Vorarlberg is the wastmaist federal-state (Land) of Austria. Although it is the seicont smawest in terms o aurie (Vienna is the smawest) an population (Burgenland is less populatit), it borders three kintras: Germany (Bavarie an Baden-Württemberg via Lake Constance), Swisserland (Graubünden an St. Gallen) an Liechtenstein. The anerlie Austrian federal state that shares a border wi Vorarlberg is Tyrol tae the east.
The caipital o Vorarlberg is Bregenz (28,000 inhabitants), although Dornbirn (45,000 inhabitants) an Feldkirch (30,000 inhabitants) are lairger ceeties in terms o population. Vorarlberg is destinct in that it is the anerlie province in Austrick that does no speak an Austro-Bavarie an aw, but rather an Alemannic dialect; it tharefore culturally haes hintle mair in common wi its Alemannic-speakin neebours Swisserland, Liechtenstein an Swabie than wi Bavarie an the rest o Austrick.