are German, French and Luxembourgish. The currency of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg is euro. Most of the economy of the country is based on three sectors: industrial, finance and agriculture. However tourism still plays an important role on the economy of the country. The capital of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg is called Luxembourg City. The population of Luxembourg City is about ninety thousand people. Beautiful nature and historical architecture attract a lot of tourists to the country. In Luxembourg there are many unique historical churches, monasteries, castles and other historical buildings that were built hundreds of years ago. In Luxemburg City there are a lot of very old and very beautiful historical architecture that goes back to the early middle ages. Over all Grand Duchy of Luxembourg is a great vacation destination with beautiful nature, great cuisine and a lot of unique historical architecture.

luxembourg

Further information:

Rent Rooms and Studios in Luxembourg
Hotels in Luxembourg
Luxembourg City Tourism Office

Malta

Republic of Malta is an archipelago nation of seven islands located in the southern European areas of the Mediterranean sea. The population of Malta is about four hundred thousand people. The official languages of the Republic of Malta are Maltese and English. The currency of the Republic of Malta is euro. Malta is a great tourist destination and has majority of the economy based on tourism. The capital of the Republic of Malta is called Valletta. The population of the city Valletta is about six thousand people. Since most of the economy of Malta is based on tourism, the country has a lot of great and high quality beach resorts. Beautiful nature and historical architecture attract a lot of tourists also. In Malta there are many unique historical churches, monasteries and other historical buildings that were built hundreds of years ago. The city of Valletta has a lot of very old and very beautiful historical Baroque architecture. Over all Republic of Malta is a great vacation destination with beautiful beaches, great cuisine and a lot of unique historical architecture.

Malta

Further information:

Visit Malta
Lonely Planet Malta
Malta TripAdvisor

San Marino

Republic of San Marino is a very small country in the Apennine mountains. San Marino is the oldest sovereign state and constitutional republic in the world, because it was founded on 3 September 301.The population of San Marino is about thirty thousand people. The official language of the Republic of San Marino is Italian. The currency of the Republic of San Marino is euro. Malta is a great tourist destination and has majority of the economy based on tourism. The capital of the Republic of San Marino is called City of San Marino. The population of City of San Marino is about five thousand people. Since most of the economy of San Marino is based on tourism, the country has a lot of great and high quality resorts. Beautiful nature and historical architecture attract a lot of tourists also. In Malta there are many unique historical churches, monasteries, castles and other historical buildings that were built hundreds of years ago. The City of San Marino has a lot of very old and very beautiful historical architecture that goes back to many centuries ago. Over all Republic of San Marino is a great vacation destination with a lot of unique historical architecture, great cuisine and very beautiful nature.

San Marino

Further information:

Visit San Marino
San Marino Tourism

Liechtenstein

Principality of Liechtenstein is a very small alpine country in the western Europe. Liechtenstein is a constitutional monarchy ruled by the prince. The population of Liechtenstein is about thirty five thousand people. The official language of the Principality of Liechtenstein is German. The currency of the Principality of Liechtenstein is Lichtenstein Frank and Swiss Franc. Most of the economy of the country is based on the financial sector. However tourism still plays an important role on the economy of the country. The capital of the Principality of Liechtenstein is called Vaduz. The population of the city Vaduz is about five thousand people. Beautiful nature and historical architecture attract a lot of tourists to the country. In Liechtenstein there are many unique historical churches, castles and other historical buildings that were built hundreds of years ago. Since most of Liechtenstein’s terrain is mountainous, the country is a very popular winter sports destination. In the city of Vaduz there is a lot of very old and very beautiful historical architecture that goes back to many centuries ago. Over all Principality of Liechtenstein is a great vacation destination with great cuisine, beautiful nature and a lot of unique historical architecture.

castle-liechtenstein

Further Information:

Lichtenstein Tourism
Lichtenstein Tours

European continent is a very unique place. A lot of European countries have very long and interesting history.

Almost all European counties have some historical architecture left from centuries ago. In many parts of Europe there are historical ruins of great, well known civilizations like Roman, ancient Greek or Byzantine. That’s probably why so many European countries are popular travel destinations to millions of people from all over the world. However, unfortunately not so many people know about small European countries like Montenegro, Luxemburg, Malta, Lichtenstein and San Marino. After all, all those five countries are as old and as beautiful as their big neighboring countries. Montenegro, Luxemburg, Malta, Lichtenstein and San Marino are definitely great alternatives to more famous European travel destinations like Germany, France, Spain or Switzerland. All of those five countries probably will become more and more famous and popular in the future. However, in the mean time Montenegro, Luxemburg, Malta, Lichtenstein and San Marino are still unique travel destinations.